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Join us at Liberty London's Alternative Fragrance Festival on Wednesday where we'll be talking to Odette Toilette about our upcoming exhibition Perfume: A Sensory Journey Through Contemporary Scent #perfumepioneers

Alternative Fragrance Events | Liberty London
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Take a look at the exciting game design coming to Now Play This next month, a three-day celebration of games and play from 7-9 April.

SEEN - Things to See in London
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A special exhibition of his work will open here on 21 April as part of the Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr - 2017 Exhibition

Martin Parr's outstanding contribution to photography - in pictures
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This May we continue to explore the realms and possibilities of virtual reality with an exhibition that will recreate one of the earliest displays of photography from 1839

Mat Collishaw: Thresholds
This year’s Summer Series at Somerset House with American Express presents a world-class line-up in the stunning surroundings of one of London's most iconic landmarks.

Opening this year’s Summer Series is Norah Jones, a singer and songwriter whose unmistakably unique sound weaves together the threads of several bedrock styles of American music: country, folk, rock, soul, jazz.

The nine-time...
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Norah Jones: Summer Series at Somerset House

Just announced | This year’s Summer Series at Somerset House with American Express presents a world-class line-up in the stunning surroundings of one of London's most iconic landmarks. Tickets go on general sale this Friday 24 March 09.00 [ Link ]

Full line-up: Thu 6 Jul - Norah Jones | Fri 7 Jul - Damian Marley | Sat 8 Jul - The Cinematic Orchestra | Sun 9 Jul - Goldfrapp | Mon 10 Jul...
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Our very own Spring Restaurant, Somerset House has been selected as one of Condé Nast Traveler's top London restaurants. Chef Skye Gyngell brings fresh produce and sustainable cooking to the fore - why not pay them a visit now that the season has officially sprung.

20 Best Restaurants in London
Illustrator Jennie Webber tells the story of her popular Wild Life Drawing classes. She'll be here with a host of exotic mammals for her next Family Workshop on Wed 5 April.

An art class that lets creativity fly
Discover more about our multisensory exhibition exploring the pioneering perfumers that have radically changed our perceptions of fragrance over the last 20 years. Opening this summer #perfumepioneers

Perfume: A Sensory Journey Through Contemporary Scent
'Firebag' is a series of photograms by Alan McFetridge made by the combustion of plant material in the heart of earth’s largest biome, the boreal forest. McFetridge is taking over our Instagram feed today, showcasing prints from the project, follow here: [ Link ]

A Syngenta Photography Award shortlisted artist, see his work in the exhibition Grow/Conserve until 28 March.
A large-scale art installation by artist John Gerrard in Somerset House's The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court on the occasion of World Earth Day.

Marking World Earth Day, the world’s largest environmental movement, John Gerrard: Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas) 2017 will stand as a symbol of climate change and modern society’s dependence on oil.

Commissioned by Channel 4 for Somerset House,...
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John Gerrard: Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas) 2017

It's Nice That caught up with Phoenix Perry on International Women's Day to discuss the changing landscape of gender equality in the gaming world. Perry's multi-player 'Bot Party' will be at Now Play This 2017 from 7 - 9 April.

Games designer Phoenix Perry on coding in a male dominated industry
A drawing class with a difference - try your hand at sketching one of these little critters at our next Family Wild Life Drawing class. Don’t worry – the skunks are very calm and used to humans so there will be no danger of them kicking up a stink!

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Russian photographer Elena Anosova shares the story behind her image of a frozen playground in Siberia. See her work in the Syngenta Photography Award Exhibition: Grow/Conserve until 28 March.

Behind the Frame: Siberian Playground
£10.00 / £8.00 conc

In association with Dartmouth Films, creators of our immensely popular Unorthodocs programme distribution expert Peter Broderick discusses the changing face of the documentary film industry.

With the rise of streaming, Netflix and the democratisation of HD cameras over the last ten years the world of documentaries has transformed. Scores of films are being made and new...
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Unorthodocs Special: An Evening with Peter Broderick

This April we'll be marking World Earth Day with a specially commissioned installation in our courtyard from artist John Gerrard, standing as a symbol of climate change and modern society’s dependence on oil. #WesternFlag

John Gerrard: Western Flag (Spindletop, Texas) 2017
Join us as we welcome debut novelist Mick Finlay who will be discussing his Sherlock-inspired crime novel ARROWOOD, followed by a Q&A and book signing.

London Society takes their problems to Sherlock Holmes. Everyone else goes to Arrowood.
The Afghan War is over, a deal with the Irish appears to have brought an end to sectarian violence, but Britain’s position in the world is uncertain and...
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Somerset House Book Club - Arrowood by Mick Finlay

"A place where things aren't always as they first appear" (It's Nice That) - now on display in the Syngenta Photography Award Exhibition: Grow/Conserve, until 28 March

Photographer Trent Davis Bailey documents rural American community The North Fork

The Fashion Research Network and Somerset House invite you to a lecture by Francesca Granata on her highly anticipated new book, Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival, and the Grotesque Body published by I.B. Tauris.

Experimental Fashion traces the proliferation of the grotesque and carnivalesque within contemporary fashion and the close relation between fashion and...
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Francesca Granata: Experimental Fashion Book Launch

Book your ticket for the third edition of Jennifer Walshe's Sound Salon at Somerset House Studios, where she'll be joined by Zabludowicz Collection's Maitreyi Maheshwari discussing the role of sound in contemporary art practice.

Jennifer Walshe: Sound Salon with Maitreyi Maheshwari