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Five secrets of the Armada Portrait

31 May 2016

The Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I is packed with symbols, and was designed to be a show of strength and majesty. Here, we look at five of those symbols and what each could mean.

Grayson Perry tapestries to tour

5 June 2013

The Vanity of Small Differences, a series of six exuberant tapestries by Grayson Perry will visit Sunderland, Manchester and Birmingham over the next year thanks to the Art Fund’s support.