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Artist's Statement: Yinka Shonibare MBE on bringing 18,000 books to Brighton Museum

British-Nigerian artist Shonibare tells us about a stunning and thought-provoking new commission, called The British Library, for Brighton Festival and the HOUSE Festival

An image of a painting of a huge dystopian building

Artist's Statement: Harry Adams on making fires, Doomsday, Michael Caine and X Factor

Having collaborated with Billy Childish on their "confrontational" Art Hate project, Steven Lowe and Adam Wood are about to return with a dystopian display in Brighton.

A photo of a man in sunglasses, a flat cap and a red tie staring into the camera

A journey of discovery: Queer in Brighton year ends in anthology and portrait exhibition

Photographer Anthony Luvera's portraits of members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community in Brighton have adorned the city alongside a new book.

A poster with red writing reading Happiness - What is Happiness?

A large voice of many anonymous people: Mass Observation at The Keep

The Mass Observation Project is one of the largest social research projects ever undertaken. Fiona Courage of The Keep talks about a unique and inspirational archive.

A photo of the club badge of Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, featuring a seagull

Brighton & Hove Albion set to open acclaimed new museum at Falmer Stadium

More than two years after the club's impressive Falmer Stadium opened, a long-awaited new Brighton & Hove Albion museum is on the verge of opening.

A photo of two dancers in make-up crouching with artworks projected onto them

Top ten houses and galleries to see at Brighton Artists' Open Houses 2013

Magical spirit cats, graffiti, Chinese brush painting and dance installations as we take a look at some of the highlights of Brighton's annual door-opening festival.

A photo of spirals of white lines running against a black background

Ryoji Ikeda, Peaches, Mira Calix and more: Laura Ducceschi on Earsthetic in Brighton

Curator's Choice: The Creative Producer at Brighton's Dome tells us about taking a visual arts approach to the five-day, electronic-led festival which is about to begin.

A sepia photographic postcard showing the interiror of the Royal Pavilion filled with Sikh patients in beds with orderlies stood to attention

Indian soldiers and Dr Brighton's War: Brighton plans for First World War Centenary

The role of Brighton as a centre for recuperation and the varied experiences of local people feature in Brighton and Hove's response to the First World War Centenary.

Colour photo of a country lane alongside a black and white photo of similar with a man taking a walk

A writer takes a walk: choreography of stills and moving image in All This Can Happen

Directors Siobhan Davies and David Hinton combine forces for a 50-minute exploration of the creative potential of walking. The resulting film, All This Can Happen, is to be shown as part of Brighton......

A photo of a man playing an ancient wooden organ within a darkened room

Brighton Dome and Museum to be revamped as part of Royal Pavilion Estate plan

Brighton's former royal palace, museum and major performing arts venue are at the centre of plans for a £35 million project at the former home of George IV.

Rebecca Joselyn, Crushed Can Jug

Big ideas and small disruptions: Subversive Designs at Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

With works by Vivienne Westwood, Grayson Perry, Thomas Heatherwick and Paul Scott, Brighton's Subversive Designs reveals the counter-culture of the decorative arts.

A photo looking through a gold frame at a woman holding a painting on a red wall

Curators enjoy "unique place" of watercolour at Royal Pavilion's Turner in Brighton show

We take a look at the new Turner in Brighton exhibition, at the city's Royal Pavilion, and find out what some of the people involved with the show enjoy most about it.

A photo of a glove tending to three 19th century paintings of maritime scenes

Exhibition review: Turner in Brighton at The Royal Pavillion in Brighton

An intimate exhibition, celebrating the acquisition of a Turner watercolour lost from public display for almost 100 years, is an exquisite portrait of Brighton, says Jessica King.

Naturalistic Cabinet III. A crow's head with a body of spiralling horn cradles an egg with its skeletal claws.

Jan Švankmajer retrospective on show at Brighton University as part of Brighton Film Festival

CINECITY and the University of Brighton Gallery present a celebration of the legendary Czech surrealist Jan Švankmajer, filmaker and artist.

Miniature models of two men rendered by a 3D printer.

Mini Me's and guns: the possibilities of 3D printing are endless

3D printing has the world of technology abuzz with its potential applications. Break the Mould, at the Brighton Digital Festival, gives visitors a chance to get up close and personal with this......

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