Electronic Superhighway Exhibition at the Whitechapel Gallery

Technology and the internet is the subject and medium of this London art exhibition, in over 100 works from the 1960’s through to present day.

The Tsar’s Cup (Friday Evening Discourse)

One of the last acts of Tsar Alexander I before his death in 1825 was to give Humphry Davy a silver-gilt cup — the Davy cup. It was a token of gratitude for Davy’s invention of the miners’ safety lamp ten years before. With appropriately explosive demonstrations, Frank James will showcase Davy’s experimental development of his lamp […]