download This week we present literally exactly what happened when Duncan did this: EXPO VIDEO | Alfredo Cramerotti In Conversation Featuring Alfredo Cramerotti, Director | MOSTYN and 2015 EXPO VIDEO Curator Malerie Marder, Artist and Cauleen Smith, Artist. Moderated by Duncan MacKenzie, Bad at Sports Internationally acclaimed curator in film, video and new media Alfredo […]
“Johanna Faustus,” a new adaptation of Marlowe’s morality tale by artistic director Sean Graney and Emily Casey, will close out The Hypocrites’ 2015-16 season. Graney and Casey's production will put a modern spin on the story of a soul sold to the devil, with a female Faust and six actors simultaneously...
The shortlist: 1 Vladimir Jurowski, artistic director of Svetlanov State Orchestra for his War and Peace series, regarded as an anti-war statement. 2 Philip Glass Satyagraha, at the Ekaterinburg State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre, a repertoire breakthrough. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- Just before "Unseamly" -- which bills itself as a play about "female sexuality confronting male corporate power" -- began on Sunday afternoon, artistic director Frances Hill was worried. "I wish we had a younger audience," she told me. Show More Summary
Being an artist is hard in so many ways. Whether you’re a musician, film director, a traditional or a digital artist (I had to put that in there), if it’s not the success that eludes you, it’s often the inspiration. Roger Corman explored the success that eludes struggling artists in A Bucket Of Blood, and […]
Kei Acedera is a concept and visual development artist and illustrator. Along with Bobby Chiu, she is a co-founder of Toronto-based Imaginism Studios, and serves as their art director. Her work, though often rendered in a way that accents form and volume, usually has a light touch and visual charm in line with childrens’ book […]
French artist and director Alexandre Dubosc (previously featured here) has created another mouthwateringly awesome zoetrope cake. Last time he made an edible, animated homage to Tim Burton. This time Dubosc has created Melting POP, a...Show More Summary
This autumn, Yorkshire Sculpture Park presents a significant exhibition by pioneering American video and installation artist, Bill Viola. Developed in collaboration with Viola, Kira Perov, Executive Director, Bill Viola Studio and Clare Lilley, Director of Programme, YSP, it is the most extensive exhibition in the UK by the artist for over 10 years. Show More Summary
Celebs on Sandwiches is a perfect marriage of two topics beloved by the Internet: celebrities and food. Los Angeles-based director and artist Jeff McCarthy is the painter behind the project, which plants the likes of Taylor Swift, Nick...Show More Summary
The new Broad museum in Los Angeles has announced events programming that will include performance artist Karen Finley, electronic music group Helado Negro and "Selma" director Ava DuVernay. Five ongoing series will focus on film, music, performance art, hands-on family art events and public talks...
Jacob Jonas is the artistic director of Jacob Jonas The Company, a nonprofit arts company specializing in dance, visual content and community development. A couple of weeks ago, Jonas and his dancer girlfriend, Jill Wilson, visited the Getty Center with the intention of gathering content to post...
The outcry that has greeted this announcement has been as ferocious as you might imagine, or more. Though artistic director Bill Rauch and literary manager Lue Douthit have taken pains to say these aren’t replacements but companion pieces, and have preemptively assured critics that these new “translations” will not be the versions of the Bard […]
Despite criticisms from Tim Cook, Steve Jobs movie director Danny Boyle says it’s important that artists and writers are not scared of being called “opportunistic” by daring to critique companies like Apple with “terrifying” amounts of power. Show More Summary
We'll always recognize the classic, leather monogrammed Louis Vuitton bag as being the brand's most iconic. But that doesn't mean we don't swoon over the purse's crazy-cool updates each season. With a bold artistic director like Nicolas...Show More Summary
Mr. Gvasalia, a 34-year-old Georgian, becomes the third artistic director of the label in four years. His appointment comes at a crucial time for the brand.
Demna Gvasalia — the 34-year-old Georgia native who made an instant success of his one-year-old Paris-based ready-to-wear label, Vetements — has been appointed the next artistic director of one of France's most storied couture houses, Balenciaga.He replaces Alexander Wang, who staged... Continue reading
The 32-member Columbia Classical Ballet completely lost its home in the 1,000 year flood that hit South Carolina last week. Artistic Director Radenko Pavlovich told NPR that the facility was a total loss and that insurance may only cover around...
The hits keep coming for Susan Booth. The Alliance Theatre's artistic director, and guest critic for Best of Atlanta issue, was one of 13 recipients of Governor Nathan Deal's Award for the Arts and Humanities.…
Theaster Gates is an artist, urban planner, and professor and director at the University of Chicago’s Arts and Public Life who believes in a culturally driven approach to urban redevelopment. Gates’ Rebuild Foundation has transformed vacant houses and former housing projects into cultural and arts spaces on Chicago’s South Side. Show More Summary
Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski made her debut as the artistic director at Hermès for fall 2015, and in her first spring range for the French heritage brand, she showed a collection that took classic cues from the house — silk scarf-inspired dresses, thoughtfully tailored leather separates and rich-looking... Continue reading