MALBA – Antonio Berni

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MALBA – Antonio Berni The Museum of Latin American Art in Buenos Aires is housed in a beautiful modern building in the leafy area of Recoleta. It was a real pleasure to enter this sanctuary from the heat and wander through the extremely well presented collection, especially as the contents of every room revealed new […]

Whistler – Compton Verney

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Whistler and Nature: Compton Verney, Warwickshire The art museum at Compton Verney is a most valuable resource for the south midlands and there have been many memorable exhibitions there over the years. Sadly, this exhibition is not one of them. The vast majority of the show is made up of loans from The Hunterian at […]

Barber Institute

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The Barber Institute This is certainly one of the finest small collections in Britain. Most of the paintings on display are prime examples of the artists’ work. The collection was founded in 1932 by Lady Barber, the widow of Sir Henry Barber, a wealthy property developer. Lady Barber died soon after the endowment was finalised […]