Well-known minimalist composer, as well as music critic and theorist Michael Nyman, will visit the Garage Center for Contemporary Culture on September 28. He will show excerpts to Moscow viewers from his new film Cine Opera, in which he acts not only as a composer, but also as a director, photographer and artist.
"Note. The life of Rudolf Barshai, which he told in the film by Oleg Dorman" M .: Astrel: Corpus, 2013. Oleg Dorman (although he is modest, not putting himself in the authors of the book; even if this story could have taken place without him participation, it would have looked completely different) there is a tremendous ability to squeeze out some especially piercing intonation from your heroes - when a person speaks distantly, almost unemotionally and suddenly in a few sentences gives a meaningful squeeze of his own life.
Dick Swaab “We are our brain. From the uterus to Alzheimer” St. Petersburg: Ivan Limbach Publishing House, 2013 The book of the Dutch professor, head of the Netherlands Brain Institute, is published in Russian more than on time. These studies of almost thirty years ago will be useful to us today to resolve a heated and not at all scientific dispute.
Dennis Lehane "The Day Will Come" M .: Foreigner, 2014 Many people know Dennis Lehane, but there are few who have opened his books. At the same time, who didn’t hear about The Island of the Damned, The Mysterious River and Goodbye Baby, Goodbye, films based on his novels. The author’s unexpected fault in this, too, is: he seems to write all his characters as roles, fitting them in advance to Hollywood stars - a casting is here for every phrase.
Richard Ford “Canada” M .: “Phantom Press”, 2013. First about fulfilled and unfulfilled promises: “Canada” is promised to us, already at the level of annotation, as a great novel, “a novel of big ideas”. And all this is true. Moreover, the reader may be comforted, the word "American" from the well-known combination of "great American novel" can be safely deleted here.
Evelyn Waugh "I feel deeply depressed and unhappy. From the diaries. 1911-1965" M .: "Text" The most surprising thing in these diaries is that in some magical way they have not been published so far. They came out in English back in the seventies, ten years after the death of Vaud, but they waited a long time for the Russian translation.
Neil Gaiman "The Ocean at the End of the Road" M .: AST, 2013 Certainly fans of Neil Gaiman, having already met his last story on all the best-seller lists of the year and already rejoiced at the promise of an early film adaptation with Tom Hanks, will be disappointed when they see the book itself - a thin one , there’s nothing to take on a tooth. For many years now, Gaiman has not pleased us with novels on the scale of “Sons of Anansi” and “American Gods,” but instead moved to the territory of children's books and seems to feel great there.
Kate Atkinson "Life after Life" M .: "ABC" Atkinson knows how to compose cruel detective stories that you can feel human scale, keep the action in suspense, not forgetting how a real cameraman, switch from hero to hero and delve into their thoughts and feelings like a manic surgeon.
Http://f14.yandex.ru/groups/ Joel Dicker "The Truth About the Harry Quebec Case" M .: Corpus "The Truth about the Harry Quebec Case" comes out in Russian right away in the status of a literary sensation: a little over a year has passed since as a novel by the unknown Swiss Joel Dicker was published in Europe, and the book has already received a lot of awards, has been translated into many languages, and its circulation is estimated in millions of copies.
Barbara Kingsolver “Lacuna” M .: Corpus Past the optional - but very good - “Lacunae” Barbara Kingsolver can offensively easily slip through. Perhaps the first thing to blame for this is the annotation, which certifies Kingsolver as the author of the book America. The Wonders of Healthy Food, and her novel as an investigation of the nature of creativity, the connection between art and politics and the mechanisms of mass insanity.
Eric Kleinenberg “Life Solo” M .: “Alpina non-fiction” A funny story: over the past couple of weeks several books have been published in Russian about how good it is to be alone. The greatest hype was caused by the Minsk sociologist Anna Shadrina, who in the book “Not Married: Sex, Love and Family Outside of Marriage” investigated how the institution of marriage in the post-Soviet space destroyed itself (she explained her position in an interview with Life around).
This week the Draftsmen’s Club restaurant, the third project opened by the Food and Wine company at Restaurateurs Dmitry Yampolsky and Mitya Borisov (Jean-Jacques, John Donne, Mayak, restaurant and bar Bontempi, "Apartment 44", cafe "Mart"). In addition to the classic function of the restaurant - to feed, the place has a second purpose - the “Draftsmen's Club” will become the residence of a real club that has existed for ten years, in which different people gather to draw together from nature.
Life around continues to publish sketches of its employees and friends, united in the LAM Sketching Club - they once a week go to some interesting place in Moscow and sketch scenes of city life that they like. This time the club went to the festival of new technologies, science and art Geek Picnic.
Life around continues to publish sketches of its employees and friends, united in the LAM Sketching Club - they once a week go to some interesting place in Moscow and sketch scenes of city life that they like. This time, the guys from the club celebrated Valentine's Day by drawing couples in love.
On December 17 and 18, 630 minutes of amateur short films will be shown at the Sergey Kuryokhin Center, the characters of which are parallel realities, Finnish cannibals and Count Dracula in the body of an English clerk. As a bonus, the organizers will present several Russian premieres, a concentrate from the best short films of Spain, Australia and Latin America from Future Shorts and the program of the international Kansk video festival, held in the small Siberian city of Kansk.
The first Blastfest festival took place three years ago at the Winery with the participation of Britpop stars of the nineties - Supergrass and Brett Anderson from Suede. This time, Anderson will lead the festival as part of the Suede themselves, reunited this year, and before that, two different stages will be performed by heroes of Russian and British indie music of the last two decades.
KLIK! KLIK! collects the best animated shorts from around the world, often cartoons from the Oscar short list appear in the selection. This year's program includes 16 films from Germany, Italy, France, Argentina and other countries. Animation KLIK! touches on a variety of topics: the picture "Clean Internet" - a parody of an attempt to introduce a system of blocking sites in Europe, "Lady and Death" - a short film about a grandmother waiting on her farm to die with her husband, "Ches" - about the friendship of a dog and fleas, French "bellies" - about how dangerous it is to eat snails daily.
Ostengruppe as an association arose in 2002, during the formation of the Russian advertising design. The main backbone has not changed since then - it's Igor Gurovich, Anna Naumova and Eric Belousov. Each of them is dedicated at the exhibition at the Moscow Museum of Contemporary Art to a separate room with a common business card of a creative association on a plasterboard wall in the center.
In the atrium of the "Multimedia Art Museum" two installations "Be softer" and "Stone Garden" made of artificial and natural stones appeared. The authors of both works are the MishMash art group, artists Misha Leikin and Masha Sumnina, who put soapy Venus in the toilet of Gorky Park this summer. MishMash’s new works are considered an allegory of human existence: any stone has its own past and curious life, which is estimated in millions of years.
This year, Creative Workshops for Any Age studios are arranging Christmas trees at Winery and the Flacon design factory in two age categories: from two to four years and from five to ten years. On the Christmas tree, the smallest are offered to solve the problems of the magic gnomes - for this, the kids need to go through the fragrant, artistic and color mazes, in each of which are hidden the keys to the gifts.
LIVING BEFORE Dawn: BARS AND CLUBS OF ST. PETERSBURG ON NEW YEAR'S NIGHT Life around learned that the bars and clubs in the city center were invented for the New Year's Eve, and compiled a map of holiday routes. Konyushennaya Square and surroundings 1. "Kopen" 2. MOD 3. "22.13" 4. Soholounge Banking Lane 5. Beznazvaniya 6.