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Charleston City Paper
The Gibbes curates the visual history of Porgy and Besspair of Folly Beach cottages that suggests a place of leisure. There are two pa
The Gibbes curates the visual history of Porgy and Bess
Charleston City Paper / Posted 2 hours ago
pair of Folly Beach cottages that suggests a place of leisure. There are two paintings by Gershwin himself on loan from the National Portrait Gallery in DC; a portrait of DuBose Heyward, and a self-portrait. Artist Kara Walker says her first... Read more
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Canberra Times
National Muslim Youth Summit: a positive platform to tackle tough issuesof Royalla, Faiz Fadil, 17, of Forrest and Alif Rohmat, 15, of Belconnen at the
National Muslim Youth Summit: a positive platform to tackle tough issues
Canberra Times / Posted 10 hours ago
of Royalla, Faiz Fadil, 17, of Forrest and Alif Rohmat, 15, of Belconnen at the National Muslim Youth Summit held in the National Portrait Gallery. Photo: Elesa Kurtz Prominent speakers from the Muslim community kicked off the day including... Read more
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heraldscotland
Leading Scottish writer: Hibs, Murrayfield, Holyrood the Bank of Scotland should all have artists in residencegroups on the premises. "Imagine a Scotland where the BBC, the Holyrood Parlia
Leading Scottish writer: Hibs, Murrayfield, Holyrood the Bank of Scotland should all have artists in residence
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
groups on the premises. "Imagine a Scotland where the BBC, the Holyrood Parliament, the National Gallery of Scotland, the National Portrait Gallery, the Gallery of Modern Art, the Royal Bank of Scotland, the Bank of Scotland, the University of... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Jewish lawyers who reinvented justiceguide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of s
The Jewish lawyers who reinvented justice
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
guide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of several items from the Tretyakov to London’s National Portrait Gallery, where they are currently still on display in the splendid “Russia and the Arts” exhibition. She... Read more
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The New Statesman
Lionel Shriver's new novel creates a whole world – but can't quite grasp its inhabitantsguide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of s
Lionel Shriver's new novel creates a whole world – but can't quite grasp its inhabitants
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
guide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of several items from the Tretyakov to London’s National Portrait Gallery, where they are currently still on display in the splendid “Russia and the Arts” exhibition. She... Read more
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The New Statesman
Peter Thiel vs Gawker: a new way for rich men to control the mediaguide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of s
Peter Thiel vs Gawker: a new way for rich men to control the media
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
guide, Tatiana Gubanova, a senior curator, had recently organised the loan of several items from the Tretyakov to London’s National Portrait Gallery, where they are currently still on display in the splendid “Russia and the Arts” exhibition. She... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Artist puts town crier in the frameoil on linen picture narrowly missed out on hanging among only 50 pieces, selec
Artist puts town crier in the frame
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
oil on linen picture narrowly missed out on hanging among only 50 pieces, selected from almost 3,000 entries, at the final National Portrait Gallery exhibition. Mrs Felton has lived in Walberswick for 20 years and recently set up a studio in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Photography exhibition explores 'tough and tender' notions of masculinityRobert Mapplethorpe's 1979 image of James Ford is among those coming to the Nat
Photography exhibition explores 'tough and tender' notions of masculinity
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Robert Mapplethorpe's 1979 image of James Ford is among those coming to the National Portrait Gallery this year. Photo: Robert Mapplethorpe Their tough exteriors betray their inner tenderness, they are edgy, volatile, yet deep in their eyes is a... Read more
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examiner.com
Content Aware Crop coming soon to Photoshop CCand creative strategist Jarvis Grant’s clients include Coca-Cola, McCann Ericks
Content Aware Crop coming soon to Photoshop CC
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
and creative strategist Jarvis Grant’s clients include Coca-Cola, McCann Erickson, Southwest Airlines, Black Enterprise, National Portrait Gallery and Sony Music. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Surdna Foundation, DC Commission of the... Read more
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Mashable
YouTube prankster arrested for climbing Hollywood signmembers of a popular YouTube prank account called Trollstation were sentenced t
YouTube prankster arrested for climbing Hollywood sign
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
members of a popular YouTube prank account called Trollstation were sentenced to jail time after running around London’s National Portrait Gallery screaming “Get the paintings!” as part of an art gallery heist prank. In February, three brothers... Read more
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Evening Standard
Take a theatrical tour around the Trellick Towerlast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
