Reviews Art

Touch Me

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: (Published 04 August 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:357
  1. Colin Martin, independent consultant in healthcare communication (
  1. London

    An exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London SW7, until 29 August

    Museums usually instruct us not to touch their displays; however, the opposite is the case at this exhibition, developed in collaboration with the Wellcome Trust, where visitors are encouraged to handle many of the objects.

    Touch Me explores aspects of how we relate to each other, and to the objects we use every day, through touch, which the curators argue is a neglected …

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