The best of global art and cinema
The Marrakech International Film Festival
The 16th Marrakech International Film Festival
is taking place in the “red city:https://twitter.com/lpscinema/media. The festival is a major cultural event on the African continent.
This year the event pays tribute to Russian cinema and showcases interesting movies from around the world.
From Méliès to 3D the Cinema Machine at the Cinémathèque Française
The Lumières invented cinematography; a link in the chain of extraordinary inventors.
Cinémathèque Française pays tribute to those who capture and reproduce the rich and diverse world of images from bygone days to 3D.
L’origine della natura morta in Italia Galleria Borghese, Roma
The Galleria Borghese in Rome presents the work of the master of the Renaissance, Caravaggio. A small exhibition is currently open to the public inside the Villa Borghese – some forty works in all, dating from the late 1500s – titled ‘The origins of still life in Italy: ‘“Caravaggio and the Hartford Master.”’:http://www.italy24.ilsole24ore.com/art/arts-and-leisure/2016-11-22/roman-exhibition-solves-mystery-of-hartford-master-s-connection-to-caravaggio—110118.php?uuid=ADD0AezB
A fine art mystery.
Abstract Expressionism Royal Academy of Arts
Abstract Expressionism is billed as one of the major European exhibitions of the season. The show incorporates artists working in 1950s New York including Pollock, Rothko and de Kooning at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.