Events to look forward to in London 2018
From fashion exhibits and flower festivals to craft beer events and building openings, London is full of events to look forward to in 2018. Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting events in London this year.
Frida Kahlo’s Wardrobe
16 June – 4 November 2018
Frida Kahlo’s Wardrobe fashion exhibit explores the vibrant outfits including traditional Mexican skirts, floral headdresses, and medical corsets. Besides Frida Kahlo’s clothes, this exhibition includes some of her photographs, artworks, and letters.
Royal Academy of Arts
Opens 19 May 2018
A New Royal Academy of Arts will open its doors on 19 May 2018. This two-acre campus will have new spaces with numerous architecture installations, projects by art school students, and much more. The poetic work of Tacita Dean will also see the light of day at the opening of the New Royal Academy of Arts.
Emily Allchurch at Sir John Soane’s Museum
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 – Thursday, August 16, 2018
The renowned artist, Emily Allchurch has a presentation of three of her works at the Sir John Soane’s Museum from May to August 2018 in London. She is well-known for recreating historic works in a contemporary style by using a digital collage of her photography.
Orchid Festival at Kew Gardens
Saturday, February 10, 2018 – Sunday, March 11, 2018
The annual celebration of the orchid will take place in Kew Gardens. The main focus of this event is on Thailand’s plant life. Expect to find colourful species in the tropical greenhouse and some of the highlights will include floating Thai umbrellas, Bang Pa-In inspired orchid palace and hanging orchid bouquets.
Craft Beer Rising at Old Truman Brewery
Thursday, February 22, 2018 – Saturday, February 24, 2018
Old Truman Brewery is hosting the popular Craft Beer Rising event, a three-day festival with 175 breweries from all over the world. There will be plenty of street food, DJ sets, and of course gallons of tasty craft beers.