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This Is The Modern World: New exhibition showcases Paul Weller from The Jam to The Style Council
Music

This Is The Modern World: New exhibition showcases Paul Weller from The Jam to The Style Council

As a new exhibition on The Jam and The Style Council opens in Brighton, curator Nicky Weller – sister of Paul Weller – takes us behind the scenes.

New exhibition Grown Up in Britain: 100 Years of Teenage Kicks shows the spirit of rebellion
Art

New exhibition Grown Up in Britain: 100 Years of Teenage Kicks shows the spirit of rebellion

The word “teenager” was coined in the 1940s, but this exhibition in Coventry looks back over a century of youth rebellion, style and attitude in a series of powerful images of Britain through the ages.

Walter Sickert – an artist of controversy and complexity
John Bird

Walter Sickert – an artist of controversy and complexity

He has been linked to Jack the Ripper and remains a figure of mystery and debate, but his subdued paintings depicting the drabness of Edwardian society are masterly works of skill and reinvention.

International artists raise money for the homeless with scrapped bus panels 
Homelessness

International artists raise money for the homeless with scrapped bus panels 

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