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Medicine Now... then

As we prepare to open our new gallery Being Human this week, we take a look back at the gallery it has replaced. Medicine Now opened in 2007 and allowed artists and audiences to explore the connections between contemporary medicine, life and art.

Words by Danny Birchallphotography by Steven Pocock

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About the contributors

Danny Birchall


Danny is Wellcome Collection's Digital Content Manager.

Photographic head and shoulders, black and white portrait of Steven Pocock.

Steven Pocock


Steven is a photographer at Wellcome. His photography takes inspiration from the museum’s rich and varied collections. He enjoys collaborating on creative projects and taking them to imaginative places.