Gogh before its gone

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Van Gogh : The Immersive Experience closes May 2022

In recent years, immersive experiences have been gaining popularity and momentum. While the pandemic limited in-person gatherings, the additional at-home screentime seems to have fueled an appetite for unique experiences that engage the senses.

Travel back in time and experience the art and life of one of the world’s greatest artists. VanGogh : The Immersive Experience displays Van Gogh’s most famous works complete with explanations along with 3-D digital animations of reoccurring subjects that morph from one version to another, including a bust featuring self-portraits and multitude of Van Goghs' stilllifes emerge from a vase. Of course no immersive experience would be complete without the ubiquitous selfie opportunity in none other than a replica of Van Gogh’s famed Bedroom in Arles.
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The highlight is a room with 60 projectors that covers 15,000 square feet (over 3 basketball courts) and 360° views (on the floor and walls) of 200 of Van Gogh’s most famous pieces. The show lasts 35 minutes and runs as a continuous loop.

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The experience is produced by Exhibition Hub, an international entertainment producer and Fever, a leading entertainment platform who have collaborated with venues around the world. Since 2017, Van Gogh : The Immersive Experience has had successful runs in Asia, Europe and the US and is currently showing in 12 major US cities, 11 European ones and 3 cities in Asia.

With 5 million+ visitors and awarded 2021 Best Immersive Experience by USA today and ranked as one of the 'best immersive experiences in the world' by CNN — what are you waiting for?

For more Van Gogh . . .
Watch the award-winning film, Loving Vincent – The first fully painted (125 artists painted 65,000 frames on over 1,000 canvases) animated film about the life of Vincent Van Gogh using his own artwork

The lines of art and entertainment further blurred — in a good way!

Last minute Valentine's gifts

. . . that aren't flowers

Biscuiteers Biscuiteers, hand-iced biscuits specialist, is offering a 16-piece lemon biscuit Love is Sweet Luxe Biscuit Tin for £40 or you can try your hand decorating their 14-piece heart shaped chocolate biscuit DIY Date Night Kit for £38. Both come in their famous keepsake box.

Krispy Creme — Once again, Krispy Creme has partnered with Swizzels to provide a number of limited edition doughnuts. The Love Hearts® Dozen (6 Love Hearts, 3 Whole Lotta Love ring and 3 Original Glazed doughnuts) £15.95 or pickup a Love Creations Kit (2 heart shaped with sherbet kreme filling and 3 Original Glazed doughnut) that comes with icing and toppings so you can decorate your own £14.95.

Paxton and Whitfield Britain’s famed cheesemonger, Paxton and Whitfield, has limited edition heart shaped cheese, including Coeur De Neufch√Ętel (oldest cheese of Normandie and similar in taste and texture to to Camembert) for £8.25 and Baron Bigod (one of their best-selling artisan cheeses) for£11.50.

BONUS : Add a heart-shaped box of three Charbonnel et Walker Marc de Champagne truffles for £6.50


Last but not least, deals that are simply hard to beat . . .

Aldi — The discount supermarket, Aldi, is featuring a heart shaped meal of garlic pizza breads, lobster pasta and pancakes for £5.17 or with a bottle of prosecco for £9.16.

Asda — Asda’s heart shipped pizzas are available at their in-store pizza counters. Priced at £3.20 each or the Sky Movie Pizza Counter deal (2 medium pizzas, a drink and a Sky Movie or VUE voucher) is £6.

What's more to love?!

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