Swan Lake Corey Baker: Bath Ballet in buthtubs
Dance

A New Zealand Swan Lake

Swan Lake by Corey Baker The swans out of the water are clumsy and the dancers outside the theaters are also uncomfortable. During the pandemic many dancing swans have colonized the web. One of the […]

you can see a monument and and artist with a white dress and a red scarf
Art

Artists and Monument Hackers

“Hacking Monuments” project The monuments of Milano are the protagonists of the “Hacking Monuments” project, which has been curated by Simona Da Pozzo. The artists Their narrative function and the enjoyment by both activists and […]

la band Portnoy sta suonando in un giardino illuminato da tante piccole luci da esterno
Music

A dirty thing for Portnoy

A videoclip on the band Portnoy has just been published, director Camilla Mancini who titled it “A dirty thing”. Watching and listening to this video-musical story, you are touched by an endless sequence of artistic […]

this photo of Salgado you can see some Zaire refugees and there is also a female child
Art

Exodus, Sebastião Salgado on show

Exodus. Travelling the Roads of Migrants If you have never been to Pistoia and are planning to spend a weekend in the Tuscan city, do not miss the exhibition Exodus. Travelling the Roads of Migrants […]

Cover of the conference proceedings on Julius Evola Eros, magic and the sacred in Julius Evola
Books

Eros Magia Sacro in Julius Evola

Conference proceedings about Julius Evola: eros, magic and the sacred The book Eros Magia Sacro in Julius Evola is edited by G. de Turris, A. Scarabelli, G. Sessa (Ed. Foundation J. Evola-Pages, Rome 2020). It […]

Summer dance shows 2020, dancer of the Ecole Des Sables
Dance

The Summer dances

Summer dance shows 2020 Some tips about performances and summer dance shows in 2020. Pina Bausch‘s Sacre du Printemps was supposed to be the 2020 dance event. It is a masterpiece of 1975 staged in […]

Black and white photo of the collector François Depeaux
Art

Depeaux’s Impressionists in Rouen

François Depeaux (1853-1920) was not among the first collectors of the Impressionists. There was a generation before him who had started to see, with interest and curiosity, this formal metamorphosis of art merchants, like Durand-Ruel. […]

red and pink cover of the book "The book of the finished stories"
Books

The Finished Stories

“The book of the finished stories”, has just been released, Fusibilia Libri publisher, edited  by Dona Amati, with a forward by Ugo Magnanti. A large collection of stories are included in it, and you deal […]

picture, colors, interior, dancing couple in a bathroom, dance and ballet on the internet, theatres reopening?
Dance

Dance from all around the World, on the Internet

When are theatres reopening? In the meanwhile, the great dance companies are all active on the web. The New York City Ballet decides to show George Balanchine’s repertoire. Ballets de Monte-Carlo gives its energies thorugh […]

Disegno raffigurante un giocoliere. Ai lati ci sono 2 vignette e in alto è scritto in stampatello Angela Giordano. Il rispetto delle regole
Culture

The Juggler by Angela Giordano

Angela Giordano has been practicing a pattern made up by the fusion of her own main skills as a teacher and as an artist. A fusion based on a sparkling and above all combative tension […]

Man with glasses browsing a book. In front of him a drawing hangs on the wall with red, green, orange and brown strips
Art

Paolo Gubinelli,Works on paper

An old acquaintance, an old high consideration. His poetics has always been stable over long times but characterized by surprising variations on the theme. His interest is letting the paper speak, giving a language and […]

Contemporary art

Venice Biennale Dance will open in October

The Venice Biennale prepares its autumn programs with a virtual exhibition The idea of ​​the body, available online in the section of the Historical Archive: Merce Cunnigham, Steve Paxton, Julian Beck, Meredith Monk and Simone […]

An object that breathes: the art of Günter Weseler, two rocks and an insert of animal fur.
Art

Allegra Ravizza, Noises and Spaces

Happily, Ravizza gallery in Lugano has broadened its content horizons. It goes on dealing with the artists of today and yesterday (all contemporary). At the same time, the firm starts a path that you could […]

pagina di uno spartito musicale con ombra di una mano che regge un fiore
Culture

As if you were seated at theatre

Theaters are closed, but remain open on the net.  La Scala dancers invite you to respect the rules, to stay in your own space, but without getting lazy. The Rome Opera House unveils Laurent Hilaire’s […]

La prima di copertina del testo Ermeneutica del ponte, titolo in bianco su sfondo blu chiaro.
Books

The Bridge, sighing and beyond

Silvio Bolognini, “Bridge Hermeneutics – Ermeneutica del ponte” Globalisation seems to make the idea of a bridge superfluous. It has been questioned if this metaphor is no longer needed, and perhaps not even the physical […]

Books

Decamerone and mystery

An anthology of fantastic literature (“Antologia della letteratura fantastica”) has just appeared by Andrea Scarabelli, director of the magazine “Antarès”, and Dalmazio Frau, a scholar of myths and an artist. They put together fifteen authors […]

A woman with five eyes is standing in front of a microphone. On the left is a surreal image of a hand pointing at the piano keyboard
cinema

Kristić, and the cinema at your home

Animation cinema is not just for a very young audience. Quite the opposite. An example is Persepolis, written by the Iranian Marjame Satrapi. In 2008, it came out in Italian cinemas telling of the role […]

A man with grey hair manipulates a puppet withstanding a pointed object. Another man with naked feet opens his harm in front of the puppet. In the surrounding environment there are a chair and a painting
Books

Sieni-Cuticchio the pattern body-puppet

In the endless ideological battle between expressing yourself or depersonalizing actors and performers on stage, dance offers every kind of possibilities from the dawn of modernity to the consequences on the new millenium. Virgilio Sieni […]