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2014/10/21 03:55
2014/10/21 03:55
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For a kid growing up in the Adelaide hills in the 1970s, Canberra was a long way away. Yet on November the 11th 1975, that distance was suddenly removed, obliterated by the nation-wide shock of an...
2014/10/21 03:55
2014/10/21 03:55
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2014/10/20 12:45
2014/10/20 12:45
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The Duchess of Cambridge plays hockey with the GB hockey teams at the Riverside Arena in the Olympic Park. The Duchess of Cambridge gets into costume with locals at Vaiaku Falekaupule during a visit...
2014/10/20 09:01
2014/10/20 09:01
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Anarchy And Beauty: A Dull Exhibition On William Morris’s Legacy William Morris by G F Watts, 1870. Copyright: National Portrait Gallery, LondonPeacock Brooch Designed by C R Ashbee 1900. Copyright:...
2014/10/20 03:19
2014/10/20 03:19
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Australia's capital has a lot to offer families looking for a convenient getaway. With something for everyone, find out what Canberra has to tempt you. Read down the page and take our poll on what...
2014/10/19 21:51
2014/10/19 21:51
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NEW YORK — Walk into Eddie DaRoza’s office and you’ll find two of him there: the actual 32-year-old video producer, and a 5-inch statuette of him. “There are a lot of double takes. It’s like a little...
2014/10/19 05:12
2014/10/19 05:12
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My friend the painter Duggie Fields took me to Andrew’s very first Alternative Miss World in 1972. It was a wonderful happening that one couldn’t get into because it was so crowded. Andrew and I...
2014/10/19 03:37
2014/10/19 03:37
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Andy Warhol artist: "I ran into a boy whose job it is to go shopping for John and Yoko, to buy them clothes… I asked him if they ever wore any of the clothes they bought since they don't go out and he...
2014/10/19 02:09
2014/10/19 02:09
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With a probable final price tag equivalent to that of the new £50 million Reid Building project opposite - and guaranteed kudos to whoever restores this burned-out shell back to functioning life -...
2014/10/18 15:48
2014/10/18 15:48
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The horrors of the First World War as seen by some of the finest creative minds of the generation are laid bare in an exhibition of poignant art, personal diaries and hand-written letters at Newcastle...
2014/10/18 08:09
2014/10/18 08:09
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He's laughing now. A Sid James times three, I reckon. I've just asked him who his ideal audience would be. "Very wealthy oligarchs," he says. "They're my ideal." Someone should bottle that laugh....
2014/10/18 00:09
2014/10/18 00:09
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... - What most artists do with palette and paint, this man accomplishes with soil and sand. Jorge Rodriquez-Gerada used a six-acre segment of the National Mall as his canvas. His man-made waves of...
2014/10/16 11:09
2014/10/16 11:09
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The French House used to be called the York Minster, and was given the nickname the French Place by its regulars, who once included Francis Bacon and Lucien Freud. Nowadays, a semi-bohemian crowd are...
2014/10/15 22:09
2014/10/15 22:09
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... has a lot to do with the notion that Australia and Canada were merely colonials and a long way down the pecking order. This downplaying of colonial contribution and leadership has gone on for 100...
2014/10/15 12:37
2014/10/15 12:37
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Tomorrow an exhibition devoted to Morris’ influence on modern life - both aesthetically, practically and politically - opens at the National Portrait Gallery. From his ubiquitous nature-inspired...
2014/10/14 14:13
2014/10/14 14:13
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Now, in honour of this week’s Frieze art fair, Elia has created another work, in the style of the Sixties I-Spy books, listing the comical clichés to look out for. “I wrote it two or three years ago...
2014/10/13 21:19
2014/10/13 21:19
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Kate Middleton's already got a lot on her plate—what with her countless official engagements and oh, you know, the fact that she's expecting a second child with Prince William—but that hasn't stopped...
2014/10/13 18:25
2014/10/13 18:25
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NEW YORK (AP) - Walk into Eddie DaRoza's office and you'll find two of him there: the actual 32-year-old video producer, and a 5-inch statuette of him. "There are a lot of double takes. It's like a...
2014/10/13 07:00
2014/10/13 07:00
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Dining out with the family can be a nice break from leftover Pizza Movers and plastic utensils from Whole Foods, but finding a family-friendly restaurant with open tables this weekend may be a...
2014/10/11 16:45
2014/10/11 16:45
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I’VE LIVED in Glasgow for almost 18 years but don’t hold that against me. I spent my formative years in Edinburgh in what must be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. In October 2013 I...
2014/10/11 05:12
2014/10/11 05:12
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The Frieze effect – an explosion of exhibitions rippling from the art fair’s Regent’s Park base, through London’s museums, galleries and experimental project spaces – is no longer confined to living...
2014/10/21 03:55
2014/10/21 03:55
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