Trying too hard

Visiting Melbourne, Dalrymple concludes that while the modern architecture is ghastly, the Melbourne Theatre Company is unnecessarily vulgar, and the mood inside the National Gallery of Victoria is “more that of the funfair than of a temple of the Muses”, there is real artistic accomplishment there “if people would but look and see it.”

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