Trying to fnd a sunliner in the UK!


We tried to track down an owner with a Ford Sunliner which could visit us on the bus. Because the car was only in production for one year (1960) there aren't many around let alone in Britian.

Car examined under microscope


Libby Sheldon from the Department of Art History took the car to her department to examine it under a powerful microscope.

red flag parodies


Here are some parody versions for the 'Red flag' anthem:



The first instances of painting with Falu Rödfärg Paint date back to the 16th century, manufactured as a by-product of the mining process in the copper mine in Falun.

The Red Flag


Red flags have been associated with left-wing politics since the French Revolution; the red flag became a symbol of socialism as a result of its use by the Paris Commune of 1871.

Red: Symbolic and Cultural Associations


Red: Symbolism and cultural associations:

Sin, guilt, passion, blood and anger

Red: The Colour Currency of Nature

Your name: 
Katy Beinart

The Colour Currency of Nature, an article by Nicholas Humphrey, was first published in Colour for Architecture, ed. Tom Porter and Byron Mikellides, pp. 95-98, Studio-Vista, London, 1976.

99 Red Balloons


"99 Luftballons" is a Cold War-era protest song by the German singer Nena. Originally sung in German, it was later re-recorded in English as "99 Red Balloons".

Towards a futurology of the object: Part 3 - Replica


We are making replica copies of the toy car from the stunt copy that we have.

The Miniature


While thinking about the notion of toys as miniature versions of objects from the adult world I came across this curious relation between our object and the etymology of the word ‘miniature’ which

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