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Chicago Tribune
Chicago honors labor hero Dolores Huerta through artChicago is embracing iconic civil rights and labor leader Dolores Huerta this f
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
Chicago is embracing iconic civil rights and labor leader Dolores Huerta this fall through a series of film screenings and art exhibitions honoring her life’s work. Huerta, 87, launched what is now the United Farm Workers union with Cesar Chavez in... Read more
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Daily Mail
X-rays reveal sculptures by Degas were packed with wine bottle corkspacked with wine bottle corks and old floorboards X-ray beams were fired at 3
Daily Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
packed with wine bottle corks and old floorboards X-ray beams were fired at 3 statuettes of nude dancers by the French artist It is thought Edgar Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture He and would then bulk it out by using... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
EveningTimes Online / Posted 21 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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guardian-series
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
guardian-series / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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Harrow Times
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
Harrow Times / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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Gazette News
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
Gazette News / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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This is West Country
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
This is West Country / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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Bolton News
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
Bolton News / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
X-rays reveal 19th Century sculptures packed with wine bottle corksare packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three sta
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 22 hours ago
are packed out with wine bottle corks. X-ray beams were fired at the three statuettes of nude dancers, by French artist Edgar Degas, to make the discovery. It is thought Degas bent wire into the desired pose for a sculpture, and would... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Five museums in Europe you must see - and five you've never heard ofall day, relax at the Hotel's spa and take your pick from a range of massages.
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
all day, relax at the Hotel's spa and take your pick from a range of massages. Florence, Italy is one of the most visited art museums in the world and showcases an incredible array of artworks from major Italian artists like Leonardo da Vinci,... Read more
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CBS News
ArtAnna Werner offers us a look at what's new in art: In the land of Paul Bunyan,
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Anna Werner offers us a look at what's new in art: In the land of Paul Bunyan, Babe the Blue Ox is king. But step aside, Babe -- in Minneapolis, a giant sculpture in royal blue now commands all the attention: A giant rooster. "A cockerel," said... Read more
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NZCity
Te Papa among TripAdvisor's top 25 museumsas ranked by users of travel website TripAdvisor. Others in the top 25 include
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
as ranked by users of travel website TripAdvisor. Others in the top 25 included New York's The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Musee d'Orsay in Paris, the State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace in St. Petersburg and London's Victoria and Albert... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fiji Art Gallery & Centre Visioning Project UnderwayFriday, 22 September 2017, 1:25 pmPress Release: British Council Fiji National
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Friday, 22 September 2017, 1:25 pmPress Release: British Council Fiji National Art Gallery and Centre Visioning Project Underway “This initiative will boost Suva’s cultural offer and will create... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Te Papa Tongarewa named in top 25 museums in the worldto TripAdvisor.TripAdvisor, one of the world's leading travel sites, announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
to TripAdvisor.TripAdvisor, one of the world's leading travel sites, announced reviewers' picks for the top museums as part of its annual Travelers' Choice Awards this week.Te Papa is placed 19th on the list which includes The Metropolitan... Read more
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Canberra Times
Global market for forged and stolen artworks is thriving and underpolicedI recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
I recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger was among the presenters. Forgery and fraud are particularly prevalent in the international art and antiquities markets. To a large extent, dealers, galleries and auction... Read more
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Canberra Times
NGV and Museums Victoria post record attendances, while ACMI slipsThe National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of vis
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
The National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of visitors step through their doors in the last financial year, with blockbuster exhibitions and innovative new offerings proving attractive. But the Australian Centre for the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle visual artists paint an ambivalent picture of the future — but are determined to surviveA few weeks ago, in a Capitol Hill building that used to be a storefront office
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
A few weeks ago, in a Capitol Hill building that used to be a storefront office, a longtime street artist named Jazz Mom and friends were splattering buckets of paint across the carpet and spray-painting the walls for their ad hoc show “Everything... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Global market for forged and stolen artworks is thriving and underpolicedI recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
I recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger was among the presenters. Forgery and fraud are particularly prevalent in the international art and antiquities markets. To a large extent, dealers, galleries and auction... Read more
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The Age
Global market for forged and stolen artworks is thriving and underpolicedI recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
