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Sheela Gowda | Studio Visit | TateShots

Sheela Gowda is an artist living and working in Bengalaru (formerly Bangalore). India. The artist moved from painting to three-dimensional work in the 1990s in reaction to India’s political unease. Gowda’s work is rooted...

Testosterone and Female Athletes

Interesting article about the use of testosterone and female athletes – including some issues surrounding gender and ethical issues in athletics

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UK event spend falls by £2.4bn

New research from the UK Conference and Meeting Survey 2016 (UKCAMS) shows that overall spend on events is dropping, as the number of meetings increases but delegate numbers fall.

Shoes: pleasure and pain at the Bowes Museum

Museums and galleries: The Bowes Museum

In recent years, The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle has been host to some superb traveling exhibitions that has brought unique and diverse exhibitions of art and design to the North East.  Following the...

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New Books: Exhibition Catalogues

We have standing orders for major galleries and touring exhibitions and receive the exhibition catalogues, often before the exhibition opens. Exhibition catalogues are an excellent source for high quality images and essays about your...

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Referencing using APA

Need help with your referencing? You’ll be using the APA style of referencing and you can find help and guidance in numerous places. The Library website will give you access to Cite Them Right...

Spotlight on resources

Spotlight on resources: Euromonitor Passport

About Passport Passport is a global market research database providing statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide. It is a valuable and well respected source of information for...

Museums and galleries: MoMa

Museum of Modern Art in New York may be too far away for many of us to visit but it has a great website which is worth checking out. The explore section is full...

Museums and galleries: Tate

Tate’s website has recently had a revamp and is an invaluable resource. The Art and Artists section is the first place I visit to find out background information about artists andto see examples of...