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London this Weekend: Comic Convention, How To Be Single, Vogue 100 and More!

London this Weekend: Comic Convention, How To Be Single, Vogue 100 and More!

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    Feb 19, 2016   Author : admin

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This weekend in London is going to churn out the creative side in all of us. From the comic convention where superheroes exist to studying how the "selfie" generation came to be, it's all about art, fun and chill. See full list of activities to do in London below:

Super Comic Convention London 2016

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Your favourite superheroes are taking over the city this month of February! The London Super Comic Convention also known as LSCC returns to the capital this weekend at ExCeL London for extra doses of fun, geekery and of course, superhero getup. We expect everyone's going to be in their cosplay costumes as an onsite Star Wars exhibition is going to be in place for the event. Apart from the on-site attraction itself, the convention will also feature 50 pieces of never-before-displayed rare and original artworks by illustrators, Howard Chaykin and Tom Palmer. In addition, hundreds of comic-themed stalls will be there as well as guest speakers, signings, cosplays and more. It's definitely a weekend for the family. The London Super Comic Convention runs from 10:30AM this 20th and 21st of February. Tickets start at £18.50. ExCeL London One Western Gateway Royal Victoria Dock London E16 1XL

Watch Film: How To Be Single

“How to be Single” is a fun romantic comedy about single girl struggle in New York City. The film is based on the novel by Liz Tuccillo and stars ace actors like Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Alison Brie and Leslie Mann. See full article here, or watch the trailer below:

Vogue 100: A Century of Style

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Fashion lovers in London will get a chance to witness the Vogue 100: A Century of Style event organized by the National Portrait Gallery in collaboration with British Vogue in celebration of the magazine's centenary occasion. Expect to see an amazing range of photography commissioned by British Vogue ever since its founding back in 1916. Over 280 prints gathered from the Conde Nast archive will be presented at the exhibition as well as several international archives that showcase the story of one of the most influential magazines to date. While you're at it, wear your most fashionable clothes and snap photos as much as you can! National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place London WC2H 0HE

Watch Film: The Finest Hours

Based on Casey Sherman, and Michael J. Tougias’ book and following true events of a 1950s rescue mission at the sea, “The Finest Hours” is a adventure/drama film by Disney. Through some truly epic visuals and impressive cinematography reminiscent to some extent of Titanic – the film makes for a thrilling watch this weekend in the UK. See full article here, or watch the trailer below:

Performing for the Camera at Tate Modern

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Over 500 images will be showcased at the Performing for the Camera at Tate Modern exhibtion in London this weekend. The event will explore the ever-changing relationship between photography and performance, from the invention of the camera way back in the 19th century to modern day's "selfie". Photographic works of artists such as Eleanor Antin, Yves Klein and Yayoi Kusama will be displayed at the Tate Modern. In addition, collaborative projects between photographers, choreographers and mime artists will also be presented exclusively for the exhibition. It's definitely an artistic weekend! Tate Modern Bankside London SE1 9TG

MYC Writer: Elonah Bioneda

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