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Start Date: October 26, 2018
End Date: November 08, 2018
Grab some shoulder pads, blast out some Duran Duran and get ready for a wicked 1980s themed Friday Late at London Transport Museum in Covent Garden.
Specially curated for the Museum’s Poster Girls exhibition, and with music, bars, special curator led tours, talks, 1980s style gaming, creative workshops and bonkers bingo, guests will be able to enjoy the Museum in a different way after hours.
Revealing subcultures, power dressing and passionate protests, highlights of the evening include:
The Poster Girls exhibition
Friday Late visitors can explore the Museum’s Poster Girls – a century of art and design exhibition which celebrates the often hidden contribution of female artists to the rise of the poster over the last one hundred years with over 130 original posters and artworks on display in the Exterion Media Gallery.
Poster Girls Talks
There is an opportunity to delve deeper into some of the themes of the Poster Girls exhibition during two illustrated talks taking place in October and November:
Talk: Poster Girls – a curator’s perspective
Thursday 11 October 2018
19:00 to 20:30
One of the co-curators of Poster Girls discusses the challenges involved in presenting the exhibition.
Talk: Poster Girls – history under wraps
Thursday 8 November 2018
19:00 to 20:30
The golden age of 1920s and 30s poster design will be explored from the perspective of the fashion of the times.
Friday Late: Power, play and politics, which is part of the Museums at Night festival, opens at 18:45 on 26 October and runs until 22:00 (with last admission at 21:15). Tickets cost £15 and concessions cost £12. To book tickets click here.
For advance booking information, call +44 (0)20 7565 7298 or visit their website.