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It’s what the composer intended: Part II in a series on composer-performer dialogues

by Zach Sheets Music is translated, apparently, only when a specific need arises and we are compelled to go from the actual musical experience to its verbal description, from the … Continue reading

September 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

One Damn Thing After Another

Christopher A. Gellert This is the beginning. You know this because I have just begun the essay. A little later it will be the middle, say halfway through or so. … Continue reading

April 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Portraits of the Modern Soul (1)

By Susie Kim “For a couple of krone one can have oneself photographed from every angle. The apparatus is a mechanical Know-Thyself.” “You mean to say, the Mistake-Thyself,” said Kafka, … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · 3 Comments

Art and Theatre: A Hybrid Archipelago

By Paloma Blanchet-Hidalgo, contributing writer Literary and art critic based in Paris, France, Paloma writes for several publications, including the literary supplement of Le Monde. At the junction of performance and … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bill Viola at the Grand Palais

By Shijung Kim          This spring started off busy for the art-world in Paris: the Musée d’Orsay unveiled its ambitious Van Gogh and Artaud exhibition; the Art … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 2 Comments

Artifício; The Other as Mallarmé’s Flower

By Shijung Kim, editor About a month ago, I went to see an exhibition called Photographes: América Latina 1960-2013 at the Parisian contemporary art center, Fondation Cartier. It showcased mostly … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · 2 Comments