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Exhibition – “Silent Partners”

Exhibition – “Silent Partners”

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Visited 24.1.15


This was an art exhibition with a difference. Although it included paintings, photographs, drawings, sculptures and films, its theme was not any of those things, nor the artists, the subjects or the viewers’ engagement with them in the conventional sense. 848 more words


Sisters (after Gainsborough)

From a series of drawings based on old masters – in this case Gainsborough’s painting of his daughters.

Write the damn book Miles....

.I suppose everyone who blogs has the makings of at least one good story in them – one good novel even if it’s only them and a few sympathetic followers who ever reads it.  392 more words

Historical Fiction

Cottam and West Burton power stations

I can actually see West Burton and Cottam power stations from Anston.  Both power power stations have an ealier coal fired station built in the 1960’s and a later gas fired station built between 2000 and 2008.   89 more words