what's on

In celebration of Grinling Gibbons’ tercentenary, the Grinling Gibbons Society and many of our partners are hosting events across the UK, including exhibitions, concerts and talks.


Music, reception and talk

A Celebration of Grinling Gibbons

Thursday 8th September, 2022 / 18.00 – 20.15
St James’s Church, Piccadilly
As the celebrations of the Tercentenary for Grinling Gibbons come to a close, join us for Choral Evensong, Drinks Reception and Talk by Master Carver Anthony Webb at St James's Piccadilly.
V&A Conference

Grinling Gibbons and the Story of Carving 

Friday, 24 – Saturday, 25 June 2022 / 10.30 – 17.30
V&A - The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A South Kensington
International experts present the latest research on the carver Grinling Gibbons, exploring themes of materials, production and design in Europe, 1600 to 1800.
Talk and reception

Grinling Gibbons and the Country House with John Goodall

Tuesday, 21st June 2022 / 6.30 - 8.30pm (arrival from 6.00pm)
Drapers' Hall, Throgmorton Ave, London EC2N 2DQ