Department of Lost and Found

Department of Lost and Found The Department of Lost & Found is a Museum of misplaced &/or discarded objects. Currently open to the public for duration of Edinburgh Fringe, venue 434
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The Department of Lost and Found is a Museum of misplaced and/or discarded objects. The Museum is currently displaced and is seeking a permanent exhibition space (please get in contact if you have any leads) In the interim the a suitcase-size version of the Museum is in operation in various locations. (Details of which to be advertised on this page)

Operating as usual

03/06/2016

The Department of Lost and Found (Suitcase Version) will be open for your perusal tomorrow: at Meadows Fest in the Forest Cafe tent

It’s the artist’s job, very often, to look with new eyes on what others have rejected or found uninteresting. One artist...
25/05/2016
Found art: Cornelia Parker and Jarvis Cocker share their spoils

It’s the artist’s job, very often, to look with new eyes on what others have rejected or found uninteresting. One artist I know described a skill of his as being “good at noticing things”. https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2016/may/25/found-art-cornelia-parker-and-jarvis-cocker-share-their-spoils

The tooth of a sperm whale, a street sign to a ghost village, issues of Romania Today … Cornelia Parker’s new show is a treasure trove of finds chanced upon by everyone from Jarvis Cocker to Marina Warner

My heart starts missing a beatMy heart starts missing a beatevery timeOh oh oh, every time
15/02/2016

My heart starts missing a beat
My heart starts missing a beat
every time
Oh oh oh, every time

FOSSICKA 2
21/08/2015

FOSSICKA 2

07/02/2014

It's Friday! This means we are open from 5-8! See you there x

Thanks to Mirja Koponen for taking these photos of the museum on Friday.
26/01/2014

Thanks to Mirja Koponen for taking these photos of the museum on Friday.

Untitled Album
23/01/2014

Untitled Album

Department of Lost and Found's cover photo
23/01/2014

Department of Lost and Found's cover photo

Address

13 Cranston St, Fringe Venue 434
Edinburgh
EH8 8BE

Opening Hours

Monday 12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday 12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday 12:00 - 21:00
Thursday 12:00 - 21:00
Friday 12:00 - 21:00
Saturday 12:00 - 21:00
Sunday 12:00 - 21:00

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Fellow travellers https://zigzagprinromania.com/blog/muzeul-kitsch-ului-bucuresti/ Including a great example of the legendary glass fish on lace doily.