December 2018

Art historian Sister Wendy Beckett dies aged 88

Sister Wendy Beckett, the TV star and art historian, has died at the age of 88. Beckett emerged as an unlikely TV personality in the 1990s through her belief that art belongs to everyone. Born in South Africa in 1930, Beckett spent part of her childhood in Edinburgh, where her father studied medicine. She taught in [...]
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