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The original interactive gaming consoles: Heather Smith on the Tall Stories automata, at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen

Tall Stories

Look and definitely touch is the theme of the exhibition Tall Stories, currently running at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Bovey Tracey. Based in a bright, whitewashed room within the old mill building, visitors are encouraged to play (carefully!) with the collection of automata and kinetic sculptures and discover the stories they have to tell.

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Tall Stories at the Devon Guild of Craftsmen: motions and emotions in automata and storytelling exhibition

Rachel Larkins' Yew Figure at the Devon Guild of Craftsment

The exhibition is called Tall Stories, but it could equally go by the name Moving Stories, what with all the motions stimulating emotions at The Devon Guild of Craftsmen in Bovey Tracey with its new exploration of storytelling through automata.

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