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@ObserverUK art critic, author of The Vanishing Man and On Chapel Sands, Sunday Times bestseller. @vintagebooks @ChattoBooks @ScribnerBooks Rep: @pew_literary

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@i_am_mill_i_am I don't even know how she can keep it up, with such undermining (as I hear it)around her @i_am_mill_i_am Meant 'aren't' going along with her eitherThe case of the disappearing At Home Met Gala - last week encore screenings were announced for June 12 and 13. Now… https://t.co/XaWnGrrcnq
Retweeted by Laura CummingGood luck Joanne...Your weird sisters are with you! https://t.co/I4WcscvCrtThis is the most risible statement I have ever read from an art museum. 'Licensed product and content collaboration… https://t.co/Z9iAD2on0C @i_am_mill_i_am And the instruments going along with her, either @LauraCummingArt Hoswick, Shetland https://t.co/vM7MFRzOcu
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt A confluence in Maine https://t.co/wRW1Oaa0OU
Retweeted by Laura Cumming⁦@LauraCummingArt⁩ without sea pinks but if you look carefully,Barra is in the distance. I’m back in the dunes wit… https://t.co/bzDjEWt7cZ
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt They are magnificent. Here’s a painting I liked (@astrupfearnley Museet, I think; by Einar Berger)… https://t.co/liXu7mVGBD
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @HoooAW I do not know ANYTHING about these islands!!British photographer Adam Gray arrested in New York while taking photos of street protests. Showed his press pass,… https://t.co/w0WUb8VcPi
Retweeted by Laura CummingExtraordinary photo in the @nytimes of two artists in Syria, the world’s most brutalized land, creating a George Fl… https://t.co/ltbO6ByH1Z
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt currently reading On Chapel Sands and it is interesting to see my family history overlapping with… https://t.co/15zyfEfStj
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @Jo4488 NO!!! @JulieAMcDowall @ChattoBooks @BullDeborah Thank you! @silverjackphoto Thank you so much! @EvelynWilcock @SpitfireFilly Thank you so muchSummer Fields 🎨 Joan Eardley about 1961 @NatGalleriesSco https://t.co/BilU0MOAoT https://t.co/jV9TGM43bj
Retweeted by Laura Cumming#bunkerboy "It was not clear if first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron accompanied him." It is clear that Me… https://t.co/MAK7JFLN9E
Retweeted by Laura CummingRighteous anger from @reallifemaggie here - superb piece, with a killer line: “it seems that fighting for a KAWS wi… https://t.co/ltpAc6D2Sm
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @shauntranslates Pinch and punch xAnyone who's read Magpie Lane and wonders if I've exaggerated the downside of life in an Oxford College should mayb… https://t.co/UFW7u8YcTJ
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @paulajaynebyrne May you stay well in your beautiful new surroundings, far away from prejudice, and thank you so mu… https://t.co/2BWWkrlJBI
6/1
2020
@NarthexJones @drlouisejmoody Thank you so muchThis is electrifying! Watch... https://t.co/BVRGQEOzILLive Sunset. for @LauraCummingArt @drlouisejmoody x https://t.co/cvuXRbQlfs
Retweeted by Laura CummingTwilight Toil woodcut by Allen Lewis 1943 https://t.co/wXsvLM1tcG
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @Phil_F_Watson Bless you Phil!! Am going straight to it...x @deborahsolo May I please join your reading group?This week, in my reading group, we read Canto 28 of Dante's "Inferno" and contemplated the sins of the SCHISMATICS,… https://t.co/BghmuppF6z
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @EvelynWilcock @piersmorgan Bless you Evelyn @RaviButalia And now I know too, thanks to you!If it hadn't been for his book "What Is A Garden," I wouldn't have found out about W.S.Merwin's astonishing garden.… https://t.co/ZWQxHcLk0G
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @Phil_F_Watson Oh Phil! How on earth did you find that???? xx @CharlieHP Thank you so much Charlie! @mpeterdavidson They were so handsome...oh @RaviButalia @mkimdorman Thank you Ravi...x @Jibunnessa @ValvonaCrolla Would take me fourteen days! @Radiobex He was... @RaviButalia @mkimdorman Is the Saltz book good, Ravi? @niruratnam @benlukeart @_jamesfinch @Sam_Cornish1 Classic that he has to bring in sex and lavatories...What a letter Niru! @LissaKEvans Exactly right! Wise eyes @LissaKEvans Yes! And he'd just shaved off his moustache for a bet, for this picture. The intentness of his express… https://t.co/dfnnki9lff @EvelynWilcock @SpitfireFilly That's great...But he is George Whiteman I think? Thank you!Toppings in Edinburgh has opened again (or at least you can come to the front desk and buy, after getting takeaway… https://t.co/B8s2Pl00pt @benlukeart @_jamesfinch @Sam_Cornish1 But there was that lovely show where they took them down on to the ground, s… https://t.co/Iro0npHzVs @_jamesfinch @benlukeart @Sam_Cornish1 Sensible @AmandaPCraig @RobertsonImogen I am the size of a barrel and mainly from eating dinner like that. Lockdown waxing and waning is shocking!This is excellent by ⁦@philipcball⁩. I’d add that they and the civil service will have a lot to answer for failures… https://t.co/nchqfTOufe
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @EvelynWilcock @SpitfireFilly Thank you Evelyn. I think his 'real' name was George , in fact... @_jamesfinch @benlukeart @Sam_Cornish1 Oh please edit that book @benlukeart @_jamesfinch @Sam_Cornish1 I miss him. He was really powerfully in love with art.Holy shit, this is amazing. Cops in Flint, MI have laid down their batons and taken off their helmets after protes… https://t.co/UlJrA60IoE
