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Souzou: Outsider Art From JapanMore than 300 works by residents and day attendees at social welfare institutions across the Japanese island of Honshu go on display at the Wellcome Collection. The Souzou exhibition - which roughly translates as "a force of creation or imagination" - includes ceramics, textiles, paintings, sculpture and drawings by artists including Shoichi Koga, Shinichi Sawada and Ryosuke Otsuji.

 

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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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