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Nights at the museum. Burton Art Gallery and Museum runs torch tours

As part of the Museums At Night Weekend, which takes place on the weekend of May 15 to May 17, Burton museum, Bideford, will be letting parents and children create their own spotlights with torches to uncover some of the museum’s mysteries.

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Peter Zumthor set to design modernist building in Devon

The People’s Republic of South Devon has got wind that plans from architect Peter Zumthor will get the go-ahead in May for a building of stone and glass for the South Hams. Apparently, it’s part of a Living Architecture project, which looks to open up modern design to the general public. While we twiddle our thumbs waiting, take a gander at a film about one of Peter’s earlier projects Baths at Vals. (the other parts of the film are below)

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