In a year uniquely marked by election-amplified clarion calls for political and artistic engagement, some filmmakers premiering their new films at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival are faced with a tough dilemma on Saturday: March or munch? A star-studded protest march and rally is slated to take...
Louis Vuitton men’s artistic director, Kim Jones looks to the Big Apple for the inspiration of his fall-winter 2017 collection. Discussing how the outing relates to New York, Jones shares, “It’s uptown and downtown.” The collection captures...Show More Summary
"In a two-part feature, we first hear from [board president Nancy] Garton about why the board has decided to move forward with retiring [artistic directors Ron] Cunningham and [Carinne] Binda. After that, the two will talk about what happened from their end and their next steps in life." (audio)
Over a year ago, Molly Smith, artistic director of Washington, D.C.’s Arena Stage Theater, scheduled a new play, Roe, to open in the nation’s capital in January 2017. The stars, it seemed, would be perfectly aligned. January would mark both the 44 th anniversary of Roe v. Show More Summary
Demna Gvasalia plays with proportions of clothes in surprising ways in trademark that recalls work of house’s founder To understand the philosophy of Balenciaga’s artistic director, Demna Gvasalia – the coolest designer in fashion right now – one should probably start by looking at the seating at his shows. Show More Summary
Amy Poehler, the American comedian, actress, producer, director, writer, and voice artist, is possibly best known as a comedian on Saturday Night Live. In 2011, Poehler was named one of the most influential people in the world by Time magazine. Show More Summary
The new executive director of the Tribeca Film Institute has her work cut out for her. Amy Hobby, who was promosed from vice president of artistic programs on Jan. 4, will oversee the three... To view the full story, click the title link.
A gay man has been hospitalized with a skull fracture after being attacked by masked men with a pipe in the parking lot of a Target store in Dallas. The victim is Derek Whitener, the artistic and education director of The Firehouse Theatre in Farmers… Read The post Masked Men Fracture Gay Man’s Skull in Target Parking Lot in Dallas appeared first on Towleroad.
"Meade had served since March 2015 as the Walker’s artistic director, a newly created role at the museum. Prior to that, he had served for ten months as the Walker’s senior curator of cross-disciplinary platforms, another newly created role. He effectively took over as chief curator after Darsie Alexander left the institution to become director […]
If only all proponents of contemporary classical music could channel P.T. Barnum the way Patrick Scott did on Saturday night at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge. As artistic director of the Jacaranda Music series and curator of "American Berserk," a birthday tribute to John Adams,...
From our person on the spot: Just now, tonight in Sydney Australia, almost 100,000 people booed and screamed continuously at the new Artistic Director of Sydney Festival, Wesley Enoch, as he walked on stage and announced he had cut the traditional and hugely popular Symphony and Opera Under The Stars from Sydney Festival […]
Ports 1961 presents an “Army of Love” for its fall-winter 2017 collection. Presenting a global expression of love, Ports 1961 artistic director, Milan Vukmirovic prints the universal language in English, Chinese, French, Arabic, and more. Show More Summary
Ermenegildo Zegna kicks off Milan Fashion Week with a new chapter for the fashion brand. The season marks the return of designer Alessandro Sartori in the role of artistic director. Paying tribute to Zegna’s sartorial heritage, Sartori reworks classic tailoring for the modern man. Show More Summary
Filmmaker and director Ben Cox of Gnarled Apple Productions has released Creatures of the Deep, a film about amazing UK artist Alan Williams and the fantastical creature sculptures that he builds from his extremely creative mind. Alan’s work is available to view on Instagram, Facebook, and his website. A photo posted by Alan Williams (@alanwilliamsmetalartist) […]
The nine dancers in Jacob Jonas the Company sit in a semi-circle on a rehearsal floor and poke gentle fun at the company’s artistic director and namesake. “He kind of didn’t know what he was doing at the time,” says Anibal Sandoval of Jonas, who was 21 when he founded the company. “There was an...
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'Khadijah Costley White, an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism and Media Studies at Rutgers University, and Art Spiegelman, who created Maus, will be joined by Stephanie Ybarra, Director of Special Artistic Projects for The Public Theater. Show More Summary
Musicians of the Royal Danish Orchestra in Copenhagen have volunteered to cut their wages by ten percent in order to save the threatened jobs of several colleagues. The opera house’s artistic director Sven Müller resigned last week over budget cuts.
"The Sacramento Ballet board of directors has announced the company's 2017-18 season will be the last for co-artistic directors Ron Cunningham and Carinne Binda.... It will be their 30th season with the organization." While Cunningham and Binda aren't fighting the decision, they're stating publicly that the board made it and they aren't ready to […]