The participants of the Curatorial Programme 2015-16 of de Appel arts centre propose in Untitled (two takes on crisis) two projects, You Must Make Your Death Public and Rien ne va plus? Faites vos jeux! which investigate how artists and curators reflect upon the notion of crisis. Show More Summary
Matjaz Gregoric, a research associate at the Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts (ZRC SAZU), Jovan Hadzi Institute of Biology, and coauthors studied the mating behavior of the Madagascan Darwin'sShow More Summary
On Friday 13 May 2016, Welsh National Opera gives the premiere of Iain Bell's opera In Parenthesis at the Wales Millennium Centre. Based on David Jones epic poem In Parenthesis the work is inspired by Jones' own experience as a soldier in World War I at the Battle of Mametz Wood. Show More Summary
Google and the Sydney Opera House have teamed up to create a beautiful museum experience through the Google Cultural Institute, exhibiting one of the world’s most iconic — and busiest — performing arts centres in 360 degree video, as...Show More Summary
Playwright Terrence McNally's Ragtime comes to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre for a two-show set Sat., April 23, at 7:30 p.m., and Sun., April 24, at 1 p.m. Based on E.L. Doctorow's 1975 best-selling novel by the same name, the highly acclaimed musical has been nominated for 13 Tony Awards since debuting on Broadway in 1998.…
The postmaster lives on. ArtVenturist looks at the public art that fills the city around us. BY: Joanne Tod and Jon Reed LOCATION: 234 Adelaide Street East INSTALLATION: 2011 Return to Centre is a clever and insightful take on urban wayfinding, unexpectedly directing passers by to the First Post Office while packing in an abridged history of Canada. Show More Summary
Melbourne wants to be the pride capital of Australia. The city will soon become home to Australia's first Pride Centre, which will be a hub for LGBTQ art and history, as well as hosting advisory, health and support services. The centre...Show More Summary
“Not only the High Museum, the Atlanta Symphony, Atlanta Ballet but also the Cobb Energy Centre just lost its managing director and is looking for a new person. That’s a major, major change. From 2008 to 2012, the arts took a huge hit. And in the past three years, there has been a renaissance or […]
"Catch Me If You Can": In the April 3 Arts & Books section, a theater listing for Glendale Centre Theatre's staging of "Catch Me If You Can" said the show is a musical adaptation of Steven Spielberg's 2002 film about a con artist and forger. Although the musical has the same title as the film,...
“The three-week summer festival offered around 50 ticketed events and a further 100 free outdoor events in the financial centre, spanning classical and contemporary music, visual arts, film and talks. … The organisers laid the blame on the deteriorating climate for arts funding.”
These talks look well worth attending. The program will run as follows – 28TH April 2016 – Harry Midgely was a maverick in Northern Ireland politics, making a long journey from socialist activist to Minister for Education in the Stormont government. This talk is by the historian, Jim McDermott. 5th May 2016 – Winifred Carney more...
As Design Society, the name of a new cultural hub located in Sea World Culture and Arts Centre was announced in Shekou (Shenzhen), the V&A revealed more details of the pioneering collaboration with China Merchants Shekou Holdings (CMSK). Show More Summary
A new exhibition exploring the relationship between art and comedy is to open at Bluecoat, Liverpool?s centre for the contemporary arts. Double Act: Art and Comedy draws together the work of 16 international artists who use a variety...Show More Summary
How one of Brazil's most dangerous urban centres became a hub of art and poetry.
books0977: Model Resting. Robert Sivell (British, 1888-1958). Oil on canvas. Gracefield Arts Centre. Together with James Cowie and Archibald McGlashan he was a founding member of the Glasgow Society of Artists and Sculptors in 1919.Show More Summary
For an awesome large scale art installation entitled Field of Light British artist Bruce Munro used over 50,000 colorful light bulbs to illuminate an expanse of Australia’s Red Centre desert near “Ayers Rock / Uluru”. Field of LightShow More Summary
In a move that has shocked the UK arts world, the government has let it be known that it will not be providing any cash towards the new Centre for Music in the City of London. Instead, the project's board members will be expected to raise the necessary money by crowdfunding. Show More Summary
Iraqi-born architect Zaha Hadid has died, the BBC reported. The celebrated artist, whose designs include the Guangzhou Opera House, Rome's MAXXI National Museum of the 21st Century Arts, and the London Olympic Aquatic Centre, was 65Show More Summary
The second edition of Art Central has been a remarkable success, with over 32,000 buyers, collectors and members of the art-loving public flocking to see Hong Kong?s most dynamic contemporary art fair. With First Night (Monday 21 March) attracting 4,500 guests eager to be among the first to see the fair, Hong Kong Art Week was welcomed in style. Show More Summary
Sometimes, along comes a build that is simple and bare, and yet exemplifies “hacking” – an art form that uses something in a way in which it was not originally intended. We’ve featured a few Raspberry Pi builds, but this one is less about the Pi and more about putting the rest of the hardware nicely together. Show More Summary