City Lit Blog


'A Tempo' - Online Private View presented by Tenfold Art, Developing Art Practice course

As a result of their Developing Art Practice course 2019-20, students have created an artist group, called 'Tenfold'. Tenfold present their first online group show, created in response to the notion of a ‘return to the previous rhythm’ following the UK lockdown.

RAW22 - Foundation Art & Design Diploma Show

Don't miss the annual Foundation Diploma Art and Design Show. This year RAW22, at Espacio Gallery, showcases work by 22 artists, designers and makers as they conclude their year of intensive creative study.

In conversation with Dame Evelyn Glennie

We are delighted to welcome international solo percussionist and composer, Dame Evelyn Glennie, to celebrate her newest achievement of becoming a City Lit Lifetime Fellow. Join us on Friday 22 May 2020.

Yerma Flamenca, 2 - 4 April 2020, John Lyon's Theatre

The City Lit Theatre Company presents: Yerma Flamenca by Federico Garcia Lorca. A Flamenco musical drama adaption directed by Danielle Allan.

In conversation with Professor Dame Mary Beard

Join us as we welcome City Lit Fellow Professor Dame Mary Beard, for a special talk and book signing event. Dame Mary Beard is one of Britain's best-known Classicists - a distinguished Professor of Classics at the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Newnham College.

Jewellery Showcase

Jewellery exhibition from students on the 'Contemporary Jewellery' and 'City Lit Beginners' courses - 28 November - 1 December 2019, 1 White Conduit Street, Islington, N1 9EL.

This Play Will Solve Climate Change

Funny, challenging, heart-breaking and hopeful, 'This Play Will Solve Climate Change' explores what it is to be human in today’s changing global environment. Sat 14 - Sun 15 December, John Lyons Theatre.

Inaugural show '100 Portraits' at the new City Lit Gallery

This exhibition shows our 100 Centenary portraits; a celebration of people who contribute to making City Lit special. The photographs offer an insight into the wide range of learning possible at City Lit, from the skills and knowledge that tutors offer to the many talents that students develop.

Royal Hospital Chelsea and City Lit Photography Exhibition

A one-off photography exhibition showcasing the work of City Lit students and Chelsea Pensioners during a course held at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, Thursday 21 November 2019, John Lyon's Theatre.

Egyptology Day 2019

An opportunity to hear from experts and scholars about their work in the field of Egyptology, join us on Saturday 9 November for a varied programme for existing Egyptology enthusiasts and complete beginners.

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