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Tristram Hunt Is Wrong To Say That The Abu Dhabi Louvre is a Project that Britain Should Seek To Emulate
When publicly declaring admiration for the marvels of the Abu Dhabi Louvre in the capacity of the Director of the V&A Museum, it is downright irresponsible to sideline the plight of those who constructed this building. By blindly endorsing this venture, the V&A itself risk complicity in the systematic human rights violations of a brutally authoritarian state; this could hardly be described as "an end to orientalism".
Slave/Master At The V&A Challenges Public Perception About Robots Through Dance At London Design Festival
However, if we take a look at the world around us now, and the machines working alongside humans, we see a very different picture. Medical robots are used to carry out complex and intricate surgical procedures, massively increasing success rates and minimising the number of associated complications
'All these naked breasts are putting people off their food.'
London’s Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum has been forced to apologise after a woman was told to “cover-up” while breastfeeding
'I have not lost control of the party'
Jeremy Corbyn has declared that he is “not expecting” any more Labour MPs to quit - despite losing two backbenchers within
Botticelli's Birth of Venus is one of the most enduring images in art history. This curvaceous nude, modesty protected only from her flowing locks, rides towards us on the waves of the sea perched in a shell. And that iconic single image is the launchpad for this bold new exhibition at the V&A that examines Botticelli's influence on art and culture, right up to the present day.
Curtain Up really is a marvelous celebration of theatre in London and New York. It explores the entire journey of the productions, from conception to centre stage, with a great collection of personal artifacts that rarely see the light.
Any visitor will be struck by two observations: first, despite a lack of admissions charge, museums are battling for visitors, with their ice rink and glorious facades; and second the Natural History Museum is winning.
Juicy Couture tracksuits are synonymous with the 'It girls' of the early 2000s - the wardrobe staple of Paris Hilton, Kim