Here are just a few fabulous things to do & discover in London in June 2021.
Black Lens Film Festival Opening Night – 16th July, BFI Southbank
In partnership with Black Cultural Archives, Black Lens Film Festival 2021 celebrates new Black filmmaking talent with screenings and events. Kicking off opening night with “How to Stop a Recurring Dream” & Q&A with director Ed Morris and actor Ruby Barker – book tickets here.
BLFF2021 opens on 16th July and is programmed with various venues & events until October 2021 – find out more here.
Epic Iran Exhibition – The V&A – until 12th September
The V&A is one of my favourite London museums to visit and this exhibition, exploring 5,000 years of art, design and culture, is a must-visit. Epic Iran shines a light on one of the greatest historic civilisations, its journey into the 21st century and its monumental artistic achievements, which remain unknown to many. Book tickets, here.
Van Gogh Alive – Kensington Gardens – until 26th September
Hosted within a stunning, 25,000ft purpose-built venue in Kensington Gardens, you can dive into Van Gogh’s legendary world and view his work like never before. Combining incredibly detailed projections of his most remarkable paintings with digital surround sound and smells, this exhibition takes you straight to Provence in the south of France. Book tickets, here.
Taste of London – Regent’s Park, 7-18th July
Love food? Then this fabulous festival in Regent’s Park is a must-visit! Join London’s top restaurants and celebrity chefs with an array of delicious delights, plus, watch live cooking demonstrations, meet some of the capital’s leading chefs, & participate in masterclasses to improve your cookery skills.
Tickets are available from £23 – £73 which includes champagne, VIP lounge & 3 exclusive dishes.