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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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Digging for victory: The month's top ten archaeology discoveries

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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"Gas! Gas! Quick, boys": Gas attacks during the First World War

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
The diaries and belongings of soldiers fighting in the First World War paint a poignant picture of life on the Western Front and the fear the cry of "Gas!" could provoke.
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Welsh chorus: Janette Parris tells us how she will bring music to Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
We speak to the English artist about her plans to use song to activate displays at Cardiff Story Museum. Visitors should expect the unexpected.
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Local hero: Fred Deakin talks about his Scribble Jam event for Museums at Night

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
We speak with the artist, designer, musician and teacher ahead of his audio visual extravaganza at the Wilson Art Gallery and Museum in Cheltenham.
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Artist's Statement: State control, David Miranda and digital migration at Lighthouse in Brighton

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
In an exhibition opening as part of this year's Brighton Festival, artist Tobias Revell has made three fable-like films about the digital world. People can exploit power, he says.
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Museums at Night 2014: Where will you go?

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
Museums at Night celebrates its sixth year in 2014. More than 600 events take place all over the UK, with some highly talented artists, musicians, authors, poets and cartoonists.
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Leading artists add humour and wonder to warning signs in Disappearing Nature

Fri, 2014-05-02 00:00
Jeremy Deller follows the African Eagle Owl, Marcus Coates lies in a hole and Zana Briski portrays the Mountain Gorilla of Rwanda in an environmentally-friendly London show.
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Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK at the British Library

Thu, 2014-05-01 00:00
From a specially-commissioned superhero by Gorillaz illustrator Jamie Hewlett to Aleister Crowley and Judge Dredd, the British Library's new exhibition is a graphic odyssey.
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Artist's Statement: Sixteen Danish ceramicists in a home and living work of art in Brighton

Thu, 2014-05-01 00:00
Ceramicist Kay Aplin's house is a home, gallery and living work of art. See the bathroom and the Danish connection as it prepares for the Artists' Open Houses festival.
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National Portrait Gallery secures Van Dyke portrait for the nation

Thu, 2014-05-01 00:00
The National Portrait Gallery has secured the last self-portrait of Stuart-era court painter Sir Anthony Van Dyke with the help of the public.
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