Category Archives: Art

The geography of love

Landing on the far side. Seeing the furthest extremity of the system.

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year! Less chaos and discord; more consensus and cooperation Less bigotry; more understanding Less argument; more harmony Less peacocks; more humility Less division; more unity #harmony

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Belton House, Lincolnshire

House, gardens and church

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Oslo Sculpture Park

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Saga of Conquest

Interested in the Bayeux Tapestry and the story it tells of the lead up to the Norman Conquest of England in 1066? Read my newly published account of the saga, originally told in colourful stitches.

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Kettleā€™s Yard, Cambridge

Inspired and inspiring.

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Adel Crag and Henry Moore

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Montacute House, Somerset

Montacute is a masterpiece of Elizabethan Renaissance architecture and design. With its towering walls of glass, glow of ham stone and surrounding gardens, it is a place of beauty. Sir Edward Phelips was the visionary force and money behind the … Continue reading

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The Deep, Hull

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Comedy and Tragedy

Bronze sculpture In the Scottish National Gallery by Alfred Gilbert (1854-1934) who also created the Eros sculpture in Piccadilly Circus, London. Inspired by the play of the same name by W.S. Gilbert.

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