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Hollywood Costume

Who would not be thrilled to see Marilyn Monroe’s Seven Year Itch white billowy dress in reality? Or Captain Jack Sparrow’s pirate clothes as he gets into a duel with Errol Flynn? Darth Vader’s robes or The Terminator’s boots and jacket? The list of costumes that delights and amuses at the […]

Cape Dorset Prints

“Co-operative enterprises build a better world” is the 2012 theme for the United Nations International Year of Co-operatives. Cape Dorset, in Canada’s north, is a co-operative of thirty-one communities which produce and sell art works to help the local economy and community. The results are beautiful and full of character. […]

Shakespeare: Staging the World

As part of the overall London 2012 Festival, the British Museum is hosting a major exhibition about the great English playwrite, William Shakespeare. However, this show has a focus on how the plays of Shakespeare and the theatre in general helped to shape Londoners’ emotional and political view of themselves as firstly […]