America’s Cool Modernism

America’s Cool Modernism

If your penchant is for figures in a landscape, or even just figures, then steer clear of Oxford for the next five months, or, at least the exhibition currently showing at the Ashmolean. Hard-edged, geometric cityscapes fight with hard-edged rural scenes of barns, silos and grain elevators. There are some...

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Somnai, Somnai

Somnai, Somnai

Culturally, we’re in a weird place with VR technology. Virtual Reality has been a staple of science fiction stories since the fifties and as a result, along with flying cars, cryogenic freezing and sex robots (depressingly for civilisation, sex robots seem to be the technology that is advancing the fastest),...

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Chestertons gives away 1000 tickets to see historic match at Lord’s cricket grounds

Chestertons gives away 1000 tickets to see historic match at Lord’s cricket grounds

Chestertons, one of London’s top estate agents, is giving away 1,000 tickets to see a historic match at Lord’s Cricket Ground to celebrate its new sponsorship of women’s cricket at Middlesex Cricket.   On Tuesday 24 April Middlesex Women will play a Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) side captained by former...

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