May 2016

Comix Creatrix
Friday 5th February 2016 - Sunday 15th May 2016

Comix Creatrix

Discover the rich and innovative world of comic creation in this unique exhibition of 100 women comic artists. The original artwork cuts across genres and generations – […]

Shojo Manga: The World of Japanese Girls’ Comics
Friday 18th March 2016 - Sunday 12th June 2016

Shojo Manga: The World of Japanese Girls’ Comics

Calling all Manga fans! The first major exhibition of Japanese Shōjo manga in the UK House of Illustration hosts the first major exhibition of Japanese […]

Bees for a Better World
Thursday 7th April 2016 - Sunday 15th May 2016

Bees for a Better World

The King’s Cross Visitor Centre is playing host to a new photography exhibition hosted with Global Generation. The exhibition celebrates local young people’s contributions to creating […]

Seven Kinds of Magic
Friday 29th April 2016 - Wednesday 24th August 2016

Seven Kinds of Magic

Seven Kinds of Magic is the inaugural exhibition of House of Illustration’s new Quentin Blake Gallery. Blake is one of the world’s foremost illustrators, children everwhere recognise […]

Jonathan Tuckey Exhibition
Thursday 5th May 2016 - Wednesday 18th May 2016

Jonathan Tuckey Exhibition

Step inside the world of interior architecture and discover the work of Jonathan Tuckey Design. Jonathan Tuckey Design is one of the UK’s leading advocates for […]

Aston Martin Owners Club
Sunday 8th May 2016

Aston Martin Owners Club

Discover the beauty of car design through the ages with the Aston Martin Owners Club. On Sunday 8 May, over 70 Aston Martins will be on […]

Making Waves
Wednesday 11th May 2016

Making Waves

Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled and registration has been closed. Professor Martin Hendry leads this informative and accessible lecture with a difference […]

Free lunchtime talk: Bees for a Better World
Friday 13th May 2016

Free lunchtime talk: Bees for a Better World

Support the bees! As part of the Bees for a Better World exhibition, the King’s Cross Visitor Centre is hosting a free lunchtime talk with the exhibition […]

Comica Comiket 2016
Saturday 14th May 2016

Comica Comiket 2016

On Saturday May 14th, House of Illustration partners with Comica.London to host Comica Comiket, a special event to mark the close of their ‘unmissable’ and […]

Free Dr Bike
Wednesday 18th May 2016

Free Dr Bike

Get your bike checked for free with Dr Bike. The monthly Dr Bike checks are provided by the London Cycling Campaign’s Cycling services team. These […]

Tots Tunes
Saturday 21st May 2016

Tots Tunes

These popular music sessions will get little and big feet tapping. Uplifting and energetic, the sessions involve learning songs from around the world and and combining […]

CSM Degree Show One
Wednesday 25th May 2016 - Sunday 29th May 2016

CSM Degree Show One

The CSM degree shows are renowned for boundary-pushing work. People flock to Central Saint Martins to discover fresh ideas from emerging artists and designers, and this year […]

A New Childhood
Friday 27th May 2016 - Sunday 11th September 2016

A New Childhood

With the perfect synthesis of typography, design and illustration, Soviet children’s publishing in the 1920s and 1930s revolutionised the picture book form against a turbulent […]

The Story of Punk Clothing
Tuesday 31st May 2016 - Saturday 11th June 2016

The Story of Punk Clothing

Previously unseen Punk fashion from one of the largest private collections of Punk clothing From King’s Road to King’s Cross: The Story of Punk Clothing […]

Start your own Punk Band
Tuesday 31st May 2016 - Saturday 4th June 2016

Start your own Punk Band

Calling all budding punk rockers! If you’re between 6 and 11 years old, then head to King’s Cross this half-term to take part in this fun punk-inspired music […]

Run KX
Wednesdays 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Run KX

This is a free running club meeting at King’s Cross. The 5km run is guided by seasoned personal trainer Martin Whitelock, and is suitable for […]

Run KX
Mondays 12:15 pm-1:15 pm

Run KX

Run KX is a free running club meeting at King’s Cross. The 5km run is guided by seasoned personal trainer Martin Whitelock, and is suitable […]

Run KX
Wednesdays 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

Run KX

Run KX is a free running club meeting at King’s Cross. The 5km run is guided by seasoned personal trainer Martin Whitelock, and is suitable […]

Mindful Flow Yoga by Candlelight
Tuesdays 6:30 pm-7:30 pm

Mindful Flow Yoga by Candlelight

Mindful Flow is a combination of flow yoga in graceful sequences alongside longer held postures. Certified yoga teacher Ariadne Kapsali leads the classes, which focus on breath […]