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In April we went to see an exhibition of Thomas Bewick vignettes entitled ‘Tale-Pieces’ at the Ikon Gallery in Birmingham. The Ikon is Birmingham’s contemporary art space so it was rare for it be hosting an exhibition like this; it was also the first time we have visited the gallery, contemporary art not being something in which, for better or worse, I take an interest. The gallery is a wonderful conversion of a Victorian building, very stark and white internally. Each vignette – and they were tiny – therefore stood out well. I wrote to Ellen about the exhibition… (more…)

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