Shirley Bruno: A Reeling tribute to Haitian culture
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Shirley Bruno: A Reeling tribute to Haitian culture

American-Haitian film-maker Shirley Bruno is part of a new multicultural generation of artists who can help change perspectives on Haiti.  With six short-films to her credit so far, her modern work contributes to the artistic revival of the Haitian culture while also asserting a strong and independent artistic voice.                  … Continue reading

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Sama Abdulhadi: “I have a track inspired from the Gaza War”

Growing up in an unpeaceful atmosphere doesn’t prevent talent from  blooming , it creates a distinguished inspiration. When searching for Palestinian techno music, Sama Abdulhadi’s name comes first. Being a female Arab artist from an under war country is what gives its  specificity to her career.    Sama or “Skywalker”is a well known Dj in Ramallah. Everybody knows … Continue reading

Ex Anima, Bartabas lâche les chevaux
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Ex Anima, Bartabas lâche les chevaux

Vendredi soir, 19:30, rendez vous au Fort d’Aubervilliers, fief du théâtre équestre Zingaro depuis 1989. Les portes s’ouvrent sur la dernière – peut-être ultime – création de l’artiste français. Comme un rituel, le public se retrouve, se découvre sous le chapiteau du restaurant. Année après année, le décor s’enrichit, se construit sur les souvenirs des … Continue reading

Green Architecture: Catherine Kirk, a Gardener in the Concrete Jungle
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Green Architecture: Catherine Kirk, a Gardener in the Concrete Jungle

Climate change conferences and environmental issues are at the heart of our preoccupations. Sustainable buildings and green labels are the architect’s contribution to the green revolution. As a young professional, Catherine Kirk brought her engineering skills -acquired in England- and added it to the French artistic and creative touch to serve Nature through the development of … Continue reading

Jeff Koons x Snapchat: A preview of the art of the future?
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Jeff Koons x Snapchat: A preview of the art of the future?

Art is at a new turning point: new technologies mix with the art forms of yesterday. Indeed new technologies have introduced massive changes in the perception of art.  Many apps have been created on smartphones, such as the popular mobile game Pokemon Go and the famous videos/photos app Snapchat for instance. These two applications both … Continue reading

From Graham to Maggie Boogaart
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From Graham to Maggie Boogaart

Knowing, understanding, and mastering your body’s movements will liberate your creative potential. These are the fundamental principles of contemporary-dance groundbreaker Martha Graham. At the Paris Marais Dance School, Maggie Boogaart, one of the few certified teachers in the Martha Graham Technique, preaches and practices all of them.  A tall and thin woman with a sophisticated … Continue reading

The Walking Dead, la série qui titube entre la vie et la mort
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The Walking Dead, la série qui titube entre la vie et la mort

Huit saisons ce n’est pas si long pour une série télévisée. Huit saisons de « Aaaargh » dans l’attente de la mort inattendue d’un personnage important, ça fait longuet. Tiré de la grandiose bande dessinée éponyme (2003) créé par Robert Kirkman, et adaptée à l’écran (2010) par ce dernier en collaboration avec le producteur/réalisateur américain Frank Darabont, … Continue reading