Take a theatrical tour around the Trellick Tower
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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Evening Standard
Stunning photographs in new exhibition focus on protests in 1980son show. Barber’s front-line images were published in The Guardian, The Observ
Stunning photographs in new exhibition focus on protests in 1980s
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
on show. Barber’s front-line images were published in The Guardian, The Observer and NME as well as being displayed at the National Portrait Gallery and the V&A. The latest exhibition also includes a new graphic installation, Mind Map of... Read more
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British Vogue
Victoria's Secret Hip-Hop Albumturned off during Spice Girls concerts, telling Claudia Winkleman at a preview
Victoria's Secret Hip-Hop Album
British Vogue / Posted 2 days ago
turned off during Spice Girls concerts, telling Claudia Winkleman at a preview of the Vogue 100 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery: "They used to turn it off and just let the others sing. I got the last laugh - and now my mic is... Read more
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Evening Standard
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh Felast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
TalkSPORT's The Two Mikes bring banter to Camden ahead of Edinburgh Fe
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
New children’s show inspired by 19th century adventures in the New Worldher letters - now preserved in the British Library - were uncovered in the 1950
New children’s show inspired by 19th century adventures in the New World
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
her letters - now preserved in the British Library - were uncovered in the 1950s and that her portrait now hangs in the National Portrait Gallery. “I love the idea that everyone has these amazing family histories if you look back far enough,... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
New children’s show inspired by 19th century adventures in the New Worldher letters - now preserved in the British Library - were uncovered in the 1950
New children’s show inspired by 19th century adventures in the New World
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 days ago
her letters - now preserved in the British Library - were uncovered in the 1950s and that her portrait now hangs in the National Portrait Gallery. “I love the idea that everyone has these amazing family histories if you look back far enough,... Read more
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metro
Can we just call it a day with stupid internet 'pranks' now?in rank Portaloos, Knoxville always maintained they were ‘not mean to each othe
Can we just call it a day with stupid internet 'pranks' now?
metro / Posted 4 days ago
in rank Portaloos, Knoxville always maintained they were ‘not mean to each other’.Four members of Trollstation jailed for National Portrait Gallery prank ‘If the mood isn’t right, we’ll put off the prank for another day,’ he often said. Today’s... Read more
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Daily Mail
Piers Morgan SLAMS Kim Kardashian after she defends naked selfiesFebruary, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue
Piers Morgan SLAMS Kim Kardashian after she defends naked selfies
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
February, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, a display featuring the finest works shot for the style bible since its launch in 1916. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kate Moss flashes her undergarments in a sheer polka dot gownBritish Vogue 100 is covered by The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, which
Kate Moss flashes her undergarments in a sheer polka dot gown
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
British Vogue 100 is covered by The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, which also serves as a collaboration with The National Portrait Gallery. Making an entrance: From the moment Kate stepped out of her car, all eyes were on her Two of the... Read more
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Times of Malta
'Once in a lifetime' chance to acquire £10 milion Queen Elizabeth I portraitof the life-sized painting, which is considered to be a masterpiece. The other
'Once in a lifetime' chance to acquire £10 milion Queen Elizabeth I portrait
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
of the life-sized painting, which is considered to be a masterpiece. The other two are on display at Woburn Abbey and the National Portrait Gallery in London. The Art Fund has already pledged £1 million, while Royal Museums Greenwich has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kim Kardashian steals the show at the star-studded Vogue 100 dinnerFebruary, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue
Kim Kardashian steals the show at the star-studded Vogue 100 dinner
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
February, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, a display featuring the finest works shot for the style bible since its launch in 1916. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Alexa Chung and Daisy Lowe wow at Vogue 100 gala dinnerFebruary, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue
Alexa Chung and Daisy Lowe wow at Vogue 100 gala dinner
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
February, the supermodels of the world united to mark the opening of the Vogue 100: A Century of Style exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, a display featuring the finest works shot for the style bible since its launch in 1916. The... Read more
