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Crafts

Current crafts craze echoes World War I knitting projects

The rise of stitch and knit clubs, guerrilla knitting, yarn bombing and calls to knit sweaters for oil-spill affected penguins have all drawn attention to craft as a force for social change.
George W Bush has retired from politics and is now painting portraits of world leaders. But why? George W Bush has retired from politics and is now painting portraits of world leaders. But why? EPA/LARRY SMITH

Visual Arts

The artist formerly known as President George W Bush

“George Bush’s paintings”? Three words, so unexpectedly and yet intimately and possessively arranged.
Betty Balfour, loving life and laughter. Betty Balfour, loving life and laughter. Courtesy of BFI National Archive.

Film

Discovery of lost silent film raises hopes for more finds

Many old films have been lost, but some are found in fantastic circumstances. The BFI Most Wanted list hopes to speed this process up.

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