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Alain de Botton

Video Art: Time and Space

Apparently, there’s no ‘right’ or ‘wrong’ way to experience video and installation art. So what’s the purpose? Habitus Deputy Editor Nicky Lobo finds out.

The School of Life

Pop philosopher Alain de Botton’s School of Life has opened its first international branch in Australia. Situated just off Smith Street in Collingwood, Melbourne, the School is busy hosting a hoard of students for a temporary, pop-up 10-week summer term. By Linda Cheng.