Monthly Archives: February 2017

‘Twelfth Night’ at the National Theatre, London

An extremely entertaining production of Shakespeare’s ‘Twelfth Night’ at the National Theatre, with the excellent Tamsin Greig as the cross-gendered Malvolia. Advertisements

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‘Revolution. Russian Art 1917 – 1932’ in London

At the Royal Academy, London for this excellent exhibition of Russian art marking the one-hundredth anniversary of the Russian Revolution. The exhibition surveys the entire artistic landscape of post-Revolutionary Russia, mixing the Socialist Realism of Isaak Brodsky with the avant-garde … Continue reading

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The Courtauld Gallery in London

At the Courtauld Gallery in London to see its excellent permanent collection, featuring art from the Renaissance up to the twentieth century. Robert Campin ‘The Entombment’ (c.1425) Botticelli ‘Trinity with Saints’ (1491 – 93) Edouard Manet ‘Bar at the Folies … Continue reading

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Renaissance art at the National Gallery, London

At the National Gallery, London to see highlights of the Renaissance collection. Jan van Eyck ‘The Arnolfini Portrait’ (1434) Botticelli ‘Venus and Mars’ (c.1485) Giovanni Bellini ‘Doge Leonardo Loredan’ (1501 – 02) Leonardo da Vinci ‘Virgin of the Rocks’ (1491 … Continue reading

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