July | London Edition

Behind the Scenes at the BFI | BFI Southbank, Belvedere Road, Lambeth, SE1 8XT

25th July

The BFI is offering an exclusive behind the scenes look at how this cultural institution values and upholds television programming. From festivals to archives - curators, policy makers and programmers will take you through the process of keeping legendary shows alive and accessible to audiences.

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Paper Plants Mini Workshop | Cass Art Islington, 66-67 Colebrooke Row, The Angel, N1 8AB

13th July

If you are someone who loves having plants and succulents in the house (who doesn't these days) but just can't keep them alive (who can these days), we have the solution! Professional paper artist, Silvina De Vita, is hosting a workshop at Cass Art Islington to teach you this unique and creative skill that you can use to decorate your home, or give away as adorable personalised gifts.

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London Pride Parade | Starts at Portland Place, and travels southwards

6th July

Everybody say Love and join this years pride parade - 'a home for every part of London’s LGBT+ community'. London will be painting the town rainbow on Saturday the 6th to celebrate the people of the city, in all our wonderful diversity.

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Art Now: France-Lise McGurn - Sleepless | Tate Britain, Millbank, SW1P 4RG

    Now - 8th September

Expressive Glasgow-based artist France-Lise McGurn presents an immersive painterly exhibition, with 'works that spill from the canvas onto the gallery walls, floors and ceilings', looking to present the visitor with a intuitive portrait of city life - one of nostalgia, intimacy and dreams. These works are presented as part of 'Art Now', an initiative that looks to highlight emerging innovators in British art. 

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River Stage Festival | National Theatre, South Bank, London, SE1 9PX

5th July - 4th August

The National Theatre once again host a free annual festival out in the sunshine that showcases a great range of arts and entertainment events - from DJ sets to family workshops. This year, the festival is partnering up with The Glory, Shubbak Festival, National Park City Festival and Frantic Assembly.

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