The European idea of backpacking in South America usually includes carrying a Visa card for emergencies. This 1986 photograph of gold-mine workers in Brazil shows a rather different form of travail. It is by SebastiÃ£o Salgado, whose exhibition in Bath next month offers a shocking testimony to the brutality of physical labour. Salgado’s images can be seen in Workers: An Archaeology of the Industrial Age, which is at the Royal Photographic Society, Milsom Street, from 8 April to 11 June.
People are spending less money on physical items and more on doing things, recent research shows. Here are some non-physical present ideas to surprise the creative person
Mysterious tigers, blue whales and dragons take centre stage at the prolific illustrator’s first solo show in over a decade.
The Design Museum has announced the finalists of its annual Design Ventura scheme, which gets teenagers aged 13-16 across the UK to pitch ideas for new products, one of which
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