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'Women Artists' is an accessible introduction to the often hidden life and works of women artists from both contemporary and historic eras. Read an exclusive extract below.

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The Timeless Treasures of King Tut

14 Mar, 2019

How the world discovered the mysteries and splendours of the tomb of the Egyptian boy-king Tutankhamun. The tomb that still has secrets to reveal...

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Photo Essay: 'Things Come Apart 2.0'

07 Mar, 2019

Take a look at Todd McLellan’s unique disassembled takes on everyday objects. Each piece is meticulously taken apart and photographed in original artistic ways.

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The Bauhaus buildings of Britain

01 Mar, 2019

The Bauhaus was the short-lived German art school that opened its doors 100 years ago, but whose effects can still be seen across the world today. We take a look at some of the overlooked buildings of Britain designed by the Bauhaus émigrés.

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'The Very Last Giant of Fashion'

22 Feb, 2019

Remembering one of the greatest fashion designers Karl Lagerfeld.

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Off the Grid: Photo Essay

19 Feb, 2019

'Off the Grid' is the ultimate escapist collection of self-sufficient cabins and retreats in the world’s most stunning and inaccessible locations. Take a look at some of the most innovative off-grid homes from the book.

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Discover a love potion from the ancient world in this extract from 'Ancient Magic'.

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The British Museum’s new exhibition 'The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard' is now open, the first major museum display of artists’ postcards. Discover the stories behind the postcards.

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It was the Old Master's anniversary in January of this year, but amid the crowds and the selfies, the souvenirs and the queues, it can be easy to feel a certain da Vinci fatigue. Enter Giorgio Vasari’s 'Life of Leonardo', replete with all the artist’s original and revolutionary force.

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James IV took the throne at age fifteen. He was a king that took the field at the head of his own troops and refused to let himself be ruled by his nobles. Discover his story and that of Scotland in 'Scotland: A Concise History'.

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