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updates, exhibitions, news & articles by artist Michelle Rumney
Medieval measuring workshop at Hereford Cathedral

Hands-On Humanities Day in Southampton

On Saturday 23 November I'll be running Medieval Mapping & Measuring workshops at the Nuffield Southampton Theatre from 10:30am - 4:30pm in Southampton. This is […]
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Curls of Measured to the Saint lengths of string by artist Michelle Rumney

Measuring Days at Southwark

Measuring to the Saint In Medieval times, there was a common practice called Measuring to the Saint. If you needed spiritual or physical help or healing, […]
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The Map of Mundi exhibition at Lighthouse Poole's Centre for the Arts showing artwork in Hereford Cathedral

Come and be Measured in String...

PRESS RELEASE Lighthouse presents THE MAP OF MUNDI Saturday 12 January – Saturday 16 February 10am (Main Gallery) Free Tickets & information 01202 280000 www.lighthousepoole.co.uk Bournemouth artist Michelle Rumney is inviting […]
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The Map of Mundi flyer advertising exhibition by artist Michelle Rumney and St Thomas Way at Lighthouse Poole's Centre for the Arts, Dorset

The Map of Mundi comes to Poole

A Modern Medieval map? The Map of Mundi was inspired by Hereford Cathedral's infamous Mappa Mundi. It's the largest surviving map of its kind and dates […]
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poster for free medieval mapping workshop at St Marys Swansea 6 October 2018

Mapping workshop - Medieval-Style?

Don't miss our free StThomasWay Medieval Mapping Workshop - this Saturday 6th October 11am - 12:30am. What is it? A fun and active mapping workshop exploring our […]
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image of research fellow and project manager Chloe McKenzie at the window of Holy Trinity Chapel in Swansea installing the St Thomas Way exhibition Medieval and Modern Journeys

And into Swansea...

The exhibition 'Re-Making Maps of the Mind: Medieval and Modern Journeys' has moved again. It's now in The Holy Trinity Chapel in St Mary's Church […]
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