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The Register
Blighty's Virgin Queen threatened with foreign abductionPortrait of Elizabeth I is currently on show at the National Maritime Museum in
Blighty's Virgin Queen threatened with foreign abduction
The Register / Posted 5 days ago
Portrait of Elizabeth I is currently on show at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. It's actually one of three versions in existence, each painted by unknown artists. The other two hang at Woburn Abbey and the National Portrait... Read more
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Evening Standard
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend with the familylast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
Things to do in London this Bank Holiday weekend with the family
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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Evening Standard
Walk the line: New works added to sculpture trail for first birthdaylast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
Walk the line: New works added to sculpture trail for first birthday
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
YouTube pranksters go to jail to go viralof a popular YouTube prank account called Trollstation, wearing pantyhose on th
YouTube pranksters go to jail to go viral
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
of a popular YouTube prank account called Trollstation, wearing pantyhose on their faces and running through London's National Portrait Gallery screaming "Get the paintings!" probably seemed like a good idea at the time. But last week, a... Read more
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CBC.ca
A bed, silk sheets and champagne: how Douglas Kirkland got that iconic Marilyn Monroe shotFlew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. (Douglas Kirkland/Courtesy Izzy Gallery) His work
A bed, silk sheets and champagne: how Douglas Kirkland got that iconic Marilyn Monroe shot
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. (Douglas Kirkland/Courtesy Izzy Gallery) His work is featured at the Smithsonian, the U.K.'s National Portrait Gallery and in many other permanent collections. Douglas Kirkland A Life in Pictures is on display at... Read more
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Evening Standard
Photographs of black Britons in 1800s unearthed after 125 yearsuncovering Britain’s black history before the Windrush Generation have been unv
Photographs of black Britons in 1800s unearthed after 125 years
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
uncovering Britain’s black history before the Windrush Generation have been unveiled in a new exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. Portraits of black Britons dating back to the invention of photography have been unearthed after... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Russians at an exhibitionalongside those of 25 prominent Russian cultural figures. “Russia and the Arts:
Russians at an exhibition
Namibia Economist / Posted 8 days ago
alongside those of 25 prominent Russian cultural figures. “Russia and the Arts: The Age of Tolstoy and Tchaikovsky” at the National Portrait Gallery in London shows how the work and lives of the great figures of Russian literature, music and the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Legalising marijuana: drug policy researchers talk through the optionspolicy researcher. That's the view of one, Professor Beau Kilmer, who was in C
Legalising marijuana: drug policy researchers talk through the options
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
policy researcher. That's the view of one, Professor Beau Kilmer, who was in Canberra this week for a conference at the National Portrait Gallery, hosted by the International Society for the Study of Drug Policy. Professor Kilmer, who sat on a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dippy the Dinosaur’s leaving the Natural History Museum's entrance hall & will go herelast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
Dippy the Dinosaur’s leaving the Natural History Museum's entrance hall & will go here
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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WA Today
When YouTube pranks break the lawhas not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators.
When YouTube pranks break the law
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
has not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators. CCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery Fake art heists and a kidnapping in England For members of a popular YouTube prank account called... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
When YouTube pranks break the lawCCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery In the wo
When YouTube pranks break the law
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
CCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery In the world of YouTube pranks, long one of the platform's most popular genres, it's usually all fun and games — until someone incites a public panic and gets arrested. Prank... Read more
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Canberra Times
When YouTube pranks break the lawhas not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators.
When YouTube pranks break the law
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
has not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators. CCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery Fake art heists and a kidnapping in England For members of a popular YouTube prank account called... Read more
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Brisbane Times
When YouTube pranks break the lawhas not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators.
