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In the Frame October 2014: Richard Newton’s ‘A Visit to Bedlam’

Art

Find out more about the practice of visiting Bethlem in the 18th century.

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A Rake’s Progress V

Art, History

Tom Rakewell enters into a marriage of convenience

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A Maze of Possibilities III

Art

A Hayes School student shares his thoughts on William Kurelek's The Maze

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Diligent Detective Work 2: The (Copyright) Mystery of Madge Gill

Art

A mystery is revealed.  Jacqui Karn, diligent detective, on the case in tracking down Madge Gill’s copyright holder.  

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Diligent Detective Work 1: The Bethlem Copyright Mystery

Art

Guest blogger Jacqui Karn turns hardboiled detective in Bethlem’s diligent search for lost copyright holders.

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In The Frame: Bryan Charnley and the art of schizophrenia

Art, Collection, Exhibitions

Bryan Charnley was a British artist who sought to capture in paint the experience of schizophrenia. On the occasion of an upcoming exhibition at the Museum of t

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A Rake’s Progress IV

Art, History

Tom Rakewell is saved from debtors’ prison

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In the Frame for August 2014: Figgy Fox’s ‘Welcome to My Psychosis’

Art

Volunteer Dylan tells us his thoughts on Figgy Fox's intriguing work, 'Welcome to my Psychosis'.

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A Rake’s Progress III

Art, History

Tom patronising the Rose Tavern in Covent Garden.

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A Maze of Possibilities II

Art

Take a look at pupils from Hayes School's responses to The Maze.

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In the Frame for July 2014: Valerie Potter’s ‘Untitled’

Art, Collection

This month's 'In The Frame' is kindly contributed by reader Jenni Lidyard, who looks at Valerie Potter's, 'Untitled'.

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New exhibition at the Bethlem Gallery: this skin we’re in

Art

this skin we’re inBy Martha Orbach We’re making tea amidst the rubble. The house is feeling fragile. If you yell the walls tremble and let the...

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