Calendar

Showing a week of what's on from

Sunday 26 April 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

2 April 2015 - 26 April 2015

From mugshots to microscopes and surveillance to stains, this installation investigates the traces we all leave behind.

Discussion

Fully booked

Sunday 26 April

15:00-16:30

Shortlisted authors for the Wellcome Book Prize in conversation.

Monday 27 April 2015

Galleries closed on Monday. Library, shop and cafe are open.

Tuesday 28 April 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

28 April 2015 - 4 May 2015

A deep sea video installation by Mariele Neudecker.

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

28 April 2015 - 4 May 2015

A deep sea video installation by Mariele Neudecker.

Gallery event

Drop in

Wednesday 29 April

14:00-17:00

Thursday 30 April

18:00-21:00

Friday 1 May

14:00-17:00

A discussion about the different ways we can classify sex and a reflection on what makes an erotic or sexual activity fulfilling.

Thursday 30 April 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

28 April 2015 - 4 May 2015

A deep sea video installation by Mariele Neudecker.

Gallery event

Drop in

Wednesday 29 April

14:00-17:00

Thursday 30 April

18:00-21:00

Friday 1 May

14:00-17:00

A discussion about the different ways we can classify sex and a reflection on what makes an erotic or sexual activity fulfilling.

Friday 01 May 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

28 April 2015 - 4 May 2015

A deep sea video installation by Mariele Neudecker.

Installation

1 May 2015 - 4 May 2015

Andy Field's interactive installation explores power failures and alternative ways of operating in difficult circumstances.

Installation

1 May 2015 - 4 May 2015

A meditation and slide show created by Sheila Ghelani.

Performance

Ticketed

Friday 1 May

19:15-20:00

20:30-21:15

21:45-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

Sunday 3 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

Monday 4 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

A not-to-be-missed ‘in the dark’ audio performance from the creative thinking foundation PARS.

Workshop

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-23:00

Saturday 2 May

13:00-18:00

Sunday 3 May

13:00-18:00

Monday 4 May

13:00-18:00

Enter into the Bacteria Light Lab.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:30-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-17:30

Create and ignite your own lightbulb filament while listening to a cluster of speaking lightbulbs hanging overhead.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-23:00

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Toe-tapping songs celebrating the joys of sunshine from an era when our relationship with light changed dramatically.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-17:30

An improvised dance that takes place within a growing exhibition of long-exposure photographs.

Gallery event

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Look inside yourself with technology that uses light to image and monitor the human body.

Film screening

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-22:30

Celebrate, explore and reveal the invisible moments, triggered by red light, in the everyday life of plants.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

20:00-20:30

21:00-21:30

22:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-13:30

14:00-14:30

15:00-15:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-13:30

14:00-14:30

15:00-15:30

Storytellers present startling adult tales and snippets of ancestral stories from around the world.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

20:10-21:35

Saturday 2 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Sunday 3 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Monday 4 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Travel through Wellcome Collection to see it in a new light.

Discussion

Ticketed

Friday 1 May - Monday 4 May

Join artists, scientists, writers and researchers for a series of 30-minute talks that promise to illuminate, sparkle and delight.

Gallery event

Drop in

Wednesday 29 April

14:00-17:00

Thursday 30 April

18:00-21:00

Friday 1 May

14:00-17:00

A discussion about the different ways we can classify sex and a reflection on what makes an erotic or sexual activity fulfilling.

Saturday 02 May 2015

Exhibition

20 November 2014 - 20 September 2015

Undress your mind and join us to investigate human sexuality at 'The Institute'. Timed tickets may be in operation at busy times.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition reunites a cross-section of extraordinary objects from Henry Wellcome's collection.

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition presents a range of ideas about science and medicine since Henry Wellcome's death in 1936.

Exhibition

26 February 2015 - 21 June 2015

Forensics: the anatomy of crime’ explores the history, science and art of forensic medicine.

Installation

28 April 2015 - 4 May 2015

A deep sea video installation by Mariele Neudecker.

Installation

1 May 2015 - 4 May 2015

Andy Field's interactive installation explores power failures and alternative ways of operating in difficult circumstances.

Installation

1 May 2015 - 4 May 2015

A meditation and slide show created by Sheila Ghelani.

Performance

Ticketed

Friday 1 May

19:15-20:00

20:30-21:15

21:45-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

Sunday 3 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

Monday 4 May

13:15-14:00

14:30-15:15

15:45-16:30

A not-to-be-missed ‘in the dark’ audio performance from the creative thinking foundation PARS.

Workshop

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-23:00

Saturday 2 May

13:00-18:00

Sunday 3 May

13:00-18:00

Monday 4 May

13:00-18:00

Enter into the Bacteria Light Lab.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:30-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-17:30

Create and ignite your own lightbulb filament while listening to a cluster of speaking lightbulbs hanging overhead.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-23:00

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Toe-tapping songs celebrating the joys of sunshine from an era when our relationship with light changed dramatically.

Workshop

Ticketed

Saturday 2 May

14:00-14:30

16:00-16:30

Watch and participate in scenes from Elizabethan plays to discover how darkness can be created in broad daylight.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-17:30

An improvised dance that takes place within a growing exhibition of long-exposure photographs.

Gallery event

Drop in

Friday 1 May

19:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

Look inside yourself with technology that uses light to image and monitor the human body.

Workshop

Drop in

Saturday 2 May

13:30-14:00

15:00-15:30

16:30-17:00

Celebrate, explore and reveal the invisible moments, triggered by red light, in the everyday life of plants.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

20:00-20:30

21:00-21:30

22:00-22:30

Saturday 2 May

13:00-13:30

14:00-14:30

15:00-15:30

Sunday 3 May

13:00-13:30

14:00-14:30

15:00-15:30

Storytellers present startling adult tales and snippets of ancestral stories from around the world.

Performance

Drop in

Saturday 2 May

16:00-16:45

Sunday 3 May

16:00-16:45

Twenty contemporary poets respond to American poet Jackson Mac Low's 'Light Poems'.

Performance

Drop in

Friday 1 May

20:10-21:35

Saturday 2 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Sunday 3 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Monday 4 May

13:30-13:50

15:00-15:20

16:15-16:35

Travel through Wellcome Collection to see it in a new light.

Workshop

Drop in

Saturday 2 May

13:00-17:30

UCL’s Malet Place comes alive with the power of light, with an open day at the Institute of Making and activities from UCL researchers.