When YouTube pranks break the law
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
has not deterred them, and their videos continue to attract fans and imitators. CCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery Fake art heists and a kidnapping in England For members of a popular YouTube prank account called... Read more
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The Age
When YouTube pranks break the lawCCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery In the wo
When YouTube pranks break the law
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
CCTV footage of a fake robbery at London’s National Portrait Gallery In the world of YouTube pranks, long one of the platform's most popular genres, it's usually all fun and games — until someone incites a public panic and gets arrested. Prank... Read more
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Roll Call
'House of Cards' Premiere Brings Stars to D.C.are traveling to Washington for the D.C. premiere. The stars will walk the red
'House of Cards' Premiere Brings Stars to D.C.
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
are traveling to Washington for the D.C. premiere. The stars will walk the red carpet starting at 8 p.m. outside the National Portrait Gallery. At 8:30 p.m., a screening of the season four premiere will begin in the gallery’s Nan Tucker... Read more
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Roll Call
Spacey More Spooked by 2016 Than ‘House of Cards’Washington to attend the unveiling of a portrait of the fake politician Frank U
Spacey More Spooked by 2016 Than ‘House of Cards’
Roll Call / Posted 9 days ago
Washington to attend the unveiling of a portrait of the fake politician Frank Underwood scheduled to hang in the real National Portrait Gallery (more on that in a second), told reporters of the dizzying electoral contest. The veteran actor... Read more
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Londonist
Go Walking Round Theatreland With Ian McKellenIan McKellen's tour. The walk lasts just over an hour and takes in the Royal O
Go Walking Round Theatreland With Ian McKellen
Londonist / Posted 10 days ago
Ian McKellen's tour. The walk lasts just over an hour and takes in the Royal Opera House, Somerset House, the National Theatre (where McKellen played Richard III; move over Benedict Cumberbatch), the National Portrait Gallery and Trafalgar S... Read more
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metro
Why Trollstation shouldn't have been jailed for art gallery theft prankbeen given custodial sentences, a group member has said. Amina Maz told metro.
Why Trollstation shouldn't have been jailed for art gallery theft prank
metro / Posted 10 days ago
been given custodial sentences, a group member has said. Amina Maz told metro.co.uk that while she felt the prank on the National Portrait Gallery ‘overstepped the line’ a suspended sentence would have been more appropriate.Four members of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra May 20-22entry. Under-12s free with a paying adult.Sunday May 22 1pm DRAWN IN Pick up a
Canberra Weekender: What's on in Canberra May 20-22
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
entry. Under-12s free with a paying adult.Sunday May 22 1pm DRAWN IN Pick up a pencil and draw in the Gordon Darling Hall, National Portrait Gallery, while listening to Bella Groove Jazz Duo. Free. For all ages and abilities, all materials... Read more
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Evening Standard
World's first zorbing 'marathon' coming to Londonlast especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, giv
World's first zorbing 'marathon' coming to London
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
last especially long, but you can’t have everything. If you’re in the area, give it a go. 28/50 Learn something at a National Portrait Gallery lecture National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, WC2H 0HE, npg.org.ukThe National Portrait... Read more
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The North West Star
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
Daily Liberal / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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The Border Mail
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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The Courier
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
The Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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London24
Trollstation pranksters jailed over ‘heist’ at National Galleryof the risk of terror attacks at the time. Dramatic CCTV footage shows members
Trollstation pranksters jailed over ‘heist’ at National Gallery
London24 / Posted 11 days ago
of the risk of terror attacks at the time. Dramatic CCTV footage shows members of the public fleeing in terror from the National Portrait Gallery on July 5 last year when five men burst in with their faces covered and began shouting and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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The Young Witness
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekendTake the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions
Canberra weekend away things to do: The ultimate girls' weekend
The Young Witness / Posted 11 days ago
Take the opportunity to tour the permanent collections and current exhibitions at the National Gallery of Australia and National Portrait Gallery, or check out the National Museum of Australia, where 50 years of Play School is being celebrated... Read more
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