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Steampunk Exhibition

Did you know that the first full-scale museum exhibition of steampunk art is showing right now in Oxford, England? It's the most popular event the Museum of the History of Science has ever enjoyed. Here is their poster showing a motorcycle made of solid WANT:


Click the image to see the museum's site.

Here's a fine example of the pieces being shown, an 8-foot-tall computer:


Click the image to go to the museum's Blogspot page with tons of artist links.

*starts checking airfare to Oxford*

Chris

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clevermanka
Jan. 21st, 2010 05:46 pm (UTC)
*starts checking airfare to Oxford*

With airfare prices to the U.K. these days, it might be cheaper to track down that motorcycle and just buy it.
mckitterick
Jan. 21st, 2010 06:24 pm (UTC)
*searches online for components to build a steampunk motorcycle*
clevermanka
Jan. 21st, 2010 06:28 pm (UTC)
I'm sure Mr. von Slatt would have some ideas to get you started.
weaselmom
Jan. 21st, 2010 06:20 pm (UTC)
Ohhhhh my God. I hope they have armed guards to keep people from rubbing up against and licking the exhibits.
mckitterick
Jan. 21st, 2010 06:23 pm (UTC)
They have special assistants who walk around the exhibit with special cloths.
ericreynolds
Jan. 21st, 2010 06:55 pm (UTC)
Oh wow, I WANT that computer!
alaneer
Jan. 21st, 2010 07:21 pm (UTC)
Ooh, clockwork computer.
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siro_gravity
Jan. 22nd, 2010 08:55 am (UTC)
that bottom thingie is gorgeous!
wyckedgood
Jan. 22nd, 2010 02:07 pm (UTC)
OooooOOO
Now that is just cool.
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