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Cultural capital: London’s best independent galleries are making waves in the art world

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Cultural capital: London’s best independent galleries are making waves in the art world

Public galleries may hog the limelight, but they don’t put London’s commercial galleries in the shade. Charlotte McManus urges us to skip the tourist queues and explore the independents

The best things to do in London this week

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The best things to do in London this week

From an icy installation to an evening of cheese, here’s everything you need to know this week

Gift guide: The best experience gifts to give this Christmas

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Gift guide: The best experience gifts to give this Christmas

From life drawing to salami making, we’ve selected the best workshops and courses to give as a gift this Christmas

Jamie Lloyd: the theatre director tearing up the playbook

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Jamie Lloyd: the theatre director tearing up the playbook

The director of Pinter at the Pinter, tells The Jackal about making theatre accessible, working 100-hour weeks, and what it’s really like to work with Danny Dyer

Culture Fix: Three ways to get into the festive spirit this weekend

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Culture Fix: Three ways to get into the festive spirit this weekend

Struggling to get into the Christmas spirit? These events will do the trick

What makes a painting worth a million pounds?

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What makes a painting worth a million pounds?

A new documentary charts the fickle currents of the art market, and shows us what happens when beauty goes on sale
to the highest bidder

Six reasons to watch The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

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Six reasons to watch The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

The Coen Brothers’ new six-part, six-gun spectacular takes the directors into all-new territory

Is Elephant & Castle the new Berlin?

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Is Elephant & Castle the new Berlin?

We spoke to Simon Moore, Creative Director at new member’s club The Ministry, on why E&C is the new place to be for London creatives

‘I want to be seen as human’ – Joe Alwyn gets personal

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‘I want to be seen as human’ – Joe Alwyn gets personal

On screen, Joe Alwyn is cleaning up. In real life, he’s balancing a high-profile love interest and tabloid scrutiny with playing football and going to the pub

Culture picks: A life on Savile Row, figurative art and London Jazz Festival 2018

Culture

Culture picks: A life on Savile Row, figurative art and London Jazz Festival 2018

Three smart-thinking events to keep on your radar this week

Ralph Fiennes on Bond, political correctness, and his timely Soviet thriller

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Ralph Fiennes on Bond, political correctness, and his timely Soviet thriller

Ralph Fiennes isn’t like other A-listers. In a stellar 25-year film career he’s barely played a traditional lead role. And, contrary to popular opinion, he’s willing to speak his mind

Culture Picks: Extraordinary art, a film you can’t miss and a Moulin Rouge-inspired bar
Is The Ministry the future of members clubs?

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Is The Ministry the future of members clubs?

Selective, collaborative and all about work: Ministry of Sound’s new project is shaking things up

Three ways to do Halloween differently

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Three ways to do Halloween differently

Too old for trick or treating? These three events are decidedly grown up affairs

The Pharrell Williams song you’ll never hear….

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The Pharrell Williams song you’ll never hear….

The singer’s project with Louis XIII Cognac is going under lock and key for 100 years. Here’s why

Three unmissable events to liven up your weekend in London

Something for the weekend

Three unmissable events to liven up your weekend in London

Whether you’re looking for your nature, culture or party fix, we’ve got something for every weekend

What to watch at the BFI London Film Festival

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What to watch at the BFI London Film Festival

The capital’s biggest celebration of film is back, with a roster of hard-hitting cinematic talent to catch

How to talk about art

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How to talk about art

Baffled by Bacon? Confused by Calder? Here’s how to navigate any art gallery with success

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