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Florence Hallett

Bio
An art writer and critic with a special interest in conservation, restoration and art politics, Florence is the architecture and monuments correspondent at ArtWatch UK. Her background is in illustrated book publishing and she was project manager for photobook guru Chris Boot following several years at Thames & Hudson. She has also written for Road Cycling UK and Cycling Weekly.

Articles By Florence Hallett

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