Paget preview

How to Win against History

A chamber spectacular about the wondrous Henry Cyril Paget

Paget preview

How to Win against History

A chamber spectacular about the wondrous Henry Cyril Paget

Berthe preview

Mysterious corners of shade

Occultist poet Berthe de Courrière, who died 100 years ago today

Berthe preview

Mysterious corners of shade

Occultist poet Berthe de Courrière, who died 100 years ago today

Sheila Legge by Claude Cahun

Phantoms of Surrealism

Sheila Legge, the faceless face of British Surrealism

Sheila Legge by Claude Cahun

Phantoms of Surrealism

Sheila Legge, the faceless face of British Surrealism

SA Moondog

Moondog’s century

Happy hundredth birthday to the Viking of 6th Avenue

SA Moondog

Moondog’s century

Happy hundredth birthday to the Viking of 6th Avenue

HGK preview

Flaneur through modernity

Harry Graf Kessler, “one of the most cosmopolitan men who ever lived” (with the world’s worst gaydar)

HGK preview

Flaneur through modernity

Harry Graf Kessler, “one of the most cosmopolitan men who ever lived” (with the world’s worst gaydar)

Cravan v Johnson preview

Cravan vs. Johnson

“If there is a revolution here I shall fight to have him enthroned King of the United States.”

Cravan v Johnson preview

Cravan vs. Johnson

“If there is a revolution here I shall fight to have him enthroned King of the United States.”

Teatro Regio preview

More Mollino

Back to Turin to see the designer’s greatest interior, the Teatro Regio

Teatro Regio preview

More Mollino

Back to Turin to see the designer’s greatest interior, the Teatro Regio

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Places: a Turin trinity

A stroll through good and evil, light and shadow, life and death, genius and madness, heaven and hell.

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Places: a Turin trinity

A stroll through good and evil, light and shadow, life and death, genius and madness, heaven and hell.

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The rose and the bomb

Weimar Berlin, the soft opening: the debut of Anita Berber and Valeska Gert, 100 years ago today

anitavaleska

The rose and the bomb

Weimar Berlin, the soft opening: the debut of Anita Berber and Valeska Gert, 100 years ago today

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Romaine Brooks: A Life

Cassandra Langer discusses her biography of the great 20th century portraitist

newRomaine Brooks #1

Romaine Brooks: A Life

Cassandra Langer discusses her biography of the great 20th century portraitist

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The King of Failures

Arthur Cravan returns to Berlin

geb_SU

The King of Failures

Arthur Cravan returns to Berlin

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Sechs

2,191 days of biographical marginalia (yes, I remembered the leap year…)

VI

Sechs

2,191 days of biographical marginalia (yes, I remembered the leap year…)

Scheerbart preview 2x

The Kaiser of Utopia

German writer Paul Scheerbart, who died 100 years ago today

Scheerbart preview 2x

The Kaiser of Utopia

German writer Paul Scheerbart, who died 100 years ago today

Toyen preview

I see for it is night

Czech artist Toyen, one of the least-known figures of Surrealism’s golden age

Toyen preview

I see for it is night

Czech artist Toyen, one of the least-known figures of Surrealism’s golden age

gustaf preview

Artists and Prophets

A secret history of visionaries, provocateurs and al fresco evangelists

gustaf preview

Artists and Prophets

A secret history of visionaries, provocateurs and al fresco evangelists

Page 13 [August] 1931 Barbara Ker-Seymer 1905-1994 Presented by Barbara Ker-Sermer's partner Barbara Roett (born 1927) in 1997. http://www.tate.org.uk/art/archive/TGA-974-5-2-15

Befuddled oracle

A “presence rather than a human being”: Princess Violette Murat

Page 13 [August] 1931 Barbara Ker-Seymer 1905-1994 Presented by Barbara Ker-Sermer's partner Barbara Roett (born 1927) in 1997. http://www.tate.org.uk/art/archive/TGA-974-5-2-15

Befuddled oracle

A “presence rather than a human being”: Princess Violette Murat