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Great British Bake Off 2013 winner Frances Quinn cooks Henri Matisse's Blue Nude

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Based on Matisse's 1952 work, in-demand Bake Off star Frances Quinn is one of nearly 1,000 supporters backing the Art Fund's Edible Masterpieces campaign.
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National Railway Museum launches quest to find the nation's favourite railway toy

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
The National Railway Museum in York is asking the public to nominate their favourite childhood railway toys ahead of a major exhibition about toys opening in spring 2015.
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M-O-R-R-I-S: Mr Smith talks letterpress and William Morris ahead of Museums at Night

Mon, 2014-05-12 00:00
Mr Smith welcomes Culture24 to his Kennington studio to demonstrate the tools of his trade and reveal his plans for Museums at Night on May 15 at William Morris Gallery.
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The top graduate artists of 2014? The Catlin Art Prize seeks out the best emerging artists

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Seven graduate artists are vying for the Catlin Art Prize 2014. The exhibition of their work is showing at the Londonewcastle Project Space in London until May 24 - take a closer look here.
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The fun of the fayre: Alex Hartley talks twinning Nowhereisland for Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Market Hall Museum in landlocked Warwick is the next stop for Nowhereisland as artist Alex Hartley stages an eccentric Museums at Night county fair.
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The top graduate artists of 2014? The Catlin Art Prize seeks out the best emerging artists

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Seven graduate artists are vying for the Catlin Art Prize 2014. The exhibition of their work is showing at the Londonewcastle Project Space in London until May 24 - take a closer look here.
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BBC lines up Will Gompertz Saturday night TV documentary for Museums at Night festival

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz is to present a major TV documentary covering the Museums at Night festival, airing on BBC Two this Saturday night, May 17, at 7pm.
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The beautiful game: Matt Pyke talks football and digital art for Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
We interview Matt Pyke from Universal Everything about his real time voice reactive digital work set destined for the National Football Museum, Manchester for Museums at Night.
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Dancefloors, steampunks and murders: Six to see for Museums at Night 2014

Fri, 2014-05-09 00:00
Where will you go? Here are six brilliant events in Carlisle, Manchester, Warwickshire, Nottinghamshire, Hastings and Brighton to whet your appetite.
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Chiltern Open Air Museum plans Pegasus to usurp unicorn for Museums at Night magic

Thu, 2014-05-08 00:00
Sian Hammerton-Fraser of the Chiltern Open Air Museum in Buckinghamshire tells us about the white horse with wings who will be rode by a top author for this year's Museums at Night festival.
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Archaeological "Aladdin's cave" opens to public at English Heritage's Wrest Park

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:00
Pictures, facts and figures as English Heritage puts a third of its total stored collection on public display in a £1.9 million warehouse following a two-and-a-half year project.
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Positivity and uprisings: Newport joins Museums at Night with exciting Light Night

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:00
Newport will take part in Museums at Night for the first time this year. Annette Wells, from the city's museum, explains why excitement is building despite Jaws being left out.
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Manchester Art Gallery tests Google glasses which can recognise and interpret artworks

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:00
Working with software developers in California, an academic in Manchester says Google Glass will become "huge in every industry" - starting with three paintings.
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Artist's Statement: An art gallery's first Philosopher-in-Residence

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:00
Dr Panayiota Vassilopoulou, from the University of Liverpool, talks city centre art galleries and reflecting on oneself at The Bluecoat.
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Turner Prize 2014: Ciara Phillips, Tris Vonna-Michell, Duncan Campbell, James Richards

Wed, 2014-05-07 00:00
The four artists on this year's Turner Prize shortlist have been announced. Take a look at their works in our picture gallery.
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Ten art exhibitions to see this month: May 2014

Tue, 2014-05-06 00:00
A female diving squad, imprisoned artists, a virtual flashmob and "prejudiced rants" play their part in our ten art exhibitions to see this month.
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Archaeologists say Stonehenge was "London of the Mesolithic" in Amesbury investigation

Tue, 2014-05-06 00:00
Amesbury is the oldest settlement in Britain and has been continually occupied since 8820 BC, say archaeologists investigating bull bones and pink flints.
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Ten exhibitions to see this month: May 2014

Tue, 2014-05-06 00:00
A female diving squad, imprisoned artists, a virtual flashmob and "prejudiced rants" play their part in our ten to see this month.
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Curator's Choice: The unseen literature of the cataclysmic Liberation of Paris in 1945

Tue, 2014-05-06 00:00
Charles Chadwyck-Healey's collection of the extraordinary publishing spree following the liberation of World War II is about to go on display in Cambridge.
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Digging for victory: The top ten archaeology discoveries for April 2014

Sat, 2014-05-03 00:00
A lost Medieval village surfaced, flint tools pointed to civilisation 14,000 years ago and a dinosaur toe went home. We take a look back at the last month in archaeology.
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