A tiny shop in Soho is currently hosting a truly magical exhibition…
The award-winning MinaLima studio has opened a wondrous exhibition and shop on Greek Street that any true fan of Harry Potter won’t want to miss.
Showcasing fifteen years of creative collaboration in graphic design the House of MinaLima boasts four floors showcasing three distinctive collections. The MinaLima Own Collection and the Woop Studios Collective Nouns Series are fabulous…but the real draw are the Harry Potter art prints.
The exhibition features graphic designs from the Harry Potter films by design duo Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, reproduced as limited edition art prints which are available for purchase.
The exhibition also has original film props from the movies which are on loan from the Warner Bros. Studio Tour, Leavesden. It’s amazing to see the detail and artistry of these beautiful one of a kind pieces!
Some of my favourite pieces included:
^ A map of Diagon Alley.
^ Renderings of Dumbledore’s memories.
^ Harry’s official letter from Hogwarts.
^ Mrs. Weaseley’s Howler.
There’s also a whole room dedicated to the intricate, incredible Daily Prophet covers and the ‘Wanted’ posters calling for the public’s help in finding the escaped prisoners from Azkaban…
…which also wallpaper the stairs between floors to dramatic effect.
Every inch of the exhibit is a nod to the beauty of the films so make sure you keep an eye out for the finer details!
The top floor showcases the spectacular, detailed covers for the books that appeared in the films. If only you could actually buy the books that fill the pages inside!
^ Please, J.K., could you write Hogwarts: A History? I’m desperate to read it!
House of MinaLima is open every day until February 4th, 2017 so make sure you don’t miss out! The pictures here are only a fraction of the delights you’ll find inside. 🙂
(And if you’re in the mood for even more Harry Potter fun make sure you check out my post about the Harry Potter Studio tour, which you can find here!)