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Life after death in ancient Egypt
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Life after death in ancient Egypt

The British Museum explores this fascinating topic in its major autumn exhibition entitled “Journey through the afterlife: ancient Egyptian book of the dead”. The intriguing and mystical world of this civilization is presented through an unparalleled collection of “Book of the Dead” papyri. This is a unique opportunity for visitors […]

Monet seduces in Paris
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Monet seduces in Paris

Two months after its opening, the exhibition of the impressionist master in the French capital’s Grand Palais has wowed the public and seems destined to break all records set by Picasso and other leading impressionists. Fausto Triana It would seem to be impressionist saturation in a year in which Normandy […]

Lecture: Photomonth
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Lecture: Photomonth

Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, two highly-regarded, London-based photographers, will give a talk this month on contemporary photography at Whitechapel Gallery in London. Working in conjunction with one another for years, both Broomberg’s and Chanarin’s photographic work have gritty, raw and daunting qualities, typically portraiture with varying compositions. Together, the […]