Somerset House, located on the Strand and bordering the River Thames, is a stunning neo-classical building renowned in London as an important arts and culture destination. Hosting an array of events and exhibitions throughout the year, including open-air concerts and films, contemporary art and design exhibitions, and guided tours, there is plenty on offer all year round.
Hair by Sam McKnight – Embankment Gallery, South Wing
Wednesday, 2 November 2016 – Sunday, 12 March 2017
A beautifully exhibition that celebrates the 40-year career of hairdresser Sam McKnight, a man who has no less than 180 Vogue titles under his belt.
A mixed-media show, it opens with backstage videos from SS17 shows set in lightbulb mirrors and moves through some of the iconic fashion photography cleverly blown-up on to colouramas.