Explore Somerset House’s exhibitions and displays through our busy and diverse programme of workshops, tours, talks, seminars and film screenings.
Join us on a candlelit journey around the nine displays of Fashioning Winter to discover the stories behind winter sports and style, both past and present.
Booking essential, limited places. Tickets are available at the Seamen's Hall Info Desk 30 minutes before each tour on a first come, first served basis.
The culmination of the RE-Moulded project presents music and illustration created in response to the Somerset House soundscape by Sound and Music's Embedded Artist in Residence, Jacob Thompson-Bell. Be led on a journey through the building, experiencing a series of immersive performances of new music in hidden spaces around the site.
‘You don't need anybody's permission to create something great.'
- Massimo Banzi, TED, June 2012.
Based around a simple micro-controller board, Arduino is a tool that provides the opportunity to move beyond the limits of desktop computers in order to both experience and control more of the physical world. In this talk, Massimo Banzi, co-founder of the platform, will discuss how it is empowering a wide variety of audiences around the world. www.arduino.cc
Taking inspiration from our exhibition Chris Stein/ Negative: Me, Blondie and The Advent of Punk, we recall the era and craft neon pop-ups of our names and favourite lyrics to a soundtrack of the times. For families with accompanied children aged 6-12.