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Crompton was about to be assaulted with questions like the one that had undone his predecessor. Someone had asked why there weren’t enough helicopters to provide air cover for the boys in Helmand. He hadn’t …

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ART – WILD THING, ROYAL ACADEMY
November 13, 2009 – 9:04 am | No Comment
ART – WILD THING, ROYAL ACADEMY

by Leo Kent

Both Gaudier and Gill befriended and were heavily influenced by the innovative and progressive Epstein and all three can be regarded as pioneers of modern art through their radical creations. …

ART – KUNIYOSHI, ROYAL ACADEMY
May 3, 2009 – 5:58 pm | No Comment
ART – KUNIYOSHI, ROYAL ACADEMY

by Leo Kent

If you entered this exhibition without prior knowledge of the artist or the era and had to date these paintings, I guarantee most would say not before the mid-twentieth century, some would even …