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Making Nature: How we see animalsPart of the Wellcome Collection's year-long exploration of our relationship with the natural world, Making Nature: How we see animals brings together over 100 objects to explore how humans relate to animals - a question that has captivated philosophers, anthropologists, scientists, ethicists and artists for centuries. Covering literature, film, taxidermy and photography, the exhibition will look at how we think, feel and value other species and the consequences this has on the world around us. The exhibition charts changing fashions of museum displays - from overstuffed cabinets in Victorian institutions to elaborately staged dioramas from natural history museums in the 20th century - alongside society's changing attitudes to nature. Further displays include Roger Fenton's 1855 image of an unnaturally upright gorilla skeleton next to a human one, an extract from Seal Island 1948 and Phillip Warnell's film installation Ming of Harlem: Twenty One Storeys in the Air 2016, which explores the story of Antoine Yates, who lived in New York with a tiger and an alligator.

 

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A major and fascinating cultural venue, the Wellcome Collection combines three galleries: 'Medicine Man', 'Medicine Now' and 'special exhibitions'. In addition you'll find the famous Wellcome Library, cafe, bookshop and a 'forum' to consider issues of science, health and human identity. The 1,300 objects on display show the great variety of considerations that these topics include. More about Wellcome Collection

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Making Nature: How we see animals  Hiroshi Sugimoto, Galapagos, 1980 (c) the artist and Pace Gallery  

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Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?This September, the Wellcome Collection presents the first major exhibition exploring the relationship between graphic design and health. Can Graphic Design Save Your Life? brings together around 200 objects to consider the role graphic design plays in constructing and communicating healthcare messages across the globe, demonstrating how it has bee2017-09-25T00:00:00+01002018-01-14T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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This September, the Wellcome Collection presents the first major exhibition exploring the relationship between graphic design and health. Can Graphic Design Save Your Life? brings together around 200 objects to consider the role graphic design plays in constructing and communicating healthcare messages across the globe, demonstrating how it has bee... More about this event
 
A Museum Of Modern NatureA Museum Of Modern NatureObjects highlighting the many different ways in which we connect with the natural world, selected by park manager Nick Biddle, shaman Rebekah Shaman, dairy farmer Robert Craig, the first British woman to climb Mount Everest, Rebecca Stephens and plant scientist Alistair Griffiths.2017-09-26T10:00:00+01002017-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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Why Music' The Key To MemoryWhy Music' The Key To MemoryAttractions & Museums, Tourist Attraction.2017-10-13T10:00:00+01002017-10-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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