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Win tickets to see Will Gompertz's 'Modern Art in 3,600 Seconds' at the ICA

 

What Are You Looking At? by Will GompertzPart talk, part improv, part chat show, the BBC's Arts Editor Will Gompertz - with help from some friends - takes a one-hour tour through the story of modern art using his new book What Are You Looking At?: 150 Years of Modern Art in the Blink of an Eye as his guide.

Informal, anecdotal, entertaining but factastic, Modern Art in 3,600 Seconds promises to carry on the ICA's tradition of art lectures with a difference. At the very least you'll find out why Tracey Emin's unmade bed is a work of art but yours is not.

Foyles have teamed up with the ICA and Penguin Books to offer a pair of tickets to the show on Thursday 6th September 2012, plus a signed copy of What Are You Looking At?: 150 Years of Modern Art in the Blink of an Eye. For your chance to win, simply answer the question below.

CLOSING DATE: MIDNIGHT, TUESDAY 4TH SEPTEMBER 2012

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To to find out more about this event or to book tickets, visit the ICA website

 

Will Gompertz was a director of which great London arts institution for seven years?



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