City Lit Blog

Art, design, drama and music and shows and events 2017

Story added 10th Apr 2017

City Lit fine art exhibition, Espacio Gallery, 2016

Join us this summer across central London venues and at City Lit to celebrate the talent and breadth of student work including animation, basketry, ceramics, drama, film, fine art, jewellery, music, photography, printmaking, sculpture and more…

JUNE

City Lit year of figure and portrait, 20 - 23 June 2017
RK Burt Gallery, 57-61 Union St, London SE1 1SG 

City Lit ceramics diploma, 28 June - 1 July 2017 (Private view 28 June)
New Designers Part 1, Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH
Please note the private view is organised by the New Designers and tickets are restricted.

JULY

City Lit ceramics diploma, 5 - 8 July 2017, (Private view Tuesday 4 July 18:00-20:00)
Candid Arts Trust, 2 Torrent Street, London EC1V 1NQ

Focus on sculpture, (various workshops and talks), 8-29 July 2017
City Lit, 1-10 Keeley Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 4BA

Photography, 29 July - 18 August 2017 (Private view Saturday 29 July, 16:30 - 18:00)
City Lit, 1-10 Keeley Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 4BA (third floor lounge)
City Lit Photography Studio, 9 Kean Street, London, WC2B 4AY

Jewellery, 6 - 9 July, (Private view Thursday 6 July 17:00-20:00)
Brick Lane Compact Boutique, '234 Brick Lane', 234, Brick Lane, London E2 7EB

Piano students of Petros Moschos, Debussy, Préludes Book I, 2 July 2017, 3.00 pm
Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London WC1N 1AZ 

Jazz and pop singing, City Lit a cappella directed by Della Rhodes, Wednesday 5 July 2017 (19:30)
Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church, 235 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8EP

City Lit Choirs, dir. Richard Hartley Wilson, Friday 7 July 2017
St George’s Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury Way WC1A 2HR

City Lit basketry, 11 - 15 July 2017, (Private view Tuesday 11 July 18:00-20:00)

Craft Central, 33-35 St. John’s Square, London EC1M 4DS 

Ink! City Lit printmaking, 11 - 21 July 2017, (Private view Thursday 13 July 18:00-20:00)
RK Burt Gallery, 57-61 Union St, London SE1 1SG 

City Lit sculpture, 17 - 23 July, 12:00 - 17:00 (Private view Thursday 20 July, 18:00 - 21:00) 
Crypt Gallery, Euston Road, London NW1 2BA 

City Lit fine art, 18 - 23 July (Private view Thursday 20 July)
Espacio Gallery, 159 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 7DG 

Twelfth Night by Shakespeare, City Lit Theatre Company, 20 - 22 July (19:30)
John Lyon’s Theatre, City Lit, 1-10 Keeley Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 4BA

AUGUST

Flicks animation and film, Thursday 3 August 2017 (18:00 - 22:00)
Cinema museum, 2 Dugard Way, Lambeth, London SE11 4TH

Terry Riley’s In C - live performance. Wednesday 9 August 2017, 20:00
City Lit Café, City Lit 1-10 Keeley Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 4BA