Winter 2016

Travel to Mexico, Italy, Belgium, Greece, Austria
the Netherlands, Iran, England and Montenegro

In this Issue...

Iran: Persian delights
Ben Churcher choses four of his favourite sites to visit in Iran, a country full of history and culture

From Mondrian to Dutch Design
2017 sees the 100th anniversary of the De Stijl 
movement in The Netherlands. Lucy Mallows investigates its influence 

Traveller's Tales
Dr Jamie Fraser, Curator at the British Museum writes home from working in Kabul, Afghanistan

A day among the Maya
Joshua J. Mark shares his adventures at the Maya site of Chichen Itza in Mexico

Interview with...Elizabeth Wicks
Restorer of paintings and murals in Florence, her work is truly fascinating

Museum Magic
The Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna is more than just its fabulous art 
collection

Intrepid Traveller
The story of Evliya Çelebi, who travelled extensively throughout the Ottoman Empire in the 
seventeenth century

A weekend in…Montenegro

Andrew Day explores the Bay of Kotor and finds a beautiful area with staggering landscapes, Venetian treasures and a UNESCO-preserved walled town

Ottoman Athens
More well known for its classical remains, the Ottoman Empire ruled Athens for 400 years. See what remains today

PLUS ... Garry Shaw visits a new exhibition in Liège  showcasing Modernist Art and Paul Rosenberg, art and history collide in Wiltshire and Jane Fortune recommends five works of art not to be missed when visiting Italy. There is a new feature highlighting where to go in the world during the next three months and the coming art exhibitions, latest archaeological news, book reviews and an exhibition focus on Artes Mundi 7: International Art Exhibition. So much to read and enjoy!