Hair by Sam McKnight
Exhibition
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A major exhibition celebrating the master hairstylist’s remarkable 40 year career, from the late 1970s to the current day. 
Lonelady, Somerset House Studios, Image by Dan Wilton
Somerset House Studios is a new experimental workspace for artists, makers and thinkers.
Lonelady, Somerset House Studios, Image by Dan Wilton
Exhibition
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Go back in time to the dawn of photography with Thresholds, a new virtual reality artwork by Mat Collishaw.
A la plage, 1974 by Malick Sidibé. Courtesy Galerie MAGNIN-A, Paris
Exhibition
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The first major solo exhibition in the UK of the late Malian photographer best known for chronicling the lives and culture of the city of Bamako.
A la plage, 1974 by Malick Sidibé. Courtesy Galerie MAGNIN-A, Paris
Florence To Noqturnal installation
Event
Somerset House Studios
An evening of installations, panel talks and performances.
Van Gogh Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear, Courtauld Gallery, Somerset House
The Courtauld is best known for its Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings, including iconic works by Manet, Degas, Monet, van Gogh, Gauguin, and Cézanne.
Van Gogh Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear, Courtauld Gallery, Somerset House
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Spring at Somerset House. Image by Kevin Meredith
Restaurant
Seasonal cooking from chef Skye Gyngell, formerly head chef at the Michelin-starred Petersham Nurseries.
RUSTIC: Simple Food and Drink, from morning to night by Fernandez & Wells (Hardie Grant, £20.00) Photography: Helen Cathcart
Café
Breakfast, lunch, charcuterie, cakes, coffees, beers and wines.
RUSTIC: Simple Food and Drink, from morning to night by Fernandez & Wells (Hardie Grant, £20.00) Photography: Helen Cathcart
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Opening times and prices
We're open every day except 25 December. Admission is free, though there’s a charge for some exhibitions.
Opening times and prices