What is 'good' or 'bad' art - and does it even matter? Is there any way to test if something is art, other than a large group of people standing...
Tarnya Cooper; Charlotte Bolland
In considering the context in which portraits were made, the motivations of the sitters and the artists who made them, the purposes to which they were put, and the physical...
Guides us through the complex history, culture and identity of this most mercurial of countries by telling the stories behind 30 objects.
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