Dulwich Rembrandt Heist Fails With Thieves At Large in London

The Dulwich Picture Gallery maybe the oldest purpose-built gallery in the world but it’s security systems are still avant-garde. Two of the Dutch master painters masterpieces were removed from their hangings but didn’t leave the gallery grounds as the Met police swept in and scared the robbers off.

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Banksy’s shop in Croydon, Gross Domestic Product about to close (though never opened)

Today is the last opportunity that Banksy lovers will have to bid for items in his shop at incredibly low prices. The lucky-dip of artworks and other memorabilia include a stab vest, t-shirts, a mock-tiger rug, and even genuine artwork.

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London’s Battersea goes Hollywood for Movie-style wedding

London’s Battersea goes Hollywood for Movie-style wedding

The New ‘B’ is in Battersea, not Bentley

Smart couples willing to pay a little more are now opting for movie style glamour in hiring the most sophisticated luxury wedding planners in the world. Weddings like these may seem out of this world for the average Joe Bloggs like me but for the monied set, they represent a new rising trend in expressing one’s wealth.

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Rembrandt casts new light showing cinematic mastery

The Dulwich Picture Gallery (DPG) launched a new Rembrandt exhibition called “Rembrandt’s Light” on the 3rd of October to mark the 350th anniversary of his death. This unique collection of 35 of his best masterpieces, etchings and drawings, some shown for the first time in the UK, are to further explore the master as a painter, teacher, “imperfectionist” and, if he was alive today, his potential as a filmmaker.

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Event: Theatre Deli announce The Great British F*ck Off Festival

Brexit has divided many in the country but there is one thing we all share in common on the subject: we all want a better a brighter future for Britain. The devil is just in the detail of how we get there. One thing many Europeans respect British people for is our sense of pragmatism and sense of fair-play.

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Rembrandt's personal drawings coming to Dulwich Picture Gallery

A book containing two personal entries by Rembrandt will travel outside of the Netherlands for the first time since its creation in 1652, as part of Dulwich Picture Gallery’s forthcoming exhibition, Rembrandt’s Light (4 October 2019 – 2 February 2020).

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Dulwich Picture Gallery’s New Exhibition of Norwegian painter, Harald Sohlberg, resonates between landscape and the painters inner world

Harald Sohlberg (1869-1935) paintings will be completely new to many in Britain unfamiliar with his work. A contemporary of Edvard Munch, he was born in Oslo (then Kristiania) in 1869 and went on to become a true master of the landscape.

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Dulwich Picture Gallery opens it shining new Techni-Colour Dream Palace

The Colour Palace stands stoutly raised up on pillars in all its day-glow glory frankly determined to cheer up visitors regardless of whether the sun is shining or the clouds are spraying us with wintry venom.

The erection of the Colour Palace is to celebrate the winning entry of the open design competition organised by the Dulwich Picture Gallery and the London Festival of Architecture.

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Can you go too far with wedding planning? (This is how the uber-wealthy do it!)

Planning a wedding day is as much about expression and creativity as it is about love and longevity. How you choose to do it will be noticed by your nearest and dearest and, no doubt t, they’ll love you for it. The uniform wedding format seems to have fallen out of favour with contemporary wedding planners as they conjure events that are a cross between an Oceans 11 movie and a Mexican carnival.

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