I recently attended a seminar on art fraud where a notorious British art forger was among the presenters. Forgery and fraud are particularly prevalent in the international art and antiquities markets. To a large extent, dealers, galleries and auction... Read more
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The Age
NGV and Museums Victoria post record attendances, while ACMI slipsThe National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of vis
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
The National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of visitors step through their doors in the last financial year, with blockbuster exhibitions and innovative new offerings proving attractive. But the Australian Centre for the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NGV and Museums Victoria post record attendances, while ACMI slipsThe National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of vis
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The National Gallery of Victoria and Museums Victoria saw record numbers of visitors step through their doors in the last financial year, with blockbuster exhibitions and innovative new offerings proving attractive. But the Australian Centre for the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Arts events: Sept. 21-288pm. Fri & Sat 7pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com Classic & New Films @ Castro
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
8pm. Fri & Sat 7pm. 298 11th St. www.sfoasis.com Classic & New Films @ Castro Theatre Sept. 21: The Big Lebowski viewing party (7:15), with pre-and post film parties and cocktails (www.eazemovienight.com). Sept 22: Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (7:30)... Read more
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Northumberland Today
New exhibit is a real gemnot just a catchy headline. When some Cobourg residents first heard there woul
Northumberland Today / Posted 5 days ago
not just a catchy headline. When some Cobourg residents first heard there would be a show of necklaces and jewelry at the Art Gallery of Northumberland, they may have been a bit skeptical. It sounded very different — perhaps something for a gift... Read more
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Manning River Times
Naked and Nude winning artist’s floor talkManning Art Prize winner Dagmar Cyrulla gives a floor talk about her work, "The
Manning River Times / Posted 5 days ago
Manning Art Prize winner Dagmar Cyrulla gives a floor talk about her work, "The phone call IV". Manning Art Prize winner Dagmar Cyrulla has gave a floor talk about her work, and her hopes to hold workshops in Taree in the future. Melbourne artist... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rhydian Thomas reading Milk Island aloud on election dayhoursWHAT: Lawrence & Gibson author Rhydian Thomas will be reading his entire d
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
hoursWHAT: Lawrence & Gibson author Rhydian Thomas will be reading his entire debut novel, Milk Island, aloud at the Adam Art Gallery in Wellington and online via livestream on Election Day 2017.Milk Island is a satirical black comedy set in New... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Community Listings (Sept. 20)were brought to Belleville between 1875 and 1925 to be dispersed through the Ma
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 5 days ago
were brought to Belleville between 1875 and 1925 to be dispersed through the Marchmont Distribution Home. Through photos, artifacts and displays, learn about the stories of this important chapter in Belleville’s history. The unveiling will take... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara CalendarSept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE O
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 5 days ago
Sept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE OLD WINERY: Sept. 22, The Old Winos with Marty Hopins and Big Dave Tufford. Sept. 23, The Niagara Rhythm Section with Dylan Wickens. 2228 Niagara Stone Road,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara CalendarSept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE O
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 5 days ago
Sept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE OLD WINERY: Sept. 22, The Old Winos with Marty Hopins and Big Dave Tufford. Sept. 23, The Niagara Rhythm Section with Dylan Wickens. 2228 Niagara Stone Road,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara CalendarSept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE O
Welland Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Sept. 30. 3751 Main St., Jordan. 905-562-9591 ext. 6. www.jordanhouse.ca THE OLD WINERY: Sept. 22, The Old Winos with Marty Hopins and Big Dave Tufford. Sept. 23, The Niagara Rhythm Section with Dylan Wickens. 2228 Niagara Stone Road,... Read more
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express
V&A voted Britain’s top museum as London rates best European city for culture THE Victoria and Albert has topped a poll as Britain’s favourite museum. The
express / Posted 5 days ago
THE Victoria and Albert has topped a poll as Britain’s favourite museum. The Victoria and Albert has topped a poll as Britain’s favourite museum The 165-year-old... Read more
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News.com.au
Your guide to what’s on in AdelaideJacqueline Barmentloo and Josie Davies with her macaw Rio, gearing up for Pirat
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Jacqueline Barmentloo and Josie Davies with her macaw Rio, gearing up for Pirates of Port Adelaide. Photo: AAP/Dean Martin Source:News Corp Australia PIRATES roaming the streets of Port Adelaide, an Elvis tribute artist belting out some... Read more
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BC Local News
Performing Arts Centre welcomes executive directorThey've been working hard since their inception to bring the arts to Vernon, an
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
They've been working hard since their inception to bring the arts to Vernon, and they're bringing on a new leader who shares that dream. "Jim brings a mix of theatre knowledge and extensive executive experience to the team," said Keyanna Burgher,... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Performing Arts Centre welcomes executive directorThey’ve been working hard since their inception to bring the arts to Vernon, an
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 6 days ago
They’ve been working hard since their inception to bring the arts to Vernon, and they’re bringing on a new leader who shares that dream. “Jim brings a mix of theatre knowledge and extensive executive experience to the team,” said Keyanna Burgher,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Flamenco song, music, and dance comes to HarrisonFestival over the years, and on Sept. 23 the festival society will once again s
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 6 days ago
