Resources

The following resources offer more information about the themes and objects found in the exhibition.

Learn more about the cultural, historical and technological implications about how we sense the world around us through touch with this thoughtful essay by Touch Me co-curator Hugh Aldersey-Williams. Sense of Truth (PDF, 28 KB)

Join scientist, writer and presenter Mark Lythgoe on an exploration of the 'how' and 'why' we touch. Essay by Mark Lythgoe (PDF, 29 KB)

Download the Touch Me object label text for further information about the objects you can find in the exhibition. Object Label Text (PDF, 107 KB)

'Thups', Julia Leihener, 2004
'Thups', Julia Leihener, 2004