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"Shrinking Childhoods" at Tate Modern

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Tuesday 14 December 2004 12.37pm
On the grass between Tate and the Bankside 123 site, there is a great exhibiition, "Shrinking Childhoods"

They say
"A thought-provoking outdoor art installation for which 1,000 young people have worked with the charity Kids Company and Tate Modern to replicate their experience of life in inner-city neighbourhoods. "

I am not sure what to say... but I agree that the works are sometimes moving. One room is a classroom, with very evocative, jangled classroom sounds from loudspeakers. But I am sure everyone will find 1 installation that will resonate with them. Recommended.

Wednesday 12 January 2005 5.06pm
The Archbishop of Canterbury recorded his Christmas message from here.

He recommended it too! ... I will buy you a drink at the next social if you do not rate it........




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