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How miniatures tell big stories and big truths with Simon Garfield

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Author Simon Garfield talks about miniatures on show in The Portland Collection and how the past has inspired the present!

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Simon Garfield is the author of a number of acclaimed books of non-fiction, including ‘In Miniature’. In this richly illustrated talk he will be talking about miniature paintings, books, drugs and flea circuses to explore what fuels the appeal of the miniature in us.

A programme of art talks which explores our contemporary exhibition programme, and offers different perspectives on The Portland Collection of historic fine and decorative arts.

This project is supported by the Art Fund and forms part of RA250 UK: Exhibitions and events around the UK to celebrate 250 years of the Royal Academy of Arts.

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