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Dear Diary... Is there still a place for you?

Is there still a place for handwritten diaries in this world of social media?

The Championships: Wimbledon

The story of the oldest tennis tournament in the world

Queen Elizabeth II: 60 Years on the Throne

Marking the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

Cyprus: Giorgos Demosthenous
Keith Haring in Europe

American artist and prominent social activist Keith Haring

Koninginnedag: Queen's Day in the Netherlands

Queen's Day, or Koninginnedag in Dutch, is a national holiday

Saint George's Day: The Day of the Book

The patron saint of several countries, regions and cities

Birthday of Joan Miró

The internationally acclaimed Catalan painter, sculptor and ceramist

Man of Letters: Manuel José Quintana

A Spanish patriot and neoclassical poet

The Science of Movement: Eadweard Muybridge

Ground-breaking photographer of motion

Athens 1896

Rebirth of the Olympic Games

The Forgotten Master: Jean-Honoré Fragonard

Discover the French Rococo painter and printmaker

The Art of Seduction: Giacomo Casanova

Venetian adventurer, lover, writer

Icon of Expression: Vincent van Gogh

A brief and extraordinary artist's life

Mies van der Rohe: the father of modern architecture

A pioneer of modern architecture

Nostalgic Viewfinder

Polaroid and the Instant Camera

Romanticism: an aesthetic experience

Discover the European 18th century artistic movement

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

An extraordinary musical talent

The scandalous art of Edouard Manet

Meet one of the 19th century's most influential artists

Robert Falcon Scott's South Pole expedition

Tales of the Terra Nova Expedition in 1910