Turner’s home-made house opens

The house J M W Turner built as a country home at Twickenham has opened to the public after a £2.4m rescue operation.

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Culture City 2021 - the last five

Coventry, Paisley Stoke-on-Trent, Sunderland and Swansea are the shortlist to succeed Hull as UK City of Culture in 2021.

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Two way talent flow essential to Britain’s arts – Serota

The two-way traffic of artists in and out of Britain is crucial to the well-being of the arts in Britain, Arts Council chairman Sir Nicholas Serota said today.

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Arts key to communities – but need help

A report into the civic role of the arts in communities shows that culture has a long standing positive impact on society, but are stretched and not supported enough.

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Levete shortlisted to design Rattle Hall

Amanda Levete, Norman Foster and Renzo Piano are among the six architectural practices shortlisted to design London's new Centre for Music.

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Major drop in London’s gay venues

More than 50% have closed in last decade

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Belfast/Derry to bid for European title

Joint bid for 2023 Capital of Culture

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RA’s major architecture gift

The Royal Academy is to have an architecture space in the refurbished Burlington Gardens building, opening next year, thanks to a major gift from the Dorfman Foundation.

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Hepworth Wakefield wins £100k Art Fund Prize

The Hepworth Wakefield gallery in Yorkshire has won the 2017 £100,000 Art Fund Museum of the Year Award, just five years after it opened.

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London to get ‘Borough of Culture’

London mayor Sadiq Khan today announced that London’s 32 boroughs will compete for £1m in arts funding and the annual title London Borough of Culture. The first will get the title in 2019.

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