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Features

a short history of the China trade

Edmund de Waal talks about creating a new porcelain work for Ambassador’s Residence in Beijing

a short history of the China trade by Edmund de Waal

September

September’s Featured Work is Get Back In Your Shell Like by Emma Hart

Get Back In Your Shell Like by Emma Hart

Glass/House

In this interview in her new studio, Jyll Bradley discusses her work

Jyll Bradley's works at the Folkstone Triennale 2014

Christopher R.W. Nevinson at V&A Dundee

A painting of Marseille’s seaport by C.R.W. Nevinson is on loan to V&A Dundee

Le Vieux Port by C.R.W. Nevinson