Contemporary art: the textile art of Turiya Magadlela, a weapon against racist and sexist violence | Knowledge of the Arts

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Made of tights, the abstract canvases and installations of the South African visual artist Turiya Magadlela denounce systemic racial and gender violence. It is a huge red and pink arch that we take at the end of the course. Two hundred square meters of tights cut and sewn together, like 19th century African-American quilts or … Read more

Tecnópolis invites you to celebrate art, science and technology with its summer proposal

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After receiving more than 800,000 people in its tenth edition in 2021 under the slogan “Cultivate what is human”, the mega exhibition Tecnópolis reopened with the third edition of Sunsets 2022, with hundreds of proposals to enjoy in the summer. As always, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MINCyT) has numerous spaces that invite … Read more

With “Alice Guy, the unknown woman of the 7th art”, Arte brings the pioneer of cinema back to life

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Portrait of the filmmaker Alice Guy (1873-1968). THIERRY PEETERS ARTE – WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5 AT 10:30 P.M. – DOCUMENTARY First director and first producer of fiction films, active actress in the invention of the cinematograph, Alice Guy (1873-1968) has almost disappeared from memories as from the history of the 7the art. Like her works, more … Read more

Cinema: “A hero” by Asghar Farhadi – Art Côte d’Azur

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After having directed in Spain, the disappointing “Everybody Knows”, Asghar Farhadi returned, with “A hero”, to his homeland, Iran, to find the rigorous and talented style which characterizes his cinema. As in “A Separation”, everything is calculated to the nearest millimeter to make a fascinating and magnificent film. Shot in Shiraz, far from the tumult … Read more

Marta Minujín, a 2021 recharged with “art, art, art”

Marta Minujin a 2021 recharged with art art art

Marta Minujín, a 2021 recharged with “art, art, art” Since the 60s, Marta Minujín has been producing happenings and installations that challenge mass audiences with its large-scale works and that propose a revision of universal myths to build new meanings: in 2021 all that effervescent flow of artistic production harvested a series of unpublished landmarks … Read more

The moving tribute of Art Spiegelman to his “master” Si Lewen

The moving tribute of Art Spiegelman to his master Si

“Vur work (is) very impressive. […] It has the real merit of combating bellicose tendencies through art. When he wrote to Si Lewen in 1951, Albert Einstein was full of praise for the artist’s drawings. According to him, his sketches would constitute a formidable means of converting the masses to pacifism. “Neither concrete descriptions nor … Read more

An Unknown Bob Dylan Art Planet Comes to America for the First Time

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This content was published on 29 November 2021 – 20:32 29 November 2021 – 20:32 Miami (USA), Nov 29 (EFE) .- The largest retrospective exhibition of the plastic work of American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan comes to the US for the first time with “Restrospectrum: Bob Dylan”, a sample of 180 paintings, drawings, installations and sculptures … Read more

This Friday starts SocialMed València, the Mediterranean Film, Art and Human Rights Festival

This Friday starts SocialMed Valencia the Mediterranean Film Art and

Today the program and poster for the first edition of SocialMed were presented, a festival that focuses on cinema and artistic creation related to social issues geographically and culturally linked to the Mediterranean Sea, which will take place in Valencia between 19 and 27 November. The festival will feature the participation of the 2006 Nobel … Read more

Cinema: “Memoria” by Apichatpong Weerasethakul – Art Côte d’Azur

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For the first time, Apichatpong Weerasethakul is directing a film outside his country, Thailand. Fascinated by the Amazon, the director set down his camera in Colombia, while remaining however in cities, Bogota and Pijao, both at very high altitude: we quickly run out of steam! Always contrary to his habits, Apichatpong Weerasethakul also chose to … Read more