Another Kind of Life

Where: Barbican Data: 28 Feb – 27 May 2018 Info: Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day. Another Kind of Life follows the lives of individuals and communities operating on the fringes of society from America to India, […]

Big Mind: How collective intelligence can change our world

Where – The Royal Institution When – Tuesday 20th February Info – A new field of collective intelligence has emerged in the last few years, prompted by a wave of digital technologies that make it possible for organizations and societies to think at large scale. Gathering insights from diverse fields, including philosophy, computer science, and […]

An Afternoon with Jacqueline Wilson

Where: Southbank Centre When: Saturday 17th Feb 2018 Info: Part of Imagine Children’s Festival Hear bestselling award-winning author Jacqueline Wilson discuss her much-loved characters like Hetty Feather and Tracy Beaker, as well as her latest paperback, Wave Me Goodbye, her novel set at the start of World War Two. There is also an opportunity to […]

BBC Singers – S. Bach St Matthew Passion

Where: Milton Court Concert Hall When: Sunday 11th Feb 2018 Info: J S Bach’s St Matthew Passion in the edition Mendelssohn prepared for the 1829 performance he mounted in Berlin, and which heralded Bach’s renaissance. Mendelssohn’s grandmother hosted a salon that championed Bach’s music, his father collected Bach manuscripts, so it is no surprise that […]