9 Unmissable London Exhibitions In 2017

From queer art to royal fashion, Soviet agitprop to sexy fruit paintings, London will be host to masses of amazing exhibitions in 2017.

Big retrospectives for Basquiat and Wolfgang Tillmans dominate the calendar, while the centenary of the Russian revolution brings not one but three major exhibitions to the city’s galleries that will cover everything from architecture to poster design.

Fashion fans also have treats in store: the 20th anniversary of Diana’s death gives the Royal Palaces an opportunity to display all the pie-crust blouses that made her the original people’s princess, and the V&A delivers a drool-inducing exhibition of Cristóbal Balenciaga’s work – a U.K. first. Diaries at the ready...