July 14, 2012 § Leave a comment

One of Ono’s Wish Trees

Chances are if you are reading this you didn’t grow up in the 1960s. But it’s a good bet that you know of Yoko Ono.

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Celebrating Britain at Selfridges

June 4, 2012 § Leave a comment

Summer 2012, without a doubt belongs to London. 

From the Queen’s Jubilee, celebrating Her Majesty’s 60 years on the throne, to the Olympics starting in July and all the festivities in between, London truly is the place to be.

And it seems the city is determined to celebrate all things British – out loud, and proud, with pomp and ceremony like only the British can do, with department store, Selfridges leading the way.

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Brains: the mind as matter

April 25, 2012 § Leave a comment

Warning: the following exhibition contains images and exhibits that some visitors might find disturbing.

This is what greets you as you enter into the Brains: the mind as matter exhibition at the Wellcome Collection.

With real human brains on display it’s a fair warning to the more squeamish of us – but if you can get over the gross factor it is well worth a visit.

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