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Answers and Insights to our 3rd Photo Challenge

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London Unveiled

Answers and Insights to 5 London Landmarks.

Thank you to those of you who tried to identify these items and congratulations to those who were successful.  Below you will find the ‘official’ answer and some insight into these places.  I hope you find some interesting facts you didn’t know!

Photo Challenge #1 Photo Challenge #1

(1) This sculpture, titled “Breathing”, is by Spanish artist Jaume Plensas and sits atop the Peel wing of the new BBC Broadcasting House in central London.  It is a memorial to journalists killed while doing their work and was specially commissioned and selected as a result of an international competition.  It is dedicated to all news journalists and those who have worked with them, including drivers and translators.   The glass sculpture is etched by the artist with this spiral of text: “life turns and turns on the crystal glass / breathing in our body/ silence is a voice, our…

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