London

London is one of the most expensive cities in Europe. This is partly because of the strength of the sterling against the dollar, but also because of the cost of services such as public transport, parking and leisure activities. Rental accommodation is expensive but there is a much larger selection t...

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Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

14 Sept-14 Jan. The British Museum highlights the little-known Scythians, nomadic tribes and warriors, who roamed the plains of Siberia 2,500 years ago.  The museum's exhibition explores the story of...
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Basquiat: Boom for Real

21 Sept-28 Jan. The Barbican holds Britain's first large-scale exhibition dedicated to the New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat whose colourful and controversial career was cut short in 1988 at the ag...
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Dreamgirls

Until 10 Feb. The Savoy Theatre hosts a new production of Dreamgirls, 35 years after the original musical hit Broadway for the first time. The show charts the tumultuous journey of The Dreams, a yo...
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Sargent: The Watercolours

21 June-8 Oct. Dulwich Picture Gallery stages the first UK show in almost a century devoted to watercolours by the Anglo-American artist, John Singer Sargent (1856-1925).Described as "a triumph and re...
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Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition

13 June-20 Aug. One year shy of its 250th anniversary, the annual open-submission exhibition returns to the Royal Academy of Arts with more than 1,200 works on display in Burlington House. Academi...
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Queer British Art 1861-1967

5 April-1 Oct. The Tate Britain presents the "first exhibition dedicated to queer British art", with works from 1861–1967 relating to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) community.  ...
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Room

20 May-3 June. Emma Donoghue's stage adaptation of her award-winning book Room, based on the 2008 Fritzl case in Austria. The play shows how Ma (Witney White) her five-year-old son Little Jack (played...
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Australia’s Impressionists

7 Dec-26 March. The National Gallery showcases the work of Australia's Impressionists in the first exhibition of its kind in Britain. The show concentrates on four influential Australian Impressio...
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William Kentridge: Thick Time

21 Sept-15 Jan. London's Whitechapel Gallery stages a major exhibition of work by the renowned visual artist, filmmaker and director William Kentridge. The show includes six large-scale installati...
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Beyond Caravaggio

12 Oct-15 Jan. The National Gallery hosts Britain's first major exhibition exploring the influence of Caravaggio's art on the work of his contemporaries and successors. For several decades followi...
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Turner Prize shortlist 2016

20 Oct-2 Jan. The annual Turner Prize is awarded to an artist under 50, born, living or working in Britain, for an outstanding exhibition or public presentation of their work anywhere in the world in...
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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

12 Oct-22 April. Based on Mark Haddon's best-selling novel The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time, this award-winning production was adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Ellio...
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Painting with Light: Art and Photography from the Pre-Raphaelites to the Modern Age

1 July-25 Sept. The Tate Britain contrasts the work of British Pre-Raphaelites and Impressionists with vintage photographs, examining the connections between art and photography from the Victorian and...
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BP Portrait Award 2016

23 June-4 Sept. The prestigious open competition, the BP Portrait Award, represents the best in contemporary portrait painting, and this year's winner is Scottish artist Clara Drummond for her Girl in...
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Georgia O'Keeffe

1 July-30 Oct. Underlining the fact that there are no Georgia O'Keeffe works in British public collections, the Tate Modern describes its exhibition as a "rare opportunity to see over 100 remarkable p...
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Sicily: culture and conquest

21 April-14 Aug. Exhibition dedicated to the artistic and historical legacy of Sicily, an island described by the British Museum as a "cultural centre of the ancient and mediaeval world." Sicily's...
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Cyprus Avenue

15 April-7 May. David Ireland’s hard-hitting play about a deranged Belfast loyalist is set within the sectarian hatred of Northern Ireland. The story is centred around Eric Miller, a loyalist who beli...
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Pre-Raphaelites on Paper: Victorian Drawings from the Lanigan Collection

12 Feb-29 May. The Pre-Raphealite movement, founded in London in 1848, rejected what they considered to be the mechanistic approach first adopted by the Mannerist artists who succeeded Raphael. The Pr...
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Alice in Wonderland

1 Jan-17 April. The British Library celebrates the 150th anniversary of the publication of the Lewis Carroll children's classic Alice's Adventures in Wonderland with an exhibition featuring the author...
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Goya: The Portraits

7 Oct-10 Jan. The National Gallery presents 70 of the most important paintings, drawings and miniatures by Francisco de Goya (1746-1828), on loan from international collections. The exhibition rev...

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