Arquivo mensal: setembro 2013

The epics slapstick movies!

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Do you like the slapstick movies? In the past it was a popular gender which got strength in Italy, during the 20th Century. The epics pitfalls of the banana peel, pie fights, brawls and chase scenes have made part of the funny days in family.

The exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg shows works by contemporary artists in the context of silent slapstick movies from the early history of cinema, tracing in the process the characteristics of slapstick in the art of the present day. Objects, installations, photographs and films by such artists as John Bock, Rodney Graham, Wilfredo Prieto, Timm Ulrichs, Fischli/Weiss, Bruce Nauman and Francis Alÿs!

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The art changes with the country

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The ART Gallery NSW, located in Sydney, Australia, presents until October 7th the exhibition “Sydney moderns, art for a new world”, with over 180 works by Australian’s most iconic artists. Showing the transformation which the city passed during the 1920s and 1930s, time when the population had grown and all the structure had changed, the artists present in their works all the influences this events caused in art.

The artistic moves followed new paths while Sydney was building its new history. The innovative ways of using colours, light and abstraction in their interpretation could be seen in each detail. Visit the exhibition to understand how the environmental changes the art work!

ART Gallery NSW
Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au

FEAM promotes different courses

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The Spanish Federation of Friends of Museums (FEAM) promotes many courses about management of non-profitable cultural entities. It is directed to friend’s associations, students, managers of entities and museums and many others professionals who want to develop a cultural career.

Furthermore, FEAM even organize technical activities for the people who would like to improve knowledge about work conservation, cultural heritage and many other issues. Access their website to know more information about the courses!