Fashioned from Nature Exhibition to open at the Victoria and Albert Museum

The first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature from 1600 to the present day will be opening on the 21st of April 2018 at the Victoria and Albert Museum. This exhibition will present fashionable dress alongside natural history specimens, innovative new fabrics and dyeing processes, inviting visitors to think about the materials of fashion and the sources of their clothes.It will trace 400 years - celebrating fashion's creativity and innovation - asking ho......
19 November 2017| by Staff reporter

Ragnar Kjartansson returns to Wales with a new performance

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19 November 2017| by Staff Reporter

Kalibe, with its unique sound, breaks the mould in world music

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19 November 2017| by Janine Dube

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