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Same Old, Same New Aliki Braine Wednesday 27 June 2018

It’s easy to spot the difference between contemporary and historical art, but it’s more intriguing to uncover what they have in common. Can the Old Masters help us understand works such as 'the pile of bricks' and 'the unmade bed'? Artist Aliki Braine takes on controversial contemporary works of art and questions whether artists' intentions have really changed much across the centuries.