Launched on 20 May 2009

In celebration of the launch of Simon Costin's touring Museum of British Folklore, Britannica showcases an interview with the inimitable Costin himself, alongside rare archive footage of the age-old but oft-forgot traditions of this Sceptred Isle that form the crux of this unique new venture.



Taking Liberty's

26 June 2004
In association with the London department store of the same name, Taking Liberty's offered passers-by the chance to record their personal style.


21 November 2001
Beauty and impermanence are explored in this collaborative art installation by Alexander McQueen, Nick Knight and Bjork.

Compulsive Viewing: The Films Of Guy Bourdin

17 April 2003
Discover the moving image work of Guy Bourdin; eleven fashion films edited from never-before-seen archival footage and showcased exclusively by SHOWstudio.
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