Sunday Brunch

Culture from a global perspective

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13 January 2019

Episode 25

60 minutes

We take a cultural tour of the world as we visit the London Borough of Culture and the Chinese Arts Now festival. Plus: the art of flight, weekend papers and how London’s most famous bar in the 1990s has had a revamp.

13 January 2019

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Chapter 1

London Borough of Culture

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As part of Waltham Forest being named London’s first Borough of Culture, audio-visual artists Greenaway & Greenaway launch ‘Welcome To The Forest’. We discuss it.

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Chapter 2

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Chinese Arts Now

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The festival is showcasing contemporary Chinese art in London; we meet the founder and one of the artists in the show.

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Weekend read: Lily Ford

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We discuss Ford’s book ‘Taking to the Air: An Illustrated History of Flight’.

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Chapter 4

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Paper review: Juliette Foster

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The broadcaster and journalist talks us through the weekend’s papers.

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Chapter 5

8 minutes


Photo: Lisa Linder

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Chapter 5

Gridiron

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Gridiron is the new restaurant on the site of the old Met Bar at the COMO Metropolitan hotel – London’s most famous bar in the 1990s. We talk about reviving an old favourite.

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