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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN DOCUMENTARY

Quicksilver inspiration, preternatural artistry, and laser-focused drive against a backdrop of allies (Philip Treacy), loyal assistants (Sebastian Pons), ambivalent observers (Detmar Blow), and demons within (depression, drugs) and without (the fashion calendar)—the rapid rise and demise of Alexander McQueen is told in trenchant documentary form by Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui, co-directors of MCQUEEN. . […]

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"PARIS LA is born of shared perspectives. It’s a project, like a love story, that comes from the feeling of being in one place, thinking about another. A place between two cities, between scenes, between people, that exists only in the space of our imagination. In Paris, dreaming of the Pacific. Speaking French in LA. And it’s as true as a clear blue sky above us."—Dorothée Perret, Founder Editor (Paris, November 9, 2008)

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PINA BAUSCH’S NEFÉS

This week in Paris, Tanztheater Wuppertal will perform Pina Bausch’s NEFÉS. “During her travels, Bausch loved nothing better than to immerse herself totally using all her senses in the towns where she stayed. The interplay of light and shade on the Bosphorus, the colors and scents of the flamboyant metropolis of Istanbul, at the crossroads of […]

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DRIES

“ ‘Fashion’ is such an empty word.” — Dries Van Noten As is stated by curator Geert Bruloot at the onset of DRIES—the Dries Van Noten documentary directed by Reiner Holzemer—this original member of the Antwerp Six remains an “artisanal designer,” bringing emotion and passion to a field overrun with indistinct “product.” Van Noten is always […]

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LIZ CRAFT’S LIFE IN THE SUNSHINE

The new artist’s book …MY LIFE IN THE SUNSHINE—LIZ CRAFT 2006–2017 is a stream-of-consciousness visual diary of Craft’s life and practice, featuring family and friends in California, Berlin, Washington State, Oslo, New York and beyond. The 185 pages of color photographs include contributions by Craft’s partner Pentti Monkkonen, as well as Lena Henke, Paul-Aymar Mourgued’Algue, […]

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THE DANCES OF ED MOCK

“Ed Mock is the missing choreographic link between Alvin Ailey, Anna Halprin, and Bill T. Jones. He is my direct predecessor, creatively. We—artists, black queers, Bay Area dancers, gay men—have to extract our collective past and create the historical record.”* — Brontez Purnell Dirty Looks On Location premieres the debut feature film by artist, choreographer, punk […]