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100 Places - Art, Architecture & Sculpture

The artist and her muse are synonymous. But often the muse is a place and not a person. The 'matchstick men' painter, LS Lowry, took his inspiration from the people and sights of Pendlebury in Lancashire where he lived and worked for more than 40 years. The Cornish fishing town of St Ives inspired Barbara Hepworth's sculptural work for many decades.

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Which places that inspired an artist's work or an artistic movement do you think should be included in A History of England in 100 Places? What places house the most important works of art to the history of England? What buildings are important for their architectural interest, or for the people who designed or built them? 

Tell us about somewhere you think needs to be in the list of 100 Places. Our expert judge for this category, BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz, will be choosing his top ten from your nominations. Watch this space or subscribe to our podcast (by searching for '100 Places' on your podcast player) to find out his choices.

Nominations in the Art, Architecture & Sculpture category close on 22 February 2018.

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