November 6, 2014

Culture Calendar London – November


OFF TO FINLAND YET AGAIN. Oh boy, another month that went by without a single post. And yet again, it is time to pack my bags and fly over to Finland for a couple of weeks. Though, this time it’s mainly for professional reasons. I started managing an artist who I’m quite excited about, so my schedule is all filled up with meetings with record label people, video directors, photographers, booking agents and promoters. Fun times ahead!

By the way, we took the above photo back in September when we spent a few happy days at the summer cottage in Kivijärvi. If I remember correctly it was a supermoon night – the perfect setting to try out our new wide angle lens.


Pink Fairies @ Dingwalls
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm
Pink Fairies @ Dingwalls | London | United Kingdom
“From the Westway to the West Midlands and further beyond to Tyneside, the jungle drums have been beating for some time of late. But the suspense is finally over and speculation can stop. Yes, it’s[...]
Nov 9 @ 11:30 pm
Edward Steichen: In High Fashion, The Condé Nast Years 1923-1937 @ The Photographers' Gallery | London | United Kingdom
“This is the UK premiere of Edward Steichen: In High Fashion, The Condé Nast Years 1923-1937 which includes over 200 vintage prints, many on public display for the first time since the 1930s. Brought together[...]
Idomeneo @ Royal Opera House
Nov 10 @ 6:30 pm
Idomeneo @ Royal Opera House | London | United Kingdom
“War hero Idomeneo promises the gods he will sacrifice the first person he sees in return for a safe journey home. That person is his son Idamante. Anguished, Idomeneo prevaricates. The gods send a sea[...]
Meet Bryan Adams @ Waterstones Piccadilly
Nov 11 @ 1:30 pm
Meet Bryan Adams @ Waterstones Piccadilly | London | United Kingdom
“Wounded: The Legacy of War The photographer and artist will sign copies of Wounded: The Legacy of War, a collection of photographs and first person accounts from servicemen and women who have cheated death whilst[...]
Nov 12 @ 7:45 pm
A Midsummer Night's Dream  @ Barbican Centre | London | United Kingdom
“An opera singer, towering puppets, ballerinas and a performing dog…anything is possible when Russia’s most ingeniously creative director stages Shakespeare. Dmitry Krymov defies theatrical convention to conceive spectacles of scale, invention and wonder. He follows[...]
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm
The Rocky Horror Picture Show @ Royal Albert Hall | London | United Kingdom
“Royal Albert Hall and Apollo Digital present a screening of absolute pleasure! Relive Richard O’Brien’s sinfully twisted salute to horror, sci-fi, b-movies and rock music – a ‘sensual daydream to treasure forever’ – starring Tim[...]
Knife in the Water @ Barbican Centre Cinema 1
Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm
Knife in the Water @ Barbican Centre Cinema 1 | London | United Kingdom
“Roman Polanski’s 1962 story of sexual tension and rivalry, was his first feature film, its intense atmosphere heightened by Krzysztof Komeda’s landmark score. This showing marks the release of a definitive box set titled ‘Jazz[...]
Nov 16 @ 10:00 pm
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2014 @ National Portrait Gallery | London | United Kingdom
Portraits by some of the most exciting contemporary photographers from around the world.
Glare @ Linbury Studio Theatre
Nov 18 @ 7:45 pm
Glare @ Linbury Studio Theatre | London | United Kingdom
“Søren Nils Eichberg, winner of the prestigious Queen Elisabeth Competition and Danish National Symphony Orchestra’s first composer in residence, has won widespread acclaim for his orchestral and chamber music. These include his award-winning Qilaatersorneq (2001)[...]
Nov 19 @ 8:45 pm
Einstürzende Neubauten @ KOKO | London | United Kingdom
“Einstürzende Neubauten has become one of the few German bands to produce genuine, international impulses and they have had an inspirational effect on numerous other bands and art genres, spanning from dance theater, to the[...]
Lawrence Weiner @ South London Gallery
Nov 20 @ 11:00 am
Lawrence Weiner @ South London Gallery | London | United Kingdom
“Having exhibited at the South London Gallery in the group shows Independence in 2003 and Nothing is Forever in 2010, acclaimed American artist and reluctant pioneer of conceptual art Lawrence Weiner returns to the gallery[...]
Columbia Road Flower Market @ Columbia Road Flower Market
Nov 23 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Columbia Road Flower Market @ Columbia Road Flower Market | London | United Kingdom
“On Sunday the street is transformed into oasis of foliage and flowers. Everything from bedding plants to 10 foot banana trees are up for grabs. The air is intense with the scent of flowers and[...]
Echosmith @ The Barfly
Nov 24 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Echosmith @ The Barfly | London | United Kingdom
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Chris Stein/Negative: Me, Blondie, and The Advent of Punk @ Somerset House | London | United Kingdom
“On the occasion of Blondie’s 40th anniversary, Somerset House will showcase a series of iconic and previously unpublished photographs by Chris Stein, co-founder of Blondie, providing a behind the scenes look on life in the[...]
Britain and China: a creative partnership @ LSE New Theatre, East Building
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Britain and China: a creative partnership  @ LSE New Theatre, East Building | London | United Kingdom
“China’s creative sector is a field in which Britain’s creative industries can build a strong partnership if only we take the opportunity. Tim Clement-Jones is London Managing Partner of DLA Piper and Deputy Chair of[...]
Post Pop: East Meets West @ Saatchi Gallery
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
 Post Pop: East Meets West @ Saatchi Gallery | London | United Kingdom
“The exhibition brings together 256 works by 112 artists from China, the Former Soviet Union, the UK and the USA in a comprehensive survey celebrating Pop Art’s legacy. Post Pop: East Meets West examines why[...]
Nov 28 @ 11:00 pm
Young Marco & Horse Meat Disco @ The Nest | London | United Kingdom
“Dealing in what RA describe as ‘subtle and charming house music’, Young Marco’s passage to the forefront of the Dutch house and disco scene was a bit different to your average. An in-house designer at[...]
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