Day: March 11, 2021

Culture

Culture will extract a 2,600-year-old Phoenician ship from the waters of Murcia | Culture

Image taken in 2008 of the Phoenician boat of Mazarrón. JA MOYA (NATIONAL UNDERWATER ARCHEOLOGY MUSEUM) The Mazarrón II it will finally come back to the surface. The Phoenician ship that approximately 2,600 years ago sank in the waters of the Region of Murcia with a cargo of lithargic lead, an silver residue from which […]

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Joan Miró, a beacon of modernity in the Republic | Culture

Two people look at the work “Untitled”, a large drawing made by Joan Miró in 1933, next to a ‘collage’ from 1934 and, in the background, the map with the five exhibitions that the painter held with ADLAN in Barcelona, ​​in the exhibition that can be seen at the Miró Foundation until July.Enric Fontcuberta / […]

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Christie’s sells its first digital work for more than 57 million euros | Culture

‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’, Beeple’s ‘collage’ of 5,000 images.THE COUNTRY The auction house Christie’s has sold for more than 69 million dollars (more than 57 million euros) a unique non-expendable item (NFT, in its acronym in English), that is, a digital piece made from codes that make it unique. The work is Everydays: The […]

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After the Odéon, the theater occupation movement spread throughout France

The Odéon will remain busy. And you are no longer alone. A week after a group of artists and other workers from the union settled in the emblematic Paris theater, the nerve center of the May 1968 revolution, the movement to occupy theaters to demand more aid to the sector due to the pandemic it […]

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Virtual meeting with India Martínez | Culture

The Meetings EL PAÍS continue in virtual format to bring our readers the best of journalism and culture. The protagonist of the next meeting will be the singer India Martinez, who will talk to our readers about his future projects, which will see the light soon. If you want to chat with her in a […]

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‘Minari’: Hollywood Speaks in Korean

In February 2018, Lee Isaac Chung (Denver, United States, 42 years old) found himself at a vital crossroads: his film career was stuck, after a great start with Munyurangabo (2007), shot in Rwanda, premiered at Cannes and received very positive reviews. But neither Lucky Life (2010) ni Abigail Harm (2012) had had a great impact. […]

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Fitzroy’s four | Culture

Jordi Galcerán, at the Cofidis theater in Madrid at the beginning of March 2020.Claudio Alvarez / EL PAIS At each reunion, Jordi Galcerán leaves me a memorable phrase. Or one that encapsulates a situation. Last year, for example: “The new play? I’m putting the finishing touches on it. It is the story of four girls […]

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Astor Piazzolla: The “tango killer” is finally an Argentine hero | Culture

Astor Piazzolla in Mexico, in 1983.THE COUNTRY They say that the great Argentine musician of the 20th century had a bad character. “No, he was a very sweet, tender, very shy man,” says Laura Escalada, his widow. “It happens that we all have a rough character if they hit us.” And Astor Piazzola got hit […]

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The Toro de Lidia Foundation creates the Juan Belmonte Institute to fight animalism | Culture

The Toro de Lidias Foundation (FTL) is convinced that the objective of animalism is the destruction of our culture, and, in the words of its president, Victorino Martín, “one of the dilemmas of this beginning of the century is this urban philosophy that equal people and animals and annihilate life as we understand it ”. […]

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Julian Schnabel, author of the poster for the 2021 bullfighting season at La Maestranza | Culture

The motto ‘Bulls in Seville 2021’ in a dark blue line and cascading, from top to bottom, on a background in which the head and pythons of a bull and that of a bullfighter can be seen with the cap drawn in the same color, but in different tones, they make up the poster that […]

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