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Wall Museum, Bethlehem, Israel

October 2, 2012 by


Thanks goes to Shaking the Shadows from the Olive tree for this wonderful collection of images from the Wall Museum. It has been set up by Sumud Story House to convey Palestinian women’s stories and to preserve their oral history.  Location: Israel’s wall at West Bank of Bethlehem   Advertisements

EMP (Experience Music Project) Museum, Seattle, USA

July 10, 2012 by


The EMP Museum (formerly known as Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum) is based at the Seattle Center, just next door from the Gates Foundation Visitor Center and founded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. The building itself is pretty audacious, designed by Frank Gehry, and wholly not to my tastes, although the bravado truly appeals to me. What […]

Seattle Art Museum, Washington, USA

June 17, 2012 by


Seattle Art Museum had been on my radar for a while and didn’t disappoint, I can only cover parts of their extensive exhibits here but hopefully you’ll enjoy the pictures… Cai Guo-Qiang‘s – Inopportune: Stage One (2004) As soon as you enter the museum you’re hit with the installation pictured above. There are 9 life size […]

Very Inspiring Blogger Award

June 14, 2012 by


A huge thanks goes to Paula Acton for choosing us for a Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Paula contributed our recent post on Warwick Castle which was very well received, have a look at her lovely blog here. For me, the best thing about blogging is the people that you connect with and learn from & about. […]

Horniman Museum & Gardens, London, England

May 28, 2012 by


If there is one thing I’m learning from this blog it’s that there are plenty of exhilarating museums and galleries in the world. So far, this is the best one I’ve been to… The Horniman Museum is a little outside of central London at Forest Hill well and worth the journey. The history of the […]