All posts tagged: show

Scummy Mummies Book Signing

Join local comedians Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn at The Ivy House on Tuesday 11th July as they introduce their new book ‘Scummy Mummies’. This free event is hosted by Rye Books and will be a celebration of parenting failures, hilarious confessions, fish fingers and wine. ‘Honest, gutsy and laugh out loud…. Do your pelvic floor exercises before reading as you may pee your pants’ Kathy Lette 7pm, The Ivy House, 40 Stuart Road, London SE15 3BE.

MidCentury Modern Show at Dulwich College

Love Scandinavian and American Modernism, European Bauhaus, British, French and German Industrial? Looking for a huge range of prices and styles from the best in 20C design classics and modern collectables? Find it on Sunday 15th March at the celebrated MidCentury Modern show at Dulwich College. The show is backed by Elle Decoration that has been lauded as a top shopping experience by Time Out, Monocle, Rough Guide to Vintage London, Grand Designs and the London Design Guide. The main building at this show, Christison Hall, is named after McCollugh Christison, Secretary of the Alleyn Club from 1906 till 1967, and long time College and Estate Governor. The building was designed by architects Manfred Bresgens and Malcolm Pringle of Austin Vernon & Partners between 1965 & 69. It is a fine example of the uniquely British architectural Brutalism movement of the 1950s and 60s. No wonder so many architects and designers love this show. Come to this incredible light and bright building with its floor to ceiling windows, concrete buttresses and acoustic wall for anything from an original …