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The Lost Arts

On a recent visit to the Soane Museum I made a detour to the new first floor galleries of No 12 where an exhibition of architectural drawings is on temporary display, the result of a cultural exchange between the Soane – the world’s oldest architectural museum – and the Tchoban Foundation, which was established in [...]

Bauhaus: A school for teachers

Didn’t get round to seeing the Barbican’s Bauhaus exhibition until late in its run, after I’d heard from many sources that it was excellent. And I agreed. But since my visit a week or so ago I’ve kept returning to the conundrum that formulated itself as I went round the show: why is it that, [...]