Tag Archives: British

Classics of everyday design

On November 9, 2006 Jonathan Glancey started a blog at the Guardian Unlimited‘s Arts blog dedicated to the Classics of everyday design. The almost weekly articles keep going updated, and now there are 40 (and counting) Classics of everyday design. … Continue reading

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Duncan Wilson

Tinder Design shows the works of Duncan Wilson, a british artist. He makes illustrations and character design, with a great use of coulours, a delicated style and cheerful. Greeting cards, limited and open editions of his works are available to … Continue reading

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Joseph Mallord William Turner

Turner Online is an excelent site of reference for the work of British artist Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851). This section of the Tate Museum ha the biography, timeline, studies and reviews about his work and some more information about … Continue reading

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Women in World War II Advertising

Women as portrayed in British World War II Advertising – a brief look at how women were represented in popular advertising in the wartime Britain of the 1940’s. (via RetroGraphix)

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3,000 downloads in two weeks on bfi free video clips

The Creative Archive Licence Group says: The British Film Institute is delighted to report that the first four clips it made legally available under the Creative Archive Licence at launch on 13th April have already attracted more than 3,000 downloads. … Continue reading

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Britmovie: dedicated to classic British films, cinema, movies, and film directors. This is a site for cinema lovers: a lot of information about some movies with photos an reviews, actors, studios and directors. You can find information about the important … Continue reading

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Classic British Cinema

Classic British Cinema a personal view of British cinema from it’s beginnings in the 1900’s right through to the 1950’s. Very nice site with photos and information about the actors and actresses. (via Life In The Present)

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Franz Ferdinand

O último CD que eu comprei depois de um bom tempo foi o do grupo Franz Ferdinand. A primeira vez que o ouvi o hit Take me out foi através do videoclip dele no Anima Mundi do ano passado. A … Continue reading

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British Women Romantic Poets

British Women Romantic Poets (1789 – 1832) The British Women Romantic Poet’s Project is producing an online scholarly archive consisting of E-text editions of poetry by British and Irish women written (not necessarily published) between 1789 (the onset of the … Continue reading

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London Film Festival

Você sabia que enquanto a 28ª Mostra de cinema acontecia por aqui, em Londres acontecia o The Times bfi 48th London Film Festival? Pois bem, eu não tinha a menor idéia disso, mas como o The British Film Institute é … Continue reading

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