Sir David Attenborough unveils Wallace statue | Natural History Museum


Sir David Attenborough unveils Wallace statue | Natural History Museum At last Wallace is recognised for his achievements: 'Fellow naturalist Sir David Attenborough said, 'Wallace was an admirable man, a modest man, a tough man and a great scientist and I am truly privileged to unveil the statue of this great man.' The statue will …

Wallace-the simple act of walking-v2 for Courtyards Arts launch.


  Wallace-the simple act of walking-v2 for Courtyards Arts launch Nov 10th 1-4pm from caryl beach 3 hours ago / via iMovie / Creative Commons Licens “Through my research of Wallace I have developed a close affinity with his early years spent in Hertford where he too walked the same pathways and rivers edges and visited the sites of Old Mills. His …

Detail of mono print- in progress


Wallace- from here to there- a journey of discovery....This work in progress is a beginning to my personal journey of discovery following the life of Alfred Russel Wallace. I am fascinated and amazed by this man whose determination led him to independently discover and identify the theory of evolution through natural selection. Using old ordnance …

Alfred Russel Wallace Jan 8 1823- Nov 7 1913


Today praesentia are taking a field trip to the proposed venues for their art trail in Hertford. Wallace lived for a while in Hertford:   " 8 January 1823-1828   Lives in Kensington Cottage, Usk, Monmouthshire (Wallace was born here).       1828-early 1837     praesentia intend to stage their exhibition of works …

Bill Bailey’s Jungle Hero, ITV, review – Telegraph


Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero, ITV, review - Telegraph.: "While not detailed, Bailey’s explanations of Wallace’s theories were blessedly clear, often demonstrated with diagrams scribbled across the screen, and greatly enlivened by excerpts from Wallace’s diaries and letters. There was plenty of light relief, too, the best moment being Bailey’s observation that the proboscis monkeys, with …

BBC Two – Bill Bailey’s Jungle Hero, Wallace in Borneo, Bill’s Jungle Hero: Alfred Russel Wallace


BBC Two - Bill Bailey's Jungle Hero, Wallace in Borneo, Bill’s Jungle Hero: Alfred Russel Wallace. Alfred Russel Wallace At last, Bill Bailey's two-part series on Wallace is finished! http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p016l8rz It will be  on  BBC 2 on April 21st at 8pm, with episode 2 on April 28th. Related articles Ever since Wallace | Mapping Ignorance …