Think

We need to learn to think.  Urgently.  Not just as individuals but also as governments and international organisations.  We need to learn to see both our immediate reality while still keeping an eye on where we want to be in the future. The recent talks in Istanbul between Iran and…

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The Power of Art

This magnificent painting – The Meeting on the Turret Stairs – is a strangely evocative painting inspired by the Danish poem, The Legend of Hellelil and Hildebrand. This water-colour, which was painted in 1864 by Frederic William Burton, is so delicate it is only exhibited for three hours each week in…

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The Power of Art

This magnificent painting – The Meeting on the Turret Stairs – is a strangely evocative painting inspired by the Danish poem, The Legend of Hellelil and Hildebrand. This water-colour, which was painted in 1864 by Frederic William Burton, is so delicate it is only exhibited for three hours each week in…

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