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Wellcome Collection at Wellcome Collection. A look at the human condition through two permanent exhibitions, rotating temporary exhibitions and a well respected library.

 

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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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    Alice Anderson: Memory Movement Memory ObjectsAlice Anderson: Memory Movement Memory ObjectsAlice Anderson: Memory Movement Memory ObjectsInternationally-acclaimed artist Alice Anderson presents more than 100 sculptures mummified in copper threads for Memory Movement Memory Objects, a major exhibition at the Wellcome Collection. Inspired in part by her research into the psychology collections of the Wellcome Library, Anderson explores the central role of memory in our lives and off2015-09-01T00:00:00+01002015-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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    Free EventOngoing

    event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
    DATES  22nd July to 18th October 2015
    Internationally-acclaimed artist Alice Anderson presents more than 100 sculptures mummified in copper threads for Memory Movement Memory Objects, a major exhibition at the Wellcome Collection. Inspired in part by her research into the psychology collections of the Wellcome Library, Anderson explores the central role of memory in our lives and off... More about this event
     
    The Institute of SexologyThe Institute of SexologyThe Institute of SexologyFrom 20th November 2014, the Wellcome Collection's new Gallery 2 opens with 'The Institute of Sexology', a candid exploration of the most publicly discussed of private acts. Through more than 200 objects spanning art, rare archival material, erotica, film and photography, the exhibition - the first of its kind in the UK - brings together the pionee2015-09-01T00:00:00+01002015-09-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Wellcome Collection, 183  Euston Road      NW1 2BE
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    event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries | PRICING  Free  
    DATES  20th November 2014 to 20th September 2015
    From 20th November 2014, the Wellcome Collection's new Gallery 2 opens with 'The Institute of Sexology', a candid exploration of the most publicly discussed of private acts. Through more than 200 objects spanning art, rare archival material, erotica, film and photography, the exhibition - the first of its kind in the UK - brings together the pionee... More about this event
     
     

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    Exhibitions | Until 20th September 2015 

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    Alice Anderson: Memory Movement Memory Objects
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    Exhibitions | Until 18th October 2015 

    Wellcome Collection

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    Exhibitions | Until 26th September 2015 

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