In late September, I spent a day at the Portland Art Museum and did some drawing there. So this post has absolutely nothing to do with the Metropolitan except that, hopefully, my drawings of photographs of museum objects have helped improve my drawings of actual objects in a museum setting. 139 more words
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William Tickle volunteered aged 16 and died 22 months later on the third day of the Battle of the Somme
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The recognition that something terrible, something overwhelming, something irreversible had happened in the Great War explains its enduring significance for those born after the Armistice.
Following the news that the Hermitage’s newly-opened General Staff building will host Manifesta 10 in 2014, the Hermitage has announced that this summer it will continue its contemporary programming (which got off to a rocky start with… 175 more words