London SE1 community website

Cecil Beaton

Preserving the Legacy

CANCELLED this event will no longer take place

This event is in the past. This is an archive page for reference.

Cecil Beaton was a British writer, cartoonist, diarist, socialite and Oscar-winning designer but he is best remembered as the leading portrait and fashion photographer of his day.
IWM exhibition, Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War, presents over 250 of Beaton's rarely seen wartime photographs alongside his personal diaries, drawings and work in film, showcasing material from IWM's own extensive collection as well as loans from all major British holders of Beaton's work.
Join the experts who have played a role in preserving Beatonís legacy including Hugo Vickers, Beatonís biographer and literary trustee, and representatives from IWM, Royal Opera House and National Portrait Gallery.

When
  • 7pm
  • £15 (conc £12) from 020 7416 5439
Where

Imperial War Museum
Lambeth Road, London, SE1 6HZ
infowhat's on @map

map
This belongs to

This event is in the past. This is an archive page for reference.
 
Keep up with SE1 news

We have three email newsletters for you to choose from:

We are part of
Independent Community News Network
Email newsletter

For the latest local news and events direct to your inbox every Monday, you need our weekly email newsletter SE1 Direct.

7,000+ locals read it every week. Can you afford to miss out?

Read the latest issue before signing up