Isaac Julien@ Victoria Miro- “seven screen work”

“Well known filmmaker and installation artist, Isaac Julien came to prominence in the film world with his 1989 drama-documentary Looking for Langston. By incorporating themes of sexuality and race, Julien’s work expands conventional strategies of narrative and beauty to explore stereotypical cinematic portrayals of gay and black subjects“( On my wish list for January ..I am looking forward […]

Christmas Fairs, Markets and Carols in Hertfordshire December 2013

WHAT’S ON – Christmas Fairs, Markets and Carols in Hertfordshire – November December 2013 / Herts What’s On / Herts / LOCATIONS / Home – Families Magazine Online. Details of Christmas Markets in Hertfordshire…also I hear there is a ‘German‘ style Christmas Market in Hitchin …details to follow when I find out more! praesentia’s chalet […]

Facing Enlightenment: a musical conversation with the past

Originally posted on British Museum blog:
Peter Sheppard Skӕrved, violinist On Friday 13th December between 18.30 and 20.00, I am performing in a concert in the Enlightenment Gallery, setting up a musical conversation between past and present, one that is reflective of the ideas of renewal and rediscovery summed up in the word ‘Enlightenment’. Music…