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Girl in a café, late 1950s

The dusty filing cabinet in the Hanover Square archives of Vogue magazine hadn’t been touched for years – but during a spare moment, its picture editor Robin Muir chiselled open one of the locked drawers and began to nose through its contents. What he found inside was a...

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We all know Spider-Man zooms around the upper storeys of New York City skyscrapers, firing webs in all directions, battling bad guys and saving lives. We all know when not clad in a red and blue suit he is the...
From Daydreams and Diaries at the V&A Museum of Childhood to Family Portraits at the National Portrait Gallery, there is something for everyone this Easter...
The rows of thousands of white crosses in war cemeteries have partly inspired two new works by Highgate-based sculptor Gerry Judah. Gerry has created two crosses that were installed in St Paul’s Cathedral this week to...
Four whole days off – how did they creep up so quickly? These four-day weekends sound like a good thing, the perfect policy for a single-issue party, join the campaign, you lead, I’ll vote... In the meantime, until we...
It seems like only yesterday that the Oasis boys were trawling all over Camden – dallying with the Primrose Hill set, partying in Supernova Heights and even earlier than this, hanging out at The Good Mixer.
The music of renowned composer Edward Elgar will be celebrated at London's South Bank, as acclaimed cellist Julian Lloyd Webber takes centre stage. Elgar on the South Bank will feature a range of songs by the...
Paolo Caliari (1528-1588), known as Veronese, was one of the most renowned and sought-after artists working in Venice in the 16th century. His works adorned churches, patrician palaces, villas and public buildings
The Swedish punk scene of the early 1980s has provided graphic novelist Coco Moodysson with fertile ground for a coming-of-age story: the period had songs by bands playing ditties with such...
“A fiend of a book – an incredible monster,” was how Dante Gabriel Rossetti referred to Emily Bronte’s classic novel Wuthering Heights. Certainly, setting yourself the goal of adapting a story that encompasses two generations of one family torn about by a ...
Fifty-five years ago I climbed the stairs to an upper room at Christ Church Oxford to hear the poet WH Auden give a talk that asked the question: Is there a Christian art? His answer was “definitely not”. There can no more be a Christian art, he said, than there can be a Christian science or Christian diet; there can only be a...