Gord Downie is seen performing part of his solo project, ‘Secret Path’ at the National Arts Centre, in Ottawa. The album is a collection of songs which tell the story… The post Gord Downie’s not-so-Secret Path to truth and reconciliation appeared first on Macleans.ca.
books0977: Portrait of Caroline Fitzgerald (1884). Sir Edward Burne-Jones (British, 1833-1898). Oil on canvas. University of Toronto Art Centre. Aged sixteen, Fitzgerald is depicted holding an open book and seated in front of what appears to be a fabric-draped balcony or structure and branches of laurel leaves. Show More Summary
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene blog As photos of Elvis Costello as a young man scrolled across the screen of the giant TV set behind him onstage, it quickly became apparent that not much has changed. His...
The groundbreaking Dance Theatre of Harlem returns to Atlanta for two performances at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre from October 22-23. They will be joined by Spelman College Glee Club, which will provide live vocal accompaniment for Change, a work choreographed by Dianne McIntyre, a former Spelman Distinguished Visiting Scholar. “For more than 47 years,...
Revealing stunning sculptures, textiles, ceramics, and ivory and shell regalia, the ground-breaking Fiji: Art and Life in the Pacific opened 15 October 2016 at Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts at the University of East Anglia, Norwich. Show More Summary
Martin Freeman, the English actor, is on a visit to Australia to film Cargo, an Australian movie that is based on a short film that went viral after making it to the finals in Australia’s Tropfest in 2013. The original movie’s central character is a man who is helping his baby daughter to survive a... Show More Summary
Conference Venue: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Graduate Law Centre, The Faculty of Law, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2/F, Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Road, Central, Hong Kong. Date and Time: Saturday 22nd October, 2016, 9.30 am- 5.15 pm. Show More Summary
Heading to an exhibition of photographs of Ukrainian troops, Russian art lecturer Anton Belikov slipped a can of red paint into his pocket. Enraged by the images of pro-Kiev fighters on display at Moscow's Andrei Sakharov Centre, Belikov began spraying them with paint, and throwing them onto the floor. Show More Summary
The Atlanta Opera opened its 2016-17 season on Saturday night with a performance of Mozart's "The Abduction from the Seraglio" at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Three performances remain in this production's run, on October 11, 14 and 16.
The Tuggeranong Arts Centre Gallery has three exhibitions on till the end of October that make the visit worth while – and more. Seeking Refuge This exhibition has combined the works of eight artists across various media. While some works aims to focus on the lives of the people stuck in limbo on Manus and Naru, […]
Steven Levin - Last Light in Studio  by Gandalf’s Gallery Via Flickr: [Art Renewal Centre - Oil on canvas, 60.8 x 40.6 cm] Steven J. Levin is a contemporary American artist trained in the traditional atelier methods, similar to those of 19th century Paris.
State of the art maritime archaeology expedition conducted in Black Sea ScienceDaily – An international team, involving the University of Southampton’s Centre for Maritime Archaeology (UK) and funded by the charitable organisation for marine research, the Expedition and Education Foundation (EEF), is surveying the Bulgarian waters of the Black Sea. Show More Summary
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth This Welsh/Breton co-production has a fine cast but suffers from prosaic writing and a dramatically challenged translation app “The past is another country, they do things differently there.” For Mair (sympathetically portrayed by singer/songwriter Lleuwen Steffan) this is a literal statement. Show More Summary
Congolese popular painting is inextricably linked to daily life in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It bears the stamp of the collective memory, as illustrated by the exhibition ?Congo Art Works. Popular Painting?. The exhibition presents...Show More Summary
The Centre Pompidou plans to loan works from its 120,000-strong collection, the largest of Modern and contemporary art in Europe.
Labor has matched the Liberals’ commitment to complete stage 2 of the Belconnen Arts Centre, adding $880,000 for upgrades to five other arts centres around town and pledging to complete a business case for the development of a larger Canberra Theatre. The business case would include analysis and financial modelling, an economic impact statement, design […]
“A statement from the NAC said that the creation fund, which the Ottawa performance centre hopes to increase to at least $25-million, is intended “to provide a source of venture capital [to] artists and arts organizations” across Canada.”
Paris's world-famous modern art museum, the Pompidou Centre, is to open a branch in Brussels in a building currently used as a Citroën garage. The opening is planned for 2020.
A corner of North East England is set to become an international centre for research and excellence into Spanish and Latin American art and culture under a new agreement announced today (Thursday 29 September 2016). Durham University...Show More Summary
The European "capital" of Brussels is going to get its own version of the Pompidou Centre, the contemporary art gallery in Paris that has become one of world's biggest cultural attractions. The new Pompidou branch will be housed in a...Show More Summary