February 2018

Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
Friday 22nd September 2017 - Saturday 10th February 2018

Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen

You’ll probably recognize his satirical and political cartoons. But this exhibition at House of Illustration is a rare opportunity to explore his lesser-known side as…

John Yeoman and Quentin Blake: 50 Years of Children’s Books
Friday 6th October 2017 - Sunday 4th February 2018

John Yeoman and Quentin Blake: 50 Years of Children’s Books

John Yeoman is Quentin Blake’s longest standing collaborator. This exhibition brings together their work over 50 years since the first book for both of them,…

Mystic Elixirs and Potions
Wednesday 29th November 2017 - Wednesday 28th February 2018

Mystic Elixirs and Potions

The sorcerers at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London have conjured up an Elixirs and Potions cocktail menu inspired by the 20th anniversary of the publishing of…

Harry Potter: A History of Magic
Friday 1st December 2017 - Wednesday 28th February 2018

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

Delve into a world of witchcraft and wizardry at The British Library This new exhibition takes you on a spellbinding journey through the magic and…

Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
Monday 1st January 2018 - Sunday 25th March 2018

Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification

In House of Illustration‘s fourth illustrator commission, Lucinda Rogers explores the tension between old and new, focusing on East London’s 200-year-old Ridley Road Market and a…

February at Waitrose Cookery School
Thursday 1st February 2018 - Tuesday 27th February 2018

February at Waitrose Cookery School

Learn how to make something delicious with the talented chefs at Waitrose Cookery School. Each class is themed around a different cuisine and classes vary…

Deconstructing Patterns at The Crick
Thursday 1st February 2018 - Saturday 1st December 2018

Deconstructing Patterns at The Crick

Art and science in conversation at the Francis Crick Institute The natural world is made up of patterns. Many we can see with the naked…

Skip Garden Seeds Festival
Saturday 3rd February 2018

Skip Garden Seeds Festival

The Skip Garden is BACK for spring Good news! The Global Generation’s Skip Garden is reopening after a winter hibernation. To mark the occasion, the Garden is…

Billy and Jack’s 24-hour supper club
Saturday 3rd February 2018 - Sunday 4th February 2018

Billy and Jack’s 24-hour supper club

Eat well. Do good Masterchef 2016 contestants Billy Wright and Jack Layer are challenging themselves to cook for a whopping 24 hours straight in aid…

Vitra Pop-up Sale
Thursday 8th February 2018 - Saturday 10th February 2018

Vitra Pop-up Sale

Design aficionados, clear your diaries! From 8th – 10th February, Vitra will be holding a rare pop-up sale on King’s Boulevard, King’s Cross. You can…

Fundamentals: The Way We Work
Thursday 8th February 2018

Fundamentals: The Way We Work

Join Oliver  Wainwright, The Guardian’s architecture and design critic, for this lecture series on architecture – The Way we Work This year’s Fundamentals debate series…

Spiritland x The Pickle Factory
Thursday 8th February 2018

Spiritland x The Pickle Factory

Spiritland x The Pickle Factory with Toby Nicholas, Hamish Cole & Josey Rebelle Has anyone had a better 2017 than Josey Rebelle? Spiritland have been hoping…

Granary Square Brasserie Pancake Day Race
Tuesday 13th February 2018

Granary Square Brasserie Pancake Day Race

The inaugural Granary Square Brasserie Pancake Day Race! This Pancake Day, head to King’s Cross where you can take part in the very first Granary…

Quentin Blake: Arrows of Love
Wednesday 14th February 2018 - Sunday 29th April 2018

Quentin Blake: Arrows of Love

Quentin Blake takes on love & romance in his latest exhibition Opening on 14 Feb, House of Illustration presents Arrows of Love, an exhibition of Quentin…

Soul Mates at Granary Square Brasserie
Wednesday 14th February 2018 - Thursday 15th February 2018

Soul Mates at Granary Square Brasserie

Who said three’s a crowd? Granary Square Brasserie has teamed up with Veuve Clicquot and friendship app Bumble BFF to celebrate relationships of all kinds,…

CSM’s Green Week Closing Lunch
Friday 16th February 2018

CSM’s Green Week Closing Lunch

Come and celebrate the end of a successful Green Week with Central Saint Martins at the Skip Garden! Green Week is a full programme of…

Spiritland presents: Luke Unabomber
Friday 16th February 2018

Spiritland presents: Luke Unabomber

The Unabombers have defined the sound of Manchester’s party scene for over two decades, and are now key players in the food and bar scene…

Adult Masterclass: Fashion Illustration
Saturday 17th February 2018

Adult Masterclass: Fashion Illustration

Fashion illustrator Montana Forbes draws inspiration from everywhere – from a rummage through vintage stores, film, music and art, individual styles and high street looks….

Stars in Their Eyes workshop & talk
Tuesday 20th February 2018

Stars in Their Eyes workshop & talk

Apotheosis, Illustration, Commemoration, from the Ancients to the 21st Century How and why did people get to become immortalised in the constellations? And what kind…

Fundamentals: The Way We Work
Thursday 22nd February 2018

Fundamentals: The Way We Work

Join Oliver  Wainwright, The Guardian’s architecture and design critic, for this lecture series on architecture – The Way we Work This year’s Fundamentals debate series…

February Canopy Market
Friday 23rd February 2018 - Sunday 25th February 2018

February Canopy Market

The monthly market returns for February, featuring Independent Label Market along all the favourites. Friday 23rd until Sunday 25th Feb. See who is trading here. Held at West Handyside Canopy…

Graphic Design: Made in North Korea
Friday 23rd February 2018 - Sunday 13th May 2018

Graphic Design: Made in North Korea

North Korea uncensored and unfiltered – ordinary life in the world’s most secretive nation, captured in never-before-seen ephemera. In House of Illustration’s latest exhibition, Made in…

Independent Label Market
Saturday 24th February 2018 - Sunday 25th February 2018

Independent Label Market

Following the success of their last appearance at Canopy Market, the Independent Label Market are back for a two-day residency on Sat 24 & Sun 25…

Design for Dance 2018
Wednesday 28th February 2018 - Saturday 3rd March 2018

Design for Dance 2018

A chance to see original dance pieces created by future choreographers, dancers and designers Design for Dance is a programme of original workshop dance pieces,…

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…

Moe’s Bootcamp
Tuesdays 6:00 pm-7:45 pm

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of…

Moe’s Bootcamp
Thursdays 6:00 pm-6:45 pm

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of…

Moe’s Bootcamp
Saturdays 10:00 am-10:45 am

Moe’s Bootcamp

Moe’s Bootcamp is a High Intensity Interval Training session based outdoors. The workout is designed to provide a high calorie burn using a variety of…

Meditation unlocked
Mondays 6:45 pm-7:35 pm

Meditation unlocked

No crystals, no mumbo jumbo. This modern meditation series with Meditation:Unlocked is a space for everyone to breathe and learn some practical techniques for mind optimisation,…