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St Petersburg – Part.2 (12 August)

For our third day, the last one in St Petersburg, we went to an old artistic squat, Pushkinskaya 10, that also was the host of some activists of the secret-book-printing revolution ( 721 more words


Exploring LGBTQ Histories at the British Museum

I’m back at the British Museum, this time exploring their LGBTQ Histories in a new display in room 69a, Desire, Love, Identity. The exhibition draws on a couple of projects the British Museum has undertaken to unearth some of the hidden histories in… 572 more words

Hockney at Tate and the British Museum

Now is a very good time to be a David Hockney fan.  The Bigger Splash painter is starring in a major retrospective exhibition at Tate Britain, has a small but significant showing of his… 565 more words

Ghosts of Exhibitions past...

At work, we’ve been having a bit of a tidy up. I love a good old clear out, something interesting always pops up. This is what I found the last time I tackled the cupboards in our Learning spaces… 467 more words

The Museum of Transology

Of all the letters in the LGBTQ acronym, the ‘T’ is one that is quite often invisible (although the ‘B’ is also notoriously difficult to find too). 448 more words

'Extinction or Survival?' - new video resource for schools

We have a new and exciting resource to share with you today, created by 60 Year 3 children from Crab Lane Community Primary School in Crumpsall. 598 more words


Night in the Museum at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

You would be forgiven for immediately jumping to the conclusion that this post is about a film franchise starring Ben Stiller. It is not. There is a subtle difference in the title (for copyright reasons one wonders?). 524 more words