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2016 Summary - Art exhibitions and museums

Art exhibitions I visited in 2016 include:

Barbican: Strange and Familiar (curated by Martin Parr)
Barbican (Curve): Bedwyr Williams: The Gulch
Carroll/Fletcher: Neoliberal Lulz: Constant Dullaart, Femke Herregraven, Émilie Brout & Maxime Marion, and Jennifer Lyn Morone
Carroll/Fletcher: Manfred Mohr: Artificiata II
Carroll/Fletcher: Thomson & Craighead: Booby Trap
Chisenhale Gallery: Maria Eichhorn: 5 weeks, 25 days, 175 hours
Design Museum: Designs of the year 2015
Design Museum: Cycle Revolution
Design Museum: Designer Maker User
Guildhall Art Gallery: Martin Parr: Unseen City
ICA: Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2016
Long & Ryle: Mark Entwisle: The things we forget
Marian Goodman Gallery: Animality
Museum of London: Museum of Lost Sounds
Natural History Museum: Otherworlds: Visions of the Solar System
National Portrait Gallery: William Eggleston Portraits
Nottingham Contemporary: Michael Beutler
Nottingham Contemporary: Yelena Popova
Perspektivet Museum: The Believers
Rich Mix: Zealous X
Riverside Gallery: Haydon William: The Surgeon's Scalpel
Riverside Gallery: A sense of sound
Somerset House: Out There: Our Post-War Public Art
Somerset House: Art of Bots
Somerset House: Now Play This
Tate Modern: Alexander Calder: Performing Sculpture
Tate Modern (Turbine Hall): Philippe Parreno: Anywhen
V&A: You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966 - 1970
Victoria Miro Gallery: Alex Hartley: After you left
Wellcome Collection: Bedlam: The asylum and beyond
Whitechapel Gallery: Information Superhighway
William Morris Gallery

Other art/events that I can remember:
Frieze Sculpture Park
The Line
Lumiere Festival
Magic Lantern Festival
Sculpture in the City

Alex Chinneck: Fighting Fire with Ice-cream

God's Own Junkyard

Museums visited in 2016 include:
Centre for Computing History (Cambridge)
Newcomen Engine House (Dartmouth)

Natural History Museum
Science Museum

I also visited the following:
Charing Cross Station (Hidden London tour)
Crossness Pumping Station
55 Broadway (Hidden London tour)
Brighton Sewers
Millennium Mills
Euston Station (Hidden London tour)
Down Street Station (Hidden London tour)
London Gateway Port
Exeter underground passage
German Military Underground Hospital in Guernsey
Smeaton's Tower in Plymouth
Le Mont-St-Michel
Tower bridge (engineering tour)
The cave of the fairies
Rousse Tower
Fort Doyle
Le Dehus Dolmen
Little Chapel
Herm beehive shaped prison

I thought I'd seen less art in 2016 than previous years, but making a list, it seems perhaps not. I am surprised I didn't visit The Photographers' Gallery in 2016 though.

For comparison:
2014 Summary: Art exhibitions and museums, 2013 Summary: Art exhibitions and museums.