Exhibition reviews
The Last of England by Ford Madox Brown

Exiles and emigrants
Epic journeys to Australia in the Victorian era

reviewed by James Jupp

This brilliant and evocative exhibition of contemporary artworks sticks tightly to its self description.

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Bronze Gillman

How to make a monster
The art and technology of animatronics
created by John Cox's Creature Workshop

reviewed by Gabrielle Hyslop

Not many people have heard of John Cox's Creature Workshop but millions have enjoyed the monsters, animals and special effects that he has created for movies such as Peter Pan, George of the Jungle 2, Inspector Gadget 2 and Babe.

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Mary Watson's diary, 1881

National treasures
From Australia's great libraries

reviewed by Michael McKernan

This is an exhibition that tells us that we do indeed have a history; but our history is not like the history of other folk. And possibly only we can truly understand it.

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