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[Melbourne, November 23. Image via Getty]

A woman walks past a painting by Australian artist Dick Watkin at the Heide Museum of Modern Art at an exhibition titled Cubism & Australian Art, a major exhibition that for the first time examines the wide ranging influence of Cubism on Australian art from the 1920s to the present day, in Melbourne on November 23, 2009. The exhibition includes more than 200 works by 80 international and Australian artists with sculpture, collage, installation, moving image The artists featured include Alexander Archipenko; Albert Gleizes; Fernand Léger; Jacques Lipchitz; André Lhote; Sidney Nolan; Amédée Ozenfant; Maria Helena Vieira da Silva and Albert Tucker. AFP PHOTO/William WEST (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)