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Literary Roundup

Literary Roundup

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The eighth edition of Art Dubai is taking place March 19-22, 2014 at Madinat Jumeirah. Over the last seven years, Art Dubai, the leading international art fair in the MENASA (Middle East/North Africa/South Asia), has become a cornerstone of the region’s booming contemporary art community. Recognised as one of the most globalised meeting points in the art […]

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Broomfield ballet company tours local schools with a rendition of Allison Flannery's "In the Hall of the Mountain King"

Broomfield ballet company tours local schools with a rendition of Allison Flannery’s “In the Hall of the Mountain King”

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The Daily Camera featured a story on the Broomfield ballet company, which has been touring local schools with a performance of Allison Flannery’s children’s book In the Hall of the Mountain King, illustrated by Vesper Stamper. The show–and the story–is a huge hit, receiving excellent reviews from its elementary school audience: “‘They were really great,’ said second-grader Grace […]

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What Do You See in the Absence?

What Do You See in the Absence?

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by Debbie Vance Art has great meaning within our culture. Art can depict an event (take Pablo Picasso’s “Guernica”) or an entire cultural generation (take TS Eliot’s “The Waste Land”). Art is powerful–and expensive–and when lost, it leaves a great void. Today’s news reported on two different instances of art theft, and two methods of […]

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