There are a lot of toys and their histories in it including Meccano, Lego, dolls and trainsets!
Inside Hamleys on Channel5 TV was aired on 16 December. View it and listen to Deborah’s contribution to the programme about this iconic toy shop.
I’ll be showing new pieces in the Transient Memory Series at Kingsgate Winter Show on 23-25 November.; 110-116 Kingsgate Road, London NW6 2JG
To mark the 80th anniversary of the dreadful events of Kristallnacht in November 1938, the Wiener Library have included a photograph of my father in Berlin and two letters between him and his sister in their exhibition, SHATTERED: Pogrom, November 1938. This is all further evidence that ‘family’ papers are testament to historical events.
edited and designed by Deborah for the Newcomen Society is now published
Read Deborah’s comments on the teddy bear as an iconic image of childhood and more in Michael Hann’s article, about Build-A-Bear’s recent day of mayhem, in the Guardian.
Newcomen Links 246 is now published by the Newcomen Society
Hoping to get this self portrait piece finished for Kinsgate Open Studios, 22-24 June at 110-116 Kingsgate Road, London NW6 2JG.
Deborah was interviewed for the Channel 5 programme, The Lego Story: Brick by Brick, which will be broadcast on Monday 18 December at 8pm on Channel 5.