Museum Island in Berlin

Museum Island in Berlin

Berlin, that cosmopolitan city, the “in” place for young Europeans thanks to it’s chilled out night life and modern outlook. This city not only offers some cracking nights out and a cultural variety revealed by the thousands of visitors that come every year and the ethnic melting pot that the German capital is, no, Berlin has an impressive range of museums to suit all tastes, making it very attractive on a cultural and intellectual level. So that you don’t get lost amongst the confusion of all these museums, here is a little guide of the museums in Berlin to help you on your way. more ...

ARTOUR-O, unusual art tour to be celebrated this spring in Florence

ARTOUR-O, unusual art tour to be celebrated this spring in Florence

From the 10th to the 13th of March this year visitors to Florence will be able to participate in ARTOUR-O, an unusual art tour in Florence featuring conventions and exhibitions that highlight the relationship between territory and contemporary art, endorsing Italy’s artistic production. Through this event, participants will also get the opportunity to discover this charming Italian city and discover some of its many beautiful landmarks and monuments. more ...

Flamenco Festival in London with Estrella Morente, Tomatito, Miguel Poveda....

Flamenco Festival in London with Estrella Morente, Tomatito, Miguel Poveda....

Flamenco now appears to be a universal art, and wherever it goes it seems to triumph which may have something to do with the genuine passion of the dancers and singers, as well as due to the beautiful rhythm and movements associated with this Andalusian art. Whatever it owes its success to, its fame and universality is becoming increasingly clearer with events such as the London Flamenco Festival taking place between the 8 and the 19th of February which will be giving Londoners the opportunity to experience a few days of passion and feel flamenco at the hands of some of the greatest Spanish flamenco artists there are. more ...

“Build the Revolution. Art and Architecture in Russia- 1915-1935” in the CaixaForum, Barcelona

“Build the Revolution. Art and Architecture in Russia- 1915-1935” in the CaixaForum, Barcelona

Avant-garde Russian architecture and art are unknown to us, due to the indifference that that Russians have had to their dominating architectural style over the years, amongst other reasons. However, it’s not for this reason that Russian architecture deserves a deeper look and one that demonstrates its worth on all levels. more ...

Contemporary Art Show, JustMad2 2011 in Madrid

Contemporary Art Show, JustMad2 2011 in Madrid

The 2nd edition of the contemporary art fair JustMad2 which is dedicated exclusively to emerging artists will be running alongside the ARCOMadrid show. This event, which will be taking place from the 17th to the 20th of February is a great opportunity for young artists to showcase their work and give more visibility to dynamic and innovative international galleries. more ...

Unusual Jasper Johns pop-art  exhibition in the IVAM,  Valencia

Unusual Jasper Johns pop-art exhibition in the IVAM, Valencia

Jasper Johns is one of the most recognised contemporary artists in the world. His use of familiar icons such as American flags, maps, targets, letters and numbers was influenced by his unique “Take an object” perspective which came to have a powerful influence on subsequent sculptures and paintings. Together with Rauschenberg, this American artist is considered to be one of the forerunners of American pop-art, and is also famous for his paintings, sculptures, drawings and stage sets for choreographer Merce Cunningham. more ...

Music Festival in Berlin, the MaerzMusik

Music Festival in Berlin, the MaerzMusik

Fans of classical music will now be able to enjoy 10 whole days of non-stop music thanks to MaerzMusik in Berlin, that is none other than a music festival taking place from the 18th to the 27th of March. Spectators will get the opportunity to listen to compositions from contemporary artists, including German and international musicians. more ...

Shark exhibition in the Barcelona Maritime Museum

Shark exhibition in the Barcelona Maritime Museum

As of this week and up until the 15th of March you will have the opportunity to go to the “In favour of sharks, a sea of hope” exhibition hosted by the Barcelona Maritime Museum during which those who were traumatised by these animals thanks to the legendary film “Jaws” by Steven Spielberg, can finally make their peace. more ...

London International Mime Festival to be taking place this January 2011

London International Mime Festival to be taking place this January 2011

London is just the place to be as even though Christmas is barely over there are lots of things lined up for 2011 and an abundance of activities on the agenda for the entertainment of visitors and locals alike. For one thing Cirque du Soleil has come to the city, the Chinese New Year celebrations are soon to be taking place, and all this is on the cards in addition to theatre productions and some crazy nights out. However, if you would like to try something different and really fun then we would like to recommend the London International Mime Festival comprising cutting edge circus- theatre, adult puppetry and animation, and physical and object Theatre taking place in London from the 15th to the 30th of January 2011. more ...

New York Winter Antiques Show 2011

New York Winter Antiques Show 2011

Those of you visiting New York this January are in luck because as can be expected this fabulous American city has a jam-packed full agenda of exciting things to do. In the city that sleeps everything is the biggest and the best, and the activities on offer the most varied the reason for which this city is such a popular tourist destination for visitors coming from all over the world. One of the events lined up for this January is the New York Winter Antiques Show to slowly ease everyone into the new year and taking place from the 21st the 30th of January. more ...

Cirque du Soleil ‘Totem’ tour coming to London in January 2011

Cirque du Soleil ‘Totem’ tour coming to London in January 2011

If you’re lucky enough to be in London this January then you should be very excited as Cirque du Soleil, comprising a dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment has arrived in the British capital with their Totem tour, and the show will be opening on the 5th of January until the 17th of February 2011. In honour of this special occasion the Royal Albert Hall in London has once again been transformed into a sumptuous big top for the entertainment of locals and visitors alike. more ...

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