Tag Archives: William Kentridge

Liz at Lancaster’s in-house notice board

Insider knowledge on Joburg Art Exhibitions Guests love our noticeboard with all its local information.  Liz’s current Pick of the Week mentions two art exhibitions.  Brett Murray has a large sculpture exhibition showing at Circa/Everard Read on Keyes Art Mile.  At Goodman Gallery, the entire gallery has been turned into a surreal night time beach […]

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Every winner has a loser : William Kentridge’s ‘Triumphs and Laments’ on the banks of the Tiber in Rome

William Kentridge’s ‘Triumphs and Laments’ on the banks of the Tiber in Rome What’s not to get passionate about?  – a chance to visit Rome to meet up with a long -time friend and ex-Wits colleague Michael and various of his family. But just as exciting as the idea of spending time in Rome, is […]

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Kentridge ‘festival’

Kentridge: Three Exhibitions/Three Venues The pick of the month has to be the Kentridge festival coming up with exhibitions of his work opening in three Johannesburg venues in November. Tomorrow, 9th November, Refusal of Time opens at Johannesburg Art Gallery and runs until 1st February. On 15th November  Drawings: East Rand Proprietary Mines Cash Book […]

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At last ‘our’ Horse returns home …

War Horse comes to Joburg When I was out of town in April of this year and missed the Live HD screening  at Cinema Nouveau of London National Theatre’s production of War Horse, I was deeply disappointed. So I am like a kid in the proverbial candy store knowing that I will soon add to […]

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Kentridge production of Shostakovich’s opera The Nose at the NY Met

The Nose HD Live screening at Cinema Nouveau Rosebank There are 3  performances left of this dazzlingly whacky absurdist opera by Shostakovich, brilliantly produced by William Kentridge.  This is a live screening of the opera (in the Met’s HD series) which has returned to the New York Met after premiering in 2010. Based on the […]

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