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Portraits of NHS heroes to feature in new art exhibition

“Will ‘Amanda’ become the face of recent history as new exhibition puts NHS Heroes at the fore, writes Christopher Walker.

  

Lockdown photos by homeless people shown in exhibition

An exhibition of photographs taken by homeless people during lockdown has opened in the churchyard at St Martin-in-the-Fields.

  

New film season at the BFI celebrates black women and their musical artistry

The BFI Southbank is celebrating black women and their musical artistry in their new film season, and features films with performances from Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Diana Ross, Whitney Houston and Beyoncé.

  

Lewisham and Greenwich Hospital choir to perform with P!nk and Rag’n’Bone Man at the BRIT Awards

Lewisham and Greenwich Hospital choir to perform with music superstars at this year’s BRIT Awards. The Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust Choir will perform with singers P!nk and Rag’n’Bone Man at the awards show on Tuesday, May 11.

  

‘People had to stand up for themselves’

The 1981 Brixton riots had a huge impact on Britain – changing views on identity, racism and culture. But why did they happen, and what is their legacy?

  

Tate Modern to celebrate avantgarde artist in exhibition in July

An exhibition celebrating the work of one of the most innovative artists of the 20th century avant-garde movement is to open at the Tate Modern in July.

  

Renowned street artist opens exhibition in Kensington gallery

An exhibition of paintings and drawings by renowned street artist Miss Van has opened at the Dorothy Circus Gallery in Kensington.

  

Wandsworth based music charity to live-stream concert over zoom

A music charity for young people based in Wandsworth is set to play a live-streamed concert over zoom on Friday April 30.

  

The Emery Walker Trust holds online talk on mudlarking

The Emery Walker Trust is holding an online talk by Hammersmith “mudlark” Jason Sandy, after he donated some notable finds to the trust.

  

The Africa Centre site displays artwork at headquarters site

The Africa Centre in Southwark has installed artwork on the hoarding at the site of its headquarters.

  

Lee Mead celebrates 40th birthday with special show

West End star Lee Mead has announced a special show at the London Palladium to celebrate his 40th birthday.

  

Goldsmiths students open exhibition in Deptford shop fronts

Goldsmiths students who are studying fine art and curating have opened an exhibition in shop fronts across Deptford.

  

The Old Vic opens applications for free workshops for 19-30 year olds in Lambeth

Applications are now open for The Old’s Vic Front Line, a series of free workshops for people aged 19-30 living in Lambeth.

  

Spring activities for Londoners provided by Elephant and Castle

Elephant & Castle is providing a range of activities for Londoners to enjoy this spring, including a new shopping area and a range of online events.