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Malakoff’s French Connection Festival

French miners here developed the largest, most renowned hydraulic mining operation of the 19th century – they named it Malakoff after the Battle of...

Painting The Night

The theme of night has been a constant focus for artists, whether it's a case of literally capturing images of the dark or exploring...

Birthday Celebration: Gustave Courbet

On the bicentenary of his birth, Courbet's native Ornans is poised to lift the veil on the provocateur behind the world's most reviled, and...