Exhibits at the Wellcome Collection’s DIRT Exhibition

by Daniel Haim

Curator Lucy Shanahan examines ‘Glaserne Frau’, a 1980 recreation of a model made in 1930 for the German hygiene museum in Dresden, it features in ‘Dirt: the Filthy Reality of Everyday Life’, the Wellcome Collection’s new exhibition, on March 22, 2011 in London, England. The exhibition contains over 200 artefacts which explore our relationship with dirt from the 17th century to the present day. The exhibition forms part of The Dirt Season and runs from March 24, 2011 until September 26, 2011.