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GILBERT & GEORGE: SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London

GILBERT & GEORGE: SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London

White Cube Bermondsey

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This will be the first opportunity to view more than 60 new pictures by Gilbert & George and a new large-scale work by Rachel Kneebone. Gilbert & George will be present and will be in conversation with writer and critic Michael Bracewell.

‘SCAPEGOATING PICTURES for London’ by Gilbert & George and ‘399 Days’ by Rachel Kneebone runs from 18 July – 28 September 2014

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Louis Vuitton Fall 2011

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Louis Vuitton Fall 2011

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2011

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2011

Getting Personal with Valentine Guinness

Getting Personal with Valentine Guinness

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Elle caught up with the multi talented playwright and singer Valentine Guinness shortly after the stage reading of his upcoming new play ‘Christine’ at The Tristan Bates Theatre, directed by Nikolas Grace.

Read on to learn about Valentines’ latest projects and what has been keeping him so busy:

How did you first get started into becoming a playwright?

I was always interested in drama when I…

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TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED ON THE MARKET

TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED ON THE MARKET

TRACEY EMIN’S MY BED
ON THE MARKET FOR THE FIRST TIME
YBA ICON SOLD TO BENEFIT THE SAATCHI GALLERY’S FOUNDATION

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On 1 July, Christie’s will offer one of the most iconic works from the YBA movement, Tracey Emin’s My Bed, 1998, in the Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Auction, London.
Building on Christie’s recent success with Sensation generation artists, including record prices for works by…

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Interview: All about Rokuro

Interview: All about Rokuro

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Public Description caught up with the talented and thoroughly lovely Brighton, DJ Rokuro. Find out what he is up to here:

Why the name Rokuro?

My parents thought it would be funny to give me a silly japanese name. But it turned out to be really cool;-)

Where does your passion/inspiration for music come from?

Nowhere in particular if I’m honest, I just create whatever style of music I feel like…

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Christie’s | Rarities and Rediscoveries | Silver | New York

The Good Ship Saint Andrew: An Important George V Silver-Gilt Nef, Omar Ramsden, London, 1928 (estimate: $100,000 – $150,000)

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On May 21, Christie’s is pleased to present the sale of Important Silver, which includes 140 lots ranging from an Important French Gold and Enamel Mounted Rock-Crystal Cup for the Paris Exposition of 1867 by Charles Duron, to a rediscovered quart Cann by Paul…

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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty comes to London

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty comes to London

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I am so excited that this is coming to London. I remember seeing this exhibit in New York 3 years ago and it was mind blowing.

“London’s where I was brought up. It’s where my heart is and where I get my inspiration.”- Alexander McQueen, January 2000

The V&A is delighted to announce that it will present Alexander McQueen: Savage…

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FRANCIS BACON’S THREE STUDIES FOR A PORTRAIT OF JOHN EDWARDS

FRANCIS BACON’S THREE STUDIES FOR A PORTRAIT OF JOHN EDWARDS

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ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT TRIPTYCH FROM THE 1980’s STILL IN PRIVATE HANDS

Unveiled in London April 11-17, 2014

“Francis was a real, true father to me, he gave me all the guidance I needed, and we laughed a lot. And I think he liked me because I didn’t want anything from him. When Francis painted, there was always a drama, It always seemed to me as if he was fighting with the canvas.” —…

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Christie’s Dominates Middle East Market with $10.6 Million Auction

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Art enthusiasts in Dubai crowded Christie’s saleroom tonight to compete for the 140 art works which sold for a total of $10,648,250 (AED39,111,022), an increase of 65% on last year’s sale total*. Christie’s 16th consecutive season in the region, was the first to be held to coincide with Dubai Art Week. The Pharos Collection of Modern Egyptian Art, expected to sell for around $1.4 million, made…

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V&A | Disobedient Objects

V&A | Disobedient Objects

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26 July 2014 – 1 February 2015. 

The V&A will this summer present the first exhibition to explore objects of art and design from around the world that have been created by grassroots social movements as tools of social change. From Chilean folk art textiles that document political violence to a graffiti-writing robot, defaced currency to giant inflatable cobblestones thrown

at…

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Interview: AstrWho are ASTR?
ASTR is an electronic future r&b group made up of Zoe (vocals) and Adam (beats)
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Interview: Astr

Who are ASTR?

ASTR is an electronic future r&b group made up of Zoe (vocals) and Adam (beats)

Who…

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