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With London’s Victoria & Albert Museum in lockdown, its director shares his favourite artefacts

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fornasetti and the complesso monumentale della pilotta in parma present 'fornasetti theatrum mundi' exhibition from june 3, 2020, to february 14, 2021.

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It's the 30th anniversary of the first launch of the Hubble Space Telescope—the first major instrument to be placed in outer space and arguably one of the greatest inventions in the history of scientific discovery.

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An enormous aquarium with perpetually crashing waves has popped up amidst an urban landscape in South Korea, but don't expect to hear the water sloshing around if you walk by. Designed by District, the elevated tank is actually a massive anamorphic illusion.

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If everyone went 100 percent geothermal today, Earth’s store of thermal energy would still outlive the sun.

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From Bauhaus to bohemian love … the intricate lives and art of interwar modernists are captured in this hugely enjoyable and well-plotted book

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We’ve been admirers of Lisa Lloyd’s meticulous birds and bees crafted from countless strips of paper for a while, and the London-based artist now is offering an amusing tutorial to create her tiny paper prawns at home. The downloadable instructions, which are available for free on her site, are complete with a printable template and a supply list. She also released a simple video series for those who prefer visual learning.

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Set today by the Wellington Collection at Apsley House, London, our daily quiz helps you explore collections closed due to Covid-19. Can you get full marks?

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While many Americans were enjoying a few days off of work for the Thanksgiving holiday, Curiosity Mars Rover (previously) was busy taking more than 1,000 photographs of the Red Planet. Capturing the Glen Torridon region on the side of Mount Sharp, the rover shot enough images to create a compos

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The conceptual artist has installed banners, billboards and stickers across Los Angeles for the city’s Frieze art fair

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Michael Evans filled every available space with a treasure trove of British, French and Japanese works. Now they’re up for auction

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From blitz victims to dust-coated miners and the rocks of Stonehenge, the affinities between German photographer and British sculptor are shown in works of sepulchral beauty

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Locked down with your family? Want to impress the kids with a technique Canaletto used in 18th-century Venice? Our writer goes through the pinhole

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An astonishing new sculpture by JK Brickworks (previously), a design team of Jason and Kristal Allemann, appears to defy gravity as it hovers in mid-air without assistance. Made of just a base, two rounded posts, and three small chains, the simple piece relies on tensegrity or tensional integrity. The design principle is based on the idea that a structure under compression within a system of constant tension will create a stable shape.

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