Back in 1957 Feliks Topolski was commissioned by the Bank of England to make some sketches of everyday life at its printing works in Debden. That's where all of their banknotes are still printed today.
This exhibition will include many of his original drawings and paintings, capturing the activity of people and machinery at the newly-built factory.
Craig has been to the Bank of England Museum before and written a review on his blog, which you might like to read before you go.
> Craig’s review of Bank of England Museum – “Everyone has a few CDs they keep secret from their friends (usually ABBA) they turn all the spines back to front so nobody knows they're a fan. Well this is my museum equivalent of that. People think that the Bank of England Museum is going to be a dull day out but if you're into Ye Olde London then there are lots of interesting pictures and paintings to look at. App… continued”
Magic Realism — Art In Weimar Germany – 30 Jul 2018 to 14 Jul 2019 – Magic Realism is an exhibition of paintings created during the Weimar Republic years, between World Wars I and II.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition – 19 Oct 2018 to 30 Jun 2019 – Wildlife Photographer of the Year returns to the Natural History Museum with this exhibition of the top 100 photos.
The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard – 7 Feb to 4 Aug 2019 – An exhibition of artist's postcards that have been used to highlight political and social issues from the 1960s onwards
Rembrandt — Thinking On Paper – 7 Feb to 4 Aug 2019 – An exhibition of 65 rarely seen Rembrandt prints and drawings to mark the 350th anniversary of the Dutch Master's death
Phyllida Barlow at the Royal Academy – 23 Feb to 23 Jun 2019 – The RA will be showing one of Phyllida Barlow's large-scale installations in the new Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler Gallery
Sorolla — Spanish Master of Light – 18 Mar to 7 Jul 2019 – The National Gallery will be putting on a rare exhibition of sixty works by the Spanish Impressionist painter Joaquin Sorolla
The New Londoners — British Library – 22 Mar to 7 Jul 2019 – An exhibition of photographs by Chris Steele-Perkins, who has captured families living in their London homes.
Find more exhibitions during June
Here are some more free events in London if you want a cheap day out
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