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In The Age of Giorgione at the Royal Academy

Giorgio da Castelfranco (d. 1510), known as Giorgione (“Big George”), hovers like a spectral presence over the Venetian art of the C16. He died young, in his early 30s, little is known about his life and the number of pictures which can be confidently attributed to him is very small. 610 more words

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Review of Scenes of Last Tokyo, Ashmolean, Oxford

A review of ‘Scenes of Last Tokyo – Japanese Creative Prints from 1945’

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK, 2 Feb – 5 June 2016, gallery 29, admission free… 2,096 more words

Printmaking & Printmakers

Paul Strand: Photography & Film for the 20th Century


This exhibition is currently on the V&A, until July 3rd. Paul Strand (1890-1976) is undoubtedly one of the greatest and most influential photographers of the 20th century, particularly in terms of fine art and documentary photography. 289 more words

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Spiti: A Himalayan Story by Joan Pollock

This was an exhibition that I stumbled upon, while making my way to the Paul Strand show at the V&A. Its a photographic exhibition depicting life in a remote valley in the western Himalayas. 334 more words

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DAS INSTITUT

This exhibition is currently being shown at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery, and is the first major show comprising work by Kerstin Brätsch and Adele Röder in a UK public institution.They have worked collaboratively as DAS INSTITUT since 2007, and come from New York and London respectively.The exhibition presents pieces both their collaboration, as well as their own individual practices. 181 more words

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Hilda af Klint: Painting the Unseen

Last week, I spent a full day in Central London attempting to take  in  the latest exhibitions. Among one of my first visits, was to the Serpentine Gallery to view the work of Swedish artist Hilda af Klint (1862-1944). 326 more words

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Big Bang Data @ Somerset House

‘As we go about our online activities, we unwittingly leave a trail of info behind us. This data no longer really belongs to us and is now being used to fuel a major new economy.

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