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Castle Howard Christmas

We visited Castle Howard whilst we were in the York area, which was in a Harlequin themed Christmas special arrangement. I’m including it here because the extravaganza gave me quite a bit to consider about art and its context.

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Trip to York Art Gallery

We visited York Art Gallery whilst we were up there on a weekend trip. There were two main areas that we looked at: Paintings and Ceramics. Of the Ceramics, a significant proportion were sculptural in nature, and I have focused on those in this consideration of the trip.

Note: Although I wrote this up considerably later I have dated the post at the time of the visit to better fit it into the context of the course. This introduces a slight discrepancy, as the write up is from just after the submission of Assignment 2 based on my thoughts at the time.

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