Festival over the years, and on Sept. 23 the festival society will once again showcase Spain’s most famous performing arts genre at the Memorial Hall, featuring Vancouver based quartet Toque Flamenco. Toque Flamenco was born early in 2014,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Blood flows through veins of challenging art exhibitionBlood inspires art exhibition at Melbourne Science Gallery This exhibition abo
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Blood inspires art exhibition at Melbourne Science Gallery This exhibition about blood at Melbourne Science Gallery is not for the faint-hearted. Blood: Attract & Repel explores why we're both attracted to and repulsed by blood — a liquid that... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Installation to explore life, rebirthYou're born. You live. You hurt. You die. That's the cycle of life, and that's
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 7 days ago
You're born. You live. You hurt. You die. That's the cycle of life, and that's exactly the theme artist Kailee Viator said is embodied in her art - life, birth, rebirth. She said her work often contains elements of feminine power to reflect the... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Sept. 17)Frida Kahlo suffers near-fatal injuries in a bus accident in Mexico, causing he
The Inyo Register / Posted 8 days ago
Frida Kahlo suffers near-fatal injuries in a bus accident in Mexico, causing her to abandon her medical studies and take up art 1928 – The Okeechobee hurricane strikes southeastern Florida, killing more than 2,500 people. It is the third deadliest... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Indigenous fashion winning artists international and local supportIndigenous fashion winning international and local fans as artists push for pro
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Indigenous fashion winning international and local fans as artists push for proper payment The bright, bold and distinctly Australian designs of Indigenous fashion have always captured attention, but they are now proving to be a lucrative industry —... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Picture editor Nicholas Eagar’s photos of the weekNews MoneySaver HQ Small Business Relationships 0A0871E9-1636-49F4-9041-2E3
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
News MoneySaver HQ Small Business Relationships 0A0871E9-1636-49F4-9041-2E36E2BB5333 Breaking News Begin gallerynav_large_right French slackliner Anthony Newton crosses on his slackline (250 mt long and 50mt hight) Marseille's... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two exhibitions a year at Inverleith House after uproar over feared closureincluding Ewan McGregor and Val Kilmer, called for the "securing the long-term
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
including Ewan McGregor and Val Kilmer, called for the "securing the long-term future of Inverleith House as a contemporary art gallery." Now, after a report from high profile members of the art world said Inverleith House should continue as a... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Indonesia’s Museum MACAN signals bright future for art in Asiaconversation for elite communities, it’s a conversation for everyone,” said Aar
Asian Correspondent / Posted 11 days ago
conversation for elite communities, it’s a conversation for everyone,” said Aaron Seeto, the Director of Museum MACAN in Jakarta. Set to officially open to the public in November, MACAN is the brainchild of Indonesian mogul and passionate art... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Spirits reaching across timewhy he relocated remains something of a mystery, he arrived on New Zealand's sh
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
why he relocated remains something of a mystery, he arrived on New Zealand's shores to find a scant number of professional artists operating in the country. Once there, he cornered the market, developing a thriving practice and becoming the... Read more
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News.com.au
Your guide to what’s on in AdelaideSusan Evans and Emma Rowe in Victoria Square where they will be holding Fort Dr
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
Susan Evans and Emma Rowe in Victoria Square where they will be holding Fort Dreamland. Photo: AAP/Morgan Sette Source:News Corp Australia WANT to relive your childhood with blanket forts? Or perhaps you’re keen to rev your engine at a day... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Your guide to what’s on in Adelaideto cars? Either way, there’s plenty in our what’s on guide for the week ahead.
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
to cars? Either way, there’s plenty in our what’s on guide for the week ahead. Check it out. Friday, September 15 Victoria Square will transform into a magical artistic blanket fort village so punters can relive their childhood while... Read more
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birminghammail
New study into Council House and museum revampa feasibility study into major modernisation works on Birmingham's Council Hous
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
a feasibility study into major modernisation works on Birmingham's Council House and redevelopment of Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery. The Grade II*-listed complex, which comprises the Council House built in 1879 and an extension from 1911,... Read more
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Manning River Times
Taree to get a civic heartCouncil and community pave the way for an enlivened and "funky" CBD Got the go
Manning River Times / Posted 13 days ago
Council and community pave the way for an enlivened and "funky" CBD Got the goanna! Manning Regional Art Gallery has agreed to support the rejuvenation of Victoria Street by relocating Rick Reynolds' sculpture to the new "civic heart" being created... Read more
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The Age
Finding the Romantic sublime in Fred Williams' You YangsYangs, which held his attention for many years, have been brought together in a
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Yangs, which held his attention for many years, have been brought together in a retrospective. The collection at Geelong Art Gallery demonstrates the significance of the series for both the artist's oeuvre and the history of Australian art. Pond... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Finding the Romantic sublime in Fred Williams' You YangsYangs, which held his attention for many years, have been brought together in a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Yangs, which held his attention for many years, have been brought together in a retrospective. The collection at Geelong Art Gallery demonstrates the significance of the series for both the artist's oeuvre and the history of Australian art. Pond... Read more
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