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BY Culture24 09.08.2016

Thumbpots and roundhouses: Unravelling the mysteries of the Scottish Iron Age with the Whithorn Trust

The Whithorn Trust in Scotland was nominated in the community section of this year’s British Archaeological Awards. The trust’s Graeme Cavers explains why small discoveries can lead to the greatest...
BY Culture24 09.08.2016

Another side of the enigma: David Bowie's tour photographer on a new exhibition featuring unseen portraits

Denis O'Regan was David Bowie's long-term tour photographer. A new tour of 40 of his photos, including many unseen shots, shows Bowie in stadiums, deserts and inspecting his artificial eye ID Cover...
BY Culture24 08.08.2016

French Portrait Drawings: Ten works from the British Museum's upcoming exhibition

Taken from the British Museum’s French portrait drawings, a new exhibition illustrates the power of the medium between the Renaissance and the 19th century François Clouet, Portrait of Catherine de...
BY EUROPEANA 05.08.2016

Viva Rio!

In Europeana, you will find over 53 million artworks, artefacts, books, videos and sounds from across Europe. But our collections cover more continents than just Europe. So with athletes, media...
BY Culture24 06.08.2016

Archaeologists have found a plunge pool which could have been part of a healthy living fad in the late 19th century

A plunge pool could have been created during a pre-war period when people valued the health benefits of jumping into cold water A 17-month revamp of Delapre Abbey has struck upon a plunge pool for...
BY Culture24 07.08.2016

Public appeal launched to keep 18th century china and huge vase in museum collection

Some of the most striking china ever produced in Britain could be lost from public collections if a fundraising bid fails The Northumberland Vase - which could cost £50,000 at auction - is one of...
BY Culture24 05.08.2016

Photo-punk: Images from the Birth of Punk and a guitar attacked with an axe by the Damned

Images of the birth of the movement in the UK are as fresh as ever, say the photographers who first portrayed punk Punk fans in 1977 © Ian Dickson As well as 2016 being its 40th birthday, part of...
BY Culture24 03.08.2016

Object of the Week: An 18th century ivovy dildo hidden for 100 years in a Paris convent

Possibly French in origin and owned by a rich woman during the 18th century, this dildo stands up to inspection in the Science Museum's collection © Science Museum This “exceptional” 18th century...
BY Culture24 04.08.2016

A dozen delightful designs: Twelve of the best classic creations at London's Design Museum

The Design Museum is hoping the public will help raise the final £1 million for its new home by sponsoring their favourite objects. Here are 12 of the best Valentine Typewriter 1969, Ettore Sottsass...
BY EUROPEANA 01.08.2016

‘No bees, no honey; no work, no money’- an introduction to Scottish work songs

Work songs were commonplace in Scotland for hundreds of years and, whatever the activity, there would be a song to accompany it and match the speed at which it was being undertaken. These songs...
BY EUROPEANA 01.08.2016

Look at this woman! Judith makes history

A whole book is devoted to Judith as she is the embodiment of courage, self-sacrifice, and patriotism linked to female beauty. She has always captured the imagination of artists and her story has...
BY Culture24 28.07.2016

Object of the Week: The Jules Rimet trophy lifted by England after their 1966 World Cup triumph

The original World Cup trophy was stolen in Brazil in 1983. Now the England duplicate - created following security concerns - is going on display for one day only at the V&A © National Football...
BY Culture24 27.07.2016

The Odyssey: Florence Welch on the film accompanying Florence & the Machine's How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful album

Created with Director Vincent Haycock, Florence and the Machine's film, The Odyssey, is a seven-part accompaniment to the band's third album Crowds watching Florence and the Machine's The Odyssey at...
BY Culture24 26.07.2016

"He emanated grace": Bobby Moore's daughter on her father and creating a "beautiful, significant" artwork to celebrate the 1966 World Cup

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of England's World Cup win this Saturday, Bobby Moore's daughter, Roberta, has commissioned a sculpture of the former England captain by renowned Georgiana Anstruther....
BY EUROPEANA 25.07.2016

Maggy’s picks: new content in Europeana

In Europeana, there are over 53 million of artworks, artefacts, books, videos and sounds from across Europe. And we add new datasets on an ongoing basis. In this new series, we’ll present...
BY Culture24 25.07.2016

11,000 pints of beer: Museum launches appeal to save thousands of coins from political upheaval of 4th century

A hoard from a time of power politics in Roman Yorkshire would have been enough to buy 2,000 fish or pay a labourer for six years Finder David Blakey with the some of the coins from the Wold Newton...
BY Culture24 24.07.2016

Three axes were buried in a field in Wales in an Early Bronze Age ritual gift to the gods

A medieval ring, a 13th or 14th century brooch frame and a 16th century pin have also been declared treasure © National Museum Wales Back in the Arreton phase of the Early Bronze Age, around 3,500...
Maribor Museum of National Liberation 21.07.2016

Dragi Martin (Uroš Dokl)

Dragi Martin, Poletje je v muzeju. Hodniki so tišji, razstave se zdi, da počivajo, sodelavci hodijo po hodnikih mirneje, njihovi koraki so skoraj neslišni. Opazujem, kako spokojno diha hiša. Vsak...
BY Culture24 21.07.2016

Archaeologists have found medieval graffiti deep-carved into Lincoln Cathedral

Archaeologists will look to complete missing parts of the history of the 11th century Lincoln Cathedral after finding two bodies and medieval graffiti © Allen Archaeology Medieval graffiti on the...
Museo de Chiclana 20.07.2016

Taller de arqueología

Comienza a andar en el Museo de Chiclana el taller de arqueología organizado por el Museo de Chiclana que se desarrollará hasta el 29 de julio. Estos talleres son una oferta formativa complementaria...