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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

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The King of Failures

Arthur Cravan returns to Berlin

VI

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

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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

Bruno preview

Bruno’s century

Guido Bruno’s chronicle of the international bohemian experience, launched 100 years ago today

Bruno preview

Bruno’s century

Guido Bruno’s chronicle of the international bohemian experience, launched 100 years ago today

Muskauer preview

Places: Muskauer Park

A visit to the estate of Romantic-era polymath Hermann von Pückler-Muskau

Muskauer preview

Places: Muskauer Park

A visit to the estate of Romantic-era polymath Hermann von Pückler-Muskau

Marquess preview

Not as other men

The dancing marquess: Henry Cyril Paget

Marquess preview

Not as other men

The dancing marquess: Henry Cyril Paget

Faust

The quest for Stenbock

David Tibet on the immortal Decadent count, who died on this day in 1895.

Faust

The quest for Stenbock

David Tibet on the immortal Decadent count, who died on this day in 1895.

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Royally buzzed

“Even the mummies stand up and walk when they drink Vin Mariani!”

Mariani_preview

Royally buzzed

“Even the mummies stand up and walk when they drink Vin Mariani!”

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach preview

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach

Drama v documentary – but there can only be one winner.

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach preview

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach

Drama v documentary – but there can only be one winner.

Architektenhaus preview

Places: Architektenhaus

A major pre-Dada event, 100 years ago today

Architektenhaus preview

Places: Architektenhaus

A major pre-Dada event, 100 years ago today

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Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow

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Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow