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Artist David Hockney poses for photographs in the Sackler Wing at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, where an exhibition of his work entitled ‘David Hockney RA: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life’, is on display.
People dance in Cotacachi during the Inti Raymi feast in Cotacachi, Ecuador. Inti Raymi, which means the Sun festival in the Qetchua language, is a religious ceremony of the Inca Empire in honour of the sun god Inti, one of the most venerated deities in Inca religion.
Revellers react while being photographed at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival, in the south of Britain
A view from the installation ‘The Floating Piers’ by Bulgarian-born artist Christo Vladimirov Yavachev known as Christo, on the Lake Iseo, northern Italy
Pieces of designer Issey Miyake’s collection are displayed at the National Art Center in Tokyo, Japan
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View on the Stour near Dedham by John Constable is unveiled as the the highlight of Christie’s summer season, which will be sold as part of Christie’s 250th anniversary celebrations
US First Lady Michelle Obama cheers during the White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show at the White House in Washington D.C. Students from throughout the US performed at the presidential mansion showcasing the power of arts education
A woman passes a mural that has been painted on a derelict building in Stokes Croft showing US presidential hopeful Donald Trump sharing a kiss with former London Mayor Boris Johnson, Bristol, England
A Chelsea Pensioner is seen through New Covent Garden Flower Market’s tribute to Queen Elizabeth II. The three meter high profile of the Queen is designed by Veevers Carter and made from over 5,000 cut flowers during a press day ahead of the Chelsea Flower Show at the Royal Hospital Chelsea in London
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Prime Minister David Cameron recreates the famous Beatles Abbey Road album cover by walking across Abbey Road crossing with Tessa Jowell, former secretary of state for culture, media and sport in London today
Artists, Jeff Koons and Damien Hirst pose during a photocall for the exhibition ‘Now’ with Koon’s piece Play-Doh at Newport Street Gallery in London
A woman walks past chairs displayed on a red carpet in the Palace Festival on the eve of the opening ceremony of the 69th Cannes Film Festival in France today
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American reality-show star Kim Kardashian takes a selfie as she rides on a classic car next to her husband, rap superstar Kanye West in Havana, Cuba. West, Kardashian and members of her reality-show-star family have become the latest celebrities to visit Havana
A gallery assistant poses with a design included in the exhibition “Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear” during a photo call preview at the V&A museum in London
A visitor looks at a work of art on the first day of the TEFAF art fair on in Maastricht, the Netherlands
A woman walks through artwork created by artist Filippo Minelli in his series Silence / Shapes, in Somerset House courtyard, London
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Daily Life, 1st prize singles, World Press Photo Awards (Kevin Frayer – China’s Coal Addiction) Chinese men pull a tricycle in a neighborhood next to a coal-fired power plant in Shanxi, China, November 26, 2015.
Actress Emma Thompson holds her name badge in front of her face during the press conference for the film ‘Alone in Berlin’ at the 2016 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany
Christie’s gallery assistants adjust Head of IB (left) and Head of Esther by Lucian Freud, during a press preview of their forthcoming Post War and Contemporary Art sales at Christie’s in London