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THE MAKING OF A RODIN

Short Read: for her pick of the exhibitions, Olivia Weinberg looks at Rodin's creative process in Paris—from sketches and casts to bronzes read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsNovember/December 2014Olivia WeinbergParissculptureTHIS SEASON

PAINTERLINESS AND PUG-UGLINESS

At the Cinema: Tom Shone considers whether a film can be too beautiful—sometimes a shot of ugliness can have more meaning read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsAt the CinemafilmmoviesTom Shone

BERLIN REVISITED

In 1989 Brian Harris photographed the fall of the Berlin Wall. Twenty years on, he returned to Berlin to capture the new city. Tim de Lisle introduces him read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Arts

MARION COUTTS' FIERCE MEMOIR

Six Good Books: our literary editor Maggie Fergusson recommends a shocking account of loss, an enlightening guide to money, and a moving novel from Marilynne Robinson read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureMaggie FergussonNovember/December 2014Six Good Books

MR NORRIS CHANGES JOBS

Short Read: before taking over the National Theatre in 2015, he's bringing the Mumbai slums to life on stage. For Isabel Lloyd, it's a good omen read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsARTS This seasonIsabel LloydNovember/December 2014theatre

A HOME FROM HOME

Authors on Museums: most of the treasures in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts spent their early lives outside America. For the novelist Claire Messud, that makes them kindred spirits read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT AmericaArtsauthors on museumsclaire messudcultureNovember/December 2014

TIMOTHY SPALL'S STAR TURNS

Visual CV: he’s an actor like no other—not even his actor son. And now he is winning awards for “Mr Turner”. Jasper Rees picks the very best of Mr Spall read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsfilmJasper ReesNovember/December 2014theatrevisual cv

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