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Apr 23, 2014 12:17 BST Bury Council The new Bury Sculpture Centre will open on Friday 2 May with the borough’s fourth Text Festival.

Contemporary artists who take liberty

Apr 03, 2014 07:22 BST Nasjonalmuseet - Norway The exhibition “Take Liberty!” features works by artists who express explicit and personal struggles for freedom.

Star chefs cooking at Extrema Outdoor XO Belgium

Apr 03, 2014 07:00 BST Extrema Outdoor Belgium (XO Belgium) During the three day festival XO Belgium on 6,7 and 8 June, top restaurants "The Jane Antwerp" and "Pure C" are serving their dishes on the VIP deck. Chets Nick Bril and Sirco Bakker will be responsible for several dishes, announces Extrema Outdoor - XO Belgium. XO festival-music are great names in the dance industry like Solumun, Jamie Jones, Tale of US, Seth Troxler, and the Martinez Brothers.

AAF in Battersea, London was a great success. Mas.s showed his latest works.

Mar 26, 2014 21:41 GMT Marcel Schreur Mas.s has received much interest at this ever popular venue in Battersea Park,London.Both the series "Trust" and "Supermodel" where exhibited at the Gagliardi Gallery stand.The colour contrasts and unique expression where much loved and appreciated in sales.The "Trust" series was widely acknowledged as unique.The painting "My mind is all over" is available at Gagliardi Gallery, Kings Road,Chelsea.

Mette Tronvoll: Portraits of Queen Sonja

Mar 20, 2014 17:02 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway In the summer of 2013, the internationally acclaimed Norwegian fine-art photographer Mette Tronvoll shot a unique photo session with Queen Sonja at Verdens Ende, a seaside landscape at the southern edge of the Oslofjord. The result of their encounter is the series Mette Tronvoll: Portraits of Queen Sonja, now on display in the National Gallery.

Solar Weekend awardwinning for "Best Multi-day Festival" of the Netherlands

Mar 20, 2014 07:00 GMT Solar Weekend Festival ROERMOND, THE NETHERLANDS – The creative festival Solar Weekend was awarded best multi-day festival of the Netherlands during this week's Golden Gnome Awards. A crowning achievement for the ten-year-old festival. Said Marcel Mingers, creative director for Solar Weekend: “What a marvelous prize, we are very proud.”

Nordic Pavilion at the 14th International Architecture Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia:

Mar 12, 2014 13:08 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway In 2014 the National Museum in Norway will be in charge of curating and organizing the Nordic Pavilion at la Biennale di Venezia, in collaboration with the Museum of Finnish Architecture and the Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design in Stockholm.

Solo exhibition of the pioneering sculptor Aase Texmon Rygh

Mar 04, 2014 09:57 GMT Nasjonalmuseet - Norway The exhibition Aase Texmon Rygh: Modernism Forever! is the National Museum’s first solo exhibition of works by the sculptor Aase Texmon Rygh (b. 1925), one of the first abstract modernists in Norwegian sculpture.

Family Fun Story Time Session

Feb 13, 2014 10:55 GMT Rochdale Borough Council A special half-term story time session will take place at Rochdale Central Library on Tuesday, February 18, based around the theme of families.

Children Get Animated About Library Mural

Feb 12, 2014 13:44 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Artists have been harnessing schoolchildren’s imagination and creativity to craft cheerful wall murals at Rochdale Central Library to form a lasting legacy to last year’s first Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival.