Put your money away! Here are the week’s best free events.
If you fancy learning about your own vanity, the fragility of life and other existential crisis-inducing stuff, check out Collishaw’s latest work. It’s a wedding cake-esque installation that spins faster and faster before exploding into life; plus there’s a 3D projection of a worse-for-wear tree. It’s all about exposing our true selves. Deep stuff. Blain|Southern. Tube: Oxford Circus. Until Sat May 27.
Wild Weekend Celebrate one whole year of Woodberry Wetlands being open to the public at this weekend festival. Learn about the rare birds, butterflies and dragonflies that inhabit the space and join in with some lively debates. Woodberry Wetlands. Tube: Manor House. Sat Apr 29-Sun Apr 30.
So Fly Art First Show
Known for her gamechanging nail art, Sophy Robson has done the likes of Gwen Stefani and Kate Moss. She also runs graffiti workshops and is here exhibiting her work for the first time. Soho Takeover Gallery. Tube: Oxford Circus. Thu Apr 27- Sat Apr 29
This community festival opens on Friday with Roald Dahl’s ‘BFG’ at Rosendale School, with actor Mark Rylance coming along. Other highlights include ‘Moonlight’ at Brockwell Lido. Various locations. Fri Apr 28-May 29.