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“(http://dailyserving.com/2009/01/isaac-julien/) 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…