Retweeted by Laura CummingPeople seem determined to share only violent images tonight. Please make sure that the massive peaceful protests l… https://t.co/tCF631eSYB
Retweeted by Laura CummingThe nearly-empty Lodhi Gardens were as insanely beautiful as ever, especially in the gathering essence-of-damsons d… https://t.co/7P2JSfAdXZ
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @JavierPes1 @ThaddaeusRopac Imagine the bathos @LauraCummingArt @GillHornby @GillHornby I was married in Kintbury Church, although I met @MyGladstoneBag miles awa… https://t.co/Je64mHG5GA
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @bryony1963 Thank you Bryony...he was a very handsome man @MelHaselden Most beautiful garments ever...and look at the spark on that zip! @DianeSetterfie1 I know....My father set the bar very very highBlack Lives Matter. The Oxford ACS community are deeply saddened by the loss of another black man at the hands of a… https://t.co/99P1xHWNd6
Retweeted by Laura CummingBBC Radio 4 News this morning referred to “violence because of the death of a black man”. Why not say “protests b… https://t.co/Jmbf6aCrO4
Retweeted by Laura CummingLove this piece so much! I did the intro but it’s the interviews that are brilliant. How radio is getting us throug… https://t.co/scoBmRmqL8
Retweeted by Laura CummingMy father, the painter James Cumming (right) training as a pilot in Texas 1944. I miss him forever. Next to him Pau… https://t.co/XxwX1t5iww @DerrynRolfe That's not a Toller is it? I have one..love them @GillHornby https://t.co/A8zZnYFUzL @LauraCummingArt @quantick I am a bit late to this party (story of my life) but how about some Buddhist monks paddl… https://t.co/X0oS5xLVdy
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Altona Beach, Melbourne. Three different days. https://t.co/bv2YoNNiEb
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @MSharma920 @DalrympleWill @JLFLitfest @OnChapelSands Thank you so much! Wouldn't it be great to be in Vienna againA PARTY OF HUNTERS RETURNING TO CAMP ~ Akbarnama Manuscript Imperial Mughal, 1603-04 @ Chester Beatty Library.… https://t.co/9GBpphgtHN
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Sunset at Banna Beach, Co. Kerry, Ireland. https://t.co/YdHeMrTZBV
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @hotelalphabet @InFemsAC @RoxanaHalls @eliapaintings @AdelaideDamoah @RFontaineWolf @womensart1 @greatwomenart So deservedBig thankyou @LauraCummingArt for choosing me as your week's best culture! https://t.co/S6RQElU6MU #hirst #kusamahttps://t.co/u6lhqepjpg
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @RaviButalia I am not familiar with the passage, or even the book. Thank you so very much Ravi!
5/31
2020
I don’t drive and public transport is discouraged. How long do you reckon it would take me to walk from Oxford to E… https://t.co/gzALxiXpf6
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @neilgcampbell @Peter_Bridgman Completely agree @LauraCummingArt (Somewhere between New York and Bermuda, May 2013) https://t.co/8MqLwASLmG
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Heres a few taken over the past few weeks from my hometown Bray Co Wicklow Born and bred by the se… https://t.co/8MuOB1LEQW
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Queensland https://t.co/vM6AUBLesw
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Hunstanton with added dog! https://t.co/CQvLLbwGlG
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Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Isola d’Elba https://t.co/UrvdEsVyaQ
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt There you go Laura , Gormanston beach Co Meath .. my fav place 2 km from me https://t.co/aCIUKIbd6a
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Bempton Cliffs- Yorkshire https://t.co/R6us01RwjG
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Evening paddlers at Wardie Bay, Edinburgh. Photo taken yesterday. https://t.co/DdcDCUZtgD
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Aberdeen today https://t.co/RPuWmA342W
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Stradbally beach with Florence tonight https://t.co/hcU04b4Kz3
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Yesterday, my boy and dog https://t.co/ZoP8VhWoU8
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt I was asked last night what I miss most right now. The sea was my answer. Hands down.
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Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Wilson’s Promontory, Australia https://t.co/OOqYVsDUzN
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt #kintyre https://t.co/2uOPFKupVG
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @frankcottrell_b @LauraCummingArt I so remember this book! Growing up close to Burford it was part of our lives
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt The sea today in Conwy. It has been my lockdown medication. https://t.co/eCXWNou9cr
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Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Huntington Beach, CA https://t.co/p1vwJJIZzv
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt This webcam keeps me sane! https://t.co/dvGegEU7F8
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Looking at Howth from Sandymount, Dublin, Ireland , a few days ago https://t.co/u3cItQxm1r
Retweeted by Laura Cumming @LauraCummingArt Or maybe the Med from a Greek Island. https://t.co/TDfbubTZm1
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5/30
2020

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