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‘HELLO CAROUSEL’ Emerging British artist’s first solo show opens at Vegas Gallery

Gemma Nelson

Gemma Nelson. One of the bubbliest people I have ever met. She is a friend, who is always there to offer a helping hand and a colleague, who is full of charisma ready to chat […]

“Boring, isn’t it” The Takeaway Rembrandt

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Hello, its Alan again. Without doubt the most commonly asked question by visitors to Dulwich Picture Gallery while I was an attendant there was, “Which is the picture that is always getting stolen from here?”. Now when you […]

Galleries – “Boring, isn’t it” Part 3

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Continuing the theme that some people, especially young ones, think art galleries are boring, I am often fondly reminded of the time spent as a Gallery Attendant at Dulwich Picture Gallery some twenty years ago. […]

Art Galleries……”Boring, isn’t it?” part 2

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Continuing on the theme that some people, especially young ones, think art galleries are boring, I am often fondly reminded of the time spent as a Gallery Attendant some twenty years ago. Some of the […]

Kimono – The Beauty and Spirit of Japan

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If there is one single piece of clothing that is associated with Japan, it is the kimono (literally translated as “the thing worn”); and as the French fashion designer Pierre Cardin once said whilst examining […]

Art Galleries……”Boring, isn’t it?”

Dulwich Picture Gallery

For over ten years I was a ‘Gallery Attendant’ at Dulwich Picture Gallery, at a time (1986-1997) when, I dare to say, it was not so well known and busy as it is today. On […]

A Gaggle of Ghosts and Santas in Dulwich Picture Gallery

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Bob Cox‘s imagination has materialised on Dulwich Picture Gallery Christmas cards.  Bob, a talented artist and ex-warden at DPG explains: “Having spent many years walking the hallowed rooms of the Gallery as a warden, you […]

Photographing Furniture

Next weekend, 6 March, there will be a tour of the beautiful furniture in Dulwich Picture Gallery. Fulvio Rubesa sees it in a different light.

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