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The $36m Art Fight

The $36million Art Fight

Last night’s Impressionist/ Modern Sale at Sotheby’s has proven to all those who had forecast a stalemate in the art market wrong. Christie’s Tuesday auction and its deemed failure allowed for a  moment’s sarcastic grin, but yesterday’s events showed that…

Strictly Bourne Dancing

Strictly Bourne Dancing

If you are one of those who upon hearing the word ‘ballet’ immediately think of tutus, painful pointe shoes and your mother dragging you to ballet class when you were 10, then I can do nothing but assume that you…

Manet at the Musée d’Orsay

“Déjeuner sur l’herbe” Manet, Paris, Musée d’Orsay Almost 30 years have gone by since the last memorable Manet retrospective. The Musée d’Orsay in Paris is now celebrating the French painter through his masterpieces, which are full of history and modernity.…

Fascinating Stanley Kubrick

Visionary. Perfectionist. Mysterious. There’s something fascinating about the way Stanley Kubrick’s films slowly unveil their stories through strong, striking images filled with meaning and enigma. This spring, the Cinémathèque Française is exploring Kubrick’s work and life with a series of…

Antonioni’s Blow-Up

Antonioni’s Blow-Up

“The first comprehensive study of this cinematic masterpiece – a fascinating analysis of the film’s central theme of photography, and an insightful account of the fashion and art scene of mid-1960s London in which the film is set.” You know…

Italian Style on the Silver Screen

Italian Style on the Silver Screen

Photo from Pasolini’s L’Accattone (1961), BFI We love film here at 160grams; we actually love it so much that it will be the theme for our next issue! Parts of our cinema issue will deal with costume design and fashion…