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1042 Alan Ayckbourn, Men and Chicken, Peter Robinson2016-07-11 18:58:00
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1043 Judith Kerr, Mumford & Sons and Baaba Maal, Weiner, Spencer Tunick2016-07-08 18:55:00
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1044 The Liverpool Biennial 20162016-07-07 18:50:00
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1045 Christopher Hampton, Maggie's Plan, Arnolfini, Queens of Syria2016-07-06 19:15:00
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1046 Barry Humphries, Abbas Kiarostami, Stanley Kubrick, National Museums of Scotland, The Neon Demon2016-07-05 18:46:00
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1047 Georgia O'Keeffe, Paul Feig on Ghostbusters, Laura Lippman2016-07-04 18:58:00
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1048 Artistic Responses to the Battle of the Somme, from Jeremy Deller to the Caribbean2016-07-01 19:05:00
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1049 Ab Fab director Mandie Fletcher, Phill Jupitus on Trumpton's creator, Olivia de Havilland turns 1002016-06-30 18:53:00
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1050 Michael Kiwanuka, War movies, Lyndon B Johnson, Scotty Moore2016-06-29 19:16:00
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1051 David Hockney at Royal Academy, Choreographer Sir Peter Wright, Tenor Gregory Kunde, Updating album covers2016-06-28 19:00:00
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1052 Jessie Burton, Stanley Spencer exhibition, York Art Gallery, From Afar2016-06-27 19:00:00
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Jessie Burton, Stanley Spencer exhibition, York Art Gallery, From Afar

After the success of The Miniaturist, author Jessie Burton discusses her second novel, The Muse, which is set between 1930s Spain, at the beginning of the civil war, and 1960s London, and explores the idea of the artist's muse. The painter Stanley Spencer is the subject of a new exhibition at The Hepworth Wakefield. Curator Eleanor Clayton discusses why writing about his painting was as important to Spencer as painting itself. The York Art Gallery is one of five museums and galleries in the UK to make the shortlist for this year's Museum of the Year Award. In the fourth of our reports from the shortlisted venues, Samira visits the gallery which has recently undergone a multi-million-pound refurbishment of its Grade II listed building, creating a space for the new Centre of Ceramic Art in the Victorian roof void, which had been hidden from public view for more than 50 years. Set in Caracas, From Afar explores the shifting relationship between an older man and the young working-class teenage boy he picks up in a tense, homophobic society. The film won a Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival last year. Briony Hanson, Director of Film at the British Council, reviews. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Ella-mai Robey.…read more

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1055 Ralph Fiennes on Richard III, Elvis & Nixon, Refugee fiction, Amjad Sabri2016-06-22 18:55:00
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1056 Carys Bray, The Meddler reviewed, Henry V, Painters' Paintings at National Gallery, Derby Museums acquisitions2016-06-21 18:55:00
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1057 Independence Day, Chris Riddell wins Kate Greenaway medal, Fretwork and C4's The Border2016-06-20 19:02:00
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1058 Trevor Nunn, Natasha Walter, Jake Bugg2016-06-17 19:05:00
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1060 Ashley Pharoah, Novels in verse, Chris Watson2016-06-15 18:51:00
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