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The writing on the wall

Image copyright Zaki Dee A new exhibition explores the history of graffiti – from its roots in the inner cities of Philadelphia and New York, through to the present day global graffiti movement. Masters of Invention – at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk – looks at the emergence of simple personal tags in the […]

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Eurovision: Russia's entry Julia Samoilova 'could perform via satellite'

Image copyright AFP/Channel One Russia Image caption If Julia Samoilova performs by satellite, it would be a Eurovision first Russia’s banned Eurovision contestant could perform at the show via satellite link, organisers say. Julia Samoilova has been banned from Ukraine, hosting this year’s contest, for entering annexed Crimea via Russia. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) […]

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Britain's war protest images go on show

Image copyright IWM/Richard Ash Image caption The exhibition features a reconstruction of the 80s Greenham Common women’s peace camp The idea of Britain opening an Imperial War Museum dates from 1917. An exhibition to mark the centenary takes the IWM in London a long way from tanks and battleships. People Power: Fighting for Peace looks […]

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Ryan Gosling explains Oscars giggling

Image copyright AP Image caption Gosling was on stage when the winner was corrected You may remember Ryan Gosling trying and spectacularly failing to hold back his giggles at the Oscars last month. The La La Land actor was seen laughing on stage when the wrong film was announced as best picture. But he has […]