Pierre Lescure to continue as President of the Festival de Cannes
Понеделник, 16 Януари 2017г. 19:34ч.
As Cannes gears up for its 70th Festival, he just been unanimously re-elected President of the organising association.
CANNES. In December 2016, the Board of Directors of the Association Française du Festival International du Film, which brings together public authorities and film industry professionals, renewed its trust in Pierre Lescure and re-elected him President of the Festival - a post he has occupied since July 2014. This new three-year term will cover the period from 2018 to 2020, and ensures continuity in the governance of the Festival and its associated projects, announced festival-cannes.com.
Meta-painting - A Journey to the Idea of Art in the Museo del Prado
Неделя, 15 Януари 2017г. 20:12ч.
All the 137 works in the exhibition refer to art or to images, either as self-portraits of creators such as Titian, Murillo, Bernini and Goya.
MADRID. With Meta-painting(until 19 February 2017), the Museo Nacional del Prado is offering a new approach to its collection in the latest in a series of exhibitions that began in 2010 with Rubens and continued with Captive Beauty (2013) and Goya in Madrid (2014). This series has aimed to offer visitors the chance to reflect on the Museum’s own collections and to look at its works in a new context which encourages different interpretations, announced museodelprado.es.
New Year’s Concert 2017 in Vienna Musikverein with Gustavo Dudamel
Вторник, 27 Декември 2016г. 22:38ч.
The Maestro becomes the youngest-ever conductor to lead the Vienna Philharmonic's famous New Year's Day Concert.
VIENNA.The 2017 New Year’s Concert takes place on January 1 (Sunday), 2017, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel in Golden Hall of the Vienna Musikverein. The Vienna Philharmonic presents annually at the New Year a program consisting of the lively and yet nostalgic music from the vast repertoire of the Strauss family and its contemporaries, announced wienerphilharmoniker.at.
The National Gallery of Denmark acquires ‘After the Storm’ by Caspar David Friedrich
Петък, 16 Декември 2016г. 09:17ч.
The artist holds a special position within Romantic art and is considered the most important German painter of the first half of the 19th century.
COPENHAGEN. The National Gallery of Denmark (Statens Museum for Kunst - SMK) has received a spectacular gift: a painting by one of the most important landscape artists ever to come out of Germany, Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840). The acquisition is nothing short of marvellous, says SMK director Mikkel Bogh, and in fact the painting came into the museum’s hands through something of a coincidence.
The 89th Academy Awards: Nine Foreign Language Films Advance in Oscar® Rac
Петък, 16 Декември 2016г. 08:58ч.
- 60th anniversary of the Foreign Language Film Category. - Nominations for the 89th Oscars® will be announced on Tuesday, January 24, 2017.
LOS ANGELES. Nine features will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category for the 89th Academy Awards®, reportsoscars.org. Eighty-five films had originally been considered in the category.