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The world is your... orchestra?Read MoreApril 21, 2014

How about this for a neat idea? Turn the world into a giant orchestra!

A silent re-telling of Snow WhiteRead MoreApril 19, 2014

Have you seen the silent film Blancanieves? It is a truly wonderful piece of film-making and storytelling.

Shopping on the internetRead MoreApril 19, 2014

Over the past few months, we have been buying pictures, fabrics and photographs on the internet. Our buying habits have changed and so has the way we view the world.

Listen to AfricaRead MoreApril 19, 2014

A new monthly radio broadcast from Africaisacountry is online. Perfect for a groovy Sunday morning.

Easter chicksRead MoreApril 18, 2014


A heartwarming story for all our readers. Happy Easter!

Making pictures singRead MoreApril 14, 2014

A partnership between the Dulwich Picture Gallery, English Touring Opera and people with dementia. What could possibly be going on?

Books for the libraryRead MoreApril 14, 2014

Our reference library has grown over the last couple of weeks with a kind donation of useful books and manuals.

The Baker-Botanist, Robert DickRead MoreApril 12, 2014


Regular readers of our blog will remember that we wrote about the portable museum of curiosity that Joanne B Kaar created, all about Robert Dick. Now is your chance to see it in person!

Magic carpetsRead MoreApril 11, 2014

In a former church in Morocco something extraordinary is happening with light.

Rule Britannia!Read MoreApril 9, 2014

A new series has just started on BBC Four all about the music of the 18th Century and how it was used as a weapon for British identity.