A collection of priceless early Dylan Thomas notebooks go on display at Swansea's Dylan Thomas Centre on May 30th (to end August). Written between the ages of 15 and 19, the work in these notebooks formed the basis of his first three collections of poetry and, along with contemporaneous letters, reveal his evolving identity as a poet. Part of Thomas' centenary celebrations, this show precedes the main permanent exhibition, also designed by Real Studios, which opens at the sam
David Bowie is, Real Studios' collaborative exhibition with 59 Productions, for the V&A, has won the prestigious Museums + Heritage award for best temporary or touring exhibition, at a glittering ceremony in London in May. This highly interactive, multi-media evocation of David Bowie's life, music and artistry also received praise and a highly commended placement at the Design Week awards.
It's all systems go for Real Studios' dynamic interpretation of Dylan Thomas's life and work for the City and Council of Swansea, which has secured HLF Stage 2 funding. The new exhibition, commissioned as part of 2014's Dylan centenary celebrations, will open at Swansea's Dylan Thomas Centre, in time for Thomas's birthday, in late October.