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Monthly Archives for January 2014

Alan Sorrell: A Life Reconstructed (Soane Museum)

Thursday, 30 January, 2014 by Aimee Rubensteen

  Sir John Soane’s Museum is the most fitting setting for the first major survey of Alan Sorrell’s oeuvre. Alan Sorrell (1904-1974) was an English artist who worked in multiple mediums, but is best known for his archeological illustrations. Like … Continue reading

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The Visual Arts and Music in Renaissance Europe c 1400-1650 (Second Annual Postgraduate Renaissance Symposium, 18 January 2014)

Tuesday, 21 January, 2014 by James Alexander Cameron

It is not every Courtauld conference that starts off with a concert in an authentic Gothic interior. But the Renaissance Art and Music programme has been an exploratory endeavour throughout. On a moonlit Friday evening, the Amaryllis Consort regaled an … Continue reading

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Uproar! The First 50 Years of the London Group: 1913-63 (Ben Uri Gallery)

Monday, 13 January, 2014 by Percy Darukhanawala

To venture to the Ben Uri Gallery in NW8 is to arrive at, quite literally, a shop front – which once penetrated, courtesy of a common entry-bell, opens out into a wealth of treasures, some of which would not be … Continue reading

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