Think you’ve got the Vikings pegged? With their long blonde hair, horned helmets and sensational sagas? Well, contrary to popular belief it wasn’t all about vengeful voyages for those sexy Scandinavians….
Almost every day I am asked which is my most favourite project and why. More often than not, I mumble something about asking a mother to chose a favourite child and quickly change the subject. Today, I am going to make an exception …
Last week I got to do something I’ve wanted to do for a VERY long time – visit the Nanhai One shipwreck (南海一號). Never heard of it? If you are interested in shipwrecks and maritime archaeology and don’t know about Nanhai One – you should!
Bat Cave. Two words I’ve mostly heard followed by another two: Bat Man. Not this time… Bat Cave is an EXQUISITE exhibition of Chinese Ming and Qing dynasty ceramics, jade cravings, paintings and textiles all decorated with – you guessed it – bats!