A new exhibition will be investigate the underbelly of Victorian London. The exhibition entitled “The Underground Edition” will feature original artwork, textile, sound art and the written word to tell the secret histories of those outside of society in the age of Dickens. Without doubt a topic Dickens would have approved of, and a suitable [...]
Dickens London is a blog devoted to celebrating the life and works of Charles Dickens. In particular, we aim to explore the connections between Dickens and the city of London. Dickens lived much of his life in London and described the grimy glory of the city in the 19th Century in many of his classic novels.
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A fashion show inspired by Dickens characters, from Miss Havisham to Nancy, will kick off a new exhibition at the Morley Gallery in central London. The Ragshow is a showcase of the textile and batik works from CoolTan Arts, a charity dedicated to the enhancement of mental well-being by the power of creativity. This exhibition [...]