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The New Stone Age: Church of San Giovanni Battista

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INTERVIEW: Ghada Amer - 'Being a woman artist makes me sell for less money and closes doors for solo museum shows'

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Fabien Baron in 3 brilliant fashion campaigns

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Pawson Projects: Home Farm, England

Why did the minimalist architect choose to turn a disordered group of rural buildings into a new home for himself? Pawson Projects: Home Farm, England

What is it with Big Mamma's recipe names?

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INTERVIEW: Bronson van Wyck: 'How did I get into this? I had no other marketable skills outside of the bedroom!'

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A Jew-ish guide to Jewish food: Sukkot

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Fabulous Finn Juhl Furniture: The FJ45 chair

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Drawing up a menu The Silver Spoon Classic way

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