July 2018

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…

Art installation: Somewhere in Between
Thursday 8th March 2018 - Monday 27th August 2018

Art installation: Somewhere in Between

Artists and scientists giving shape to intangible ideas In a new installation at The Wellcome Collection, four contemporary artists have collaborated with scientists to explore ‘something…

Illustrator in Residence: Christy Burdock
Friday 30th March 2018 - Sunday 8th July 2018

Illustrator in Residence: Christy Burdock

See the work of Illustrator in Residence, Christy Burdock Christy, a recent graduate of the Royal College of Art, describes her drawings as reflecting ‘the…

Illustrating the Animal Kingdom
Sunday 22nd April 2018 - Sunday 1st July 2018

Illustrating the Animal Kingdom

Tutor Sion Ap Tomos leads a hands-on ten-week course at House of Illustration to help you get to grips with drawing animals of every kind….

Workshop: Creating Picture Books
Tuesday 24th April 2018 - Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Workshop: Creating Picture Books

Ever fancied yourself as a children’s book author? On this friendly beginners’ course with author & illustrator Claire Alexander, you will learn the essentials of creating…

Quentin Blake: Voyages to the Moon and Sun
Friday 4th May 2018 - Sunday 30th September 2018

Quentin Blake: Voyages to the Moon and Sun

Cyrano de Bergerac’s 17th Century tale of space travel has been republished as a collectors edition by the Folio Society, with new illustrations by Quentin…

Enid Marx: Print, Pattern & Popular Art
Friday 25th May 2018 - Sunday 23rd September 2018

Enid Marx: Print, Pattern & Popular Art

Enid Marx (1902-1998) was a textile designer, printmaker and illustrator who, alongside her contemporaries Eric Ravilious and Edward Bawden, defined mid-century design. Best known for the fabrics she…

Darktown Turbo Taxi
Friday 1st June 2018 - Thursday 30th August 2018

Darktown Turbo Taxi

Artist Jonny Hannah lives by the sea in Southampton. However, he also resides in Darktown, a mysterious coastal town not found on any map and peopled…

Workshop: Pleasures of Illustration
Thursday 21st June 2018 - Thursday 12th July 2018

Workshop: Pleasures of Illustration

House of Illustration’s popular four-week course is back for 2018 A fun, gentle introduction to illustration, Pleasures of Illustration is lead by award-winning illustrator and educator…

Summer Love Film Festival
Wednesday 27th June 2018 - Sunday 15th July 2018

Summer Love Film Festival

Open air cinema on the banks of Regents Canal This summer, King’s Cross teams up with Everyman Cinema to bring you the Summer Love Film Festival. It’s…

Aurora Orchestra: Free Performance
Sunday 1st July 2018

Aurora Orchestra: Free Performance

From Memory, In Memory As a warm-up for their evening concert at Kings Place, the Aurora Orchestra will be treating listeners to a free performance…

Live Wimbledon Screenings at Summer Love
Monday 2nd July 2018 - Sunday 15th July 2018

Live Wimbledon Screenings at Summer Love

Love tennis? Love movies? Then you’ll love Summer Love This year, we’ve partnered with Everyman Cinema to bring you all the live Wimbledon action on…

Engineering King’s Cross
Monday 2nd July 2018 - Saturday 7th July 2018

Engineering King’s Cross

The ‘Year of Engineering’ rolls into King’s Cross in the form of a 35-tonne truck Titan II is the interactive technology truck that encourages children…

Free Dr Bike
Wednesday 4th July 2018

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…

Spiritland Legends: Kraftwerk
Thursday 5th July 2018 - Friday 6th July 2018

Spiritland Legends: Kraftwerk

Probably the most influential electronic band of all time, Kraftwerk’s legacy and influence resonates throughout modern music. Join journalist, author, DJ and all-round Kraftwerk obsessive…

London Craft Beer Festival
Friday 6th July 2018 - Sunday 8th July 2018

London Craft Beer Festival

On tap! From 6-8 July, Canopy Market is partnering with the London Craft Beer Festival to bring a mini beer festival to the weekly market. In…

Illustrating Carroll and Joyce
Friday 13th July 2018 - Sunday 4th November 2018

Illustrating Carroll and Joyce

British illustrator, author and teacher John Vernon Lord has been producing beautifully crafted illustrations for over 50 years. During his long career, he has been…

Hidden Tribes of King’s Cross
Monday 16th July 2018 - Sunday 30th September 2018

Hidden Tribes of King’s Cross

Ever wandered through King’s Cross and felt curious about the people that live, work and play here? In this stunning exhibition, award-winning Magnum photographer Chris Steele-Perkins…

Physic Garden Gin School & Dinner
Wednesday 18th July 2018

Physic Garden Gin School & Dinner

If you don’t know your juniper berries from your orris root, then it could be time to go back to school… gin school, that is….

Frame Fitness: Breakfast Barre
Friday 20th July 2018

Frame Fitness: Breakfast Barre

Start the day the right way, join Frame’s master-trainer Gede Foster on the banks of Regent’s Canal for a 60-minute barre session. This is a…

KERB: The Bucket List
Friday 20th July 2018 - Saturday 21st July 2018

KERB: The Bucket List

This July, KERB brings us the ultimate fried chicken adventure The Bucket List is back! Billed as London’s Ultimate Fried Chicken Adventure, The Bucket List…

Cubitt Sessions
Wednesday 25th July 2018 - Sunday 12th August 2018

Cubitt Sessions

This summer, Lewis Cubitt Square will play host to Cubitt Sessions, an electrifying live music programme. The programme spans classical music, immersive theatre, surreal comedy,…

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…

Twilight Gardening
Wednesdays 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

Twilight Gardening

Fancy relaxing at the end of a busy day and meeting new people while helping to sustain ‘the garden of a thousand hands’? Volunteers of…