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South Africa: The Art of a Nation – The British Museum

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The British Museum at London’s new exhibition South Africa: The Art of a Nation traces the evolution of South Africa and its people through 100,000 years of art

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The Frick Collection, New York – Abraham, Angels & Rembrandt

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The Frick Collection will offer an exhibition from May 2017 surrounding an illuminating work by Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn, Abraham Entertaining the Angels

AA&ADA 2015 Sydney Antiques Fair – Be Beguiled

AA&ADA 2015 Sydney Antiques Fair – Be Beguiled

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AA&ADA 2015 Sydney Antiques Fair will take place 9 – 13 September 2015 in the Kensington Room Randwick Racecourse Sydney, offering a variety of art and antiques

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Antiques & Art: Part 1 – Understanding Art

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Holding both the terms ‘antiques and art’ up for re-examination once more is important because they are far removed from periods in history that gave them birth

Villa Capra, 'La Rotunda' by Venetian Architect Andrea Palladio in the Veneto, Italy

Andrea Palladio Architect – In Pursuit of the Perfect House

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Despite evolving societies and technology a villa remains a place where one can dwell “under the tent of heaven”. Is Andrea Palladio’s villa the perfect house?

A model presents a creation for Chanel during the 2016-2017 fall/winter Haute Couture collection fashion show on July 5, 2016 in Paris. / AFP / PATRICK KOVARIK/Getty Images

Fashion – Is It More Than a Frock asks Carolyn McDowall?

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Costume encompasses all that we wear and today reflects a society in which privacy has been stripped bare – so what is fashion, is it more than a frock?

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The Mirror – Mastering Reflection or Eye Catching Deception

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Described as the ‘matrix of the symbolic’ the Mirror has accompanied the human quest to know and understand our own identity… who is the fairest of them all?

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Towers – Symbols of Hope and Freedom

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Prior to the twentieth century towers were built as symbols to the heights of material wealth and prosperity the western world had yet achieved.