EVENTO – Waterlines incontra Rothko in Lampedusa

Una tavola rotonda a più voci per una riflessione sul tema della “fuga", motivo conduttore sia delle residenze di Waterlines nel 2019 che della mostra “Rothko in Lampedusa" (a Palazzo Querini fino al 24 novembre).  I diversi contributi intendono metterne in luce vari aspetti nel corso dei tempi e nell'intreccio fra vita e arte.   … Leggi tutto EVENTO – Waterlines incontra Rothko in Lampedusa

Guadalupe Nettel: biography

Scorri per la versione italiana Guadalupe Nettel, born in Mexico City in 1973, grew up between Mexico and France. She is the author of the novels El huésped (2006), The Body Where I was Born (Seven Stories Press, 2015), and After the Winter (Coffee House Press, 2018), for which she was awarded the Herralde Novel … Leggi tutto Guadalupe Nettel: biography

The dystopic Venice of Albert Ostermaier

Scorri per la versione italiana A dystopic world where Venice is the last safe place in Italy and a referendum to decide whether to blow up the Ponte della Libertà and to stop the current of refugees coming to Venice from across the country. This is the initial setting of the play directed by the … Leggi tutto The dystopic Venice of Albert Ostermaier

Albert Ostermaier: A pound of flesh – Venice – the invisible

Scorri per la versione italiana This is a theatre project searching for the invisible and aiming at making the tracks and stories of refugees in Venetian history tangible. Venice is the city of change, of transformation and metamorphosis. It is the city of dreams and the dreamed-of city, one where all times are present at … Leggi tutto Albert Ostermaier: A pound of flesh – Venice – the invisible

Deepak Unnikrishnan on being a “cultural mercenary”

We interviewed Deepak Unnikrishan on his book, "Temporary People". The interview has been reworked in three parts, centred around themes: space, writing, and cultural mercenariness. Temporariness is a state, but for me it's also reflexive. In other words, by default I have to believe that I will not remain in a place for long. And … Leggi tutto Deepak Unnikrishnan on being a “cultural mercenary”