People in the know recognize the ongoing sibling connection—and sometimes rivalry—between art and film, as being one creative ‘scene’ and ‘movement’ that inspires the other.
From Nutcrackers , 2011 Today, Dallas Contemporary opens MADE IN TEXAS , an interactive, performative, food installation by artist Jennifer Rubell as part of the DC’s LEGENDARY benefit.
THE RENEGADE ARTIST HAS STIRRED CONTROVERSY THROUGHOUT HIS CAREER, USUALLY BY GIVING THE MIDDLE FINGER TO THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT Photography Victoria Tang Text Chin-Chin Yap In a fit of pique, Ai Qing, the celebrated Chinese poet, once complained that his young son Ai Weiwei resembled Cao Cao, a legendary warlord of the Han dynasty both revered as a brilliant strategist and feared as a Machiavellian politician.
Through April 30th, artist Isaac Julien has a show running at the Metro Pictures Gallery in Chelsea.
Cameroonese soccer player Samuel Eto’o organised a charity gala evening for his private foundation ( www.fundacionsamueletoo.org ) on March 19th at the Visionnaire club in Milan, in order to raise funds for the Laquintinie Pediatric Hospital in Cameroon.
For the second year Audemars Piguet Italy sponsors one of the most important Italian Polo gatherings, the Audi Polo Gold Cup with its team Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, headed by Francesco Mitrano, with Eva Brühl, Ignacio Tillous and Eduardo Menendez. The first of three events of the season took place in Cortina d’Ampezzo and was one of the most exciting and fascinating event.