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Jonathan Waxman Changes Name of Upcoming Ghirardelli Square Spot to Waxman's

Hey, remember that time Jonathan Waxman named his Ghirardelli Square restaurant Brezza Emporio and Pizzeria? Well, he's changed his mind, renaming it "Waxman's." No time to spare, either, since the restaurant is slated to open its doors during the month of March.<p>Apparently Waxman and his partner …

10 Morning Practices to Create a Positive, Purposeful Day

I used to consider myself a night owl. In college, I would schedule midday classes whenever possible so I could stay up late without forfeiting sleep. Later, as a mom with three children under the age of five, the wee hours of the night often brought quiet space to write or work on my coaching …

3,900 Pages of Paul Klee’s Personal Notebooks Are Now Online, Presenting His Bauhaus Teachings (1921-1931)

Paul Klee led an artistic life that spanned the 19th and 20th centuries, but he kept his aesthetic sensibility tuned to the future. Because of that, …

原创 | 吴蛮:中国传统音乐在世界音乐市场中的角色

中国传统音乐在世界音乐市场中的地位微弱,我们在海外推广中国传统音乐任重道远。<p>艺术无需特意迎合市场,但艺术家要将艺术精品提供给市场。音乐家的责任应该是领引和培养观众,创造出风格各异的艺术作品来丰富音乐市场。<p>中国音乐丰富至极,希望不久的将来,在世界音乐的市场中能够听到更多蕴含中国精神、中国特色的高质量音乐。<p>每年10月举行的世界音乐博览会(WOMEX,World Music Expo)[1]都是一场世界级的音乐盛会。作为主流“世界音乐”产业的重要活动之一,这一盛会每年的主题也各不相同。在此期间,不仅来自全世界的各种传统音乐、民间音乐种类竞相登场,而且爵士、流行、跨界等艺人和团体齐聚一堂,主要的文化经 …

Creative inspiration

About seven years ago, the composer Clint Needham was browsing at a bookstore in Bloomington, Ind., when he ran across a copy of Walt Whitman's …

Selling Books to Madonna

They’re all gone now, but when I moved to New York, in 1991, the city seemed to be nothing but bookstores. I’m sure there are others for whom the city was nothing but banks or museums or night clubs or restaurants, but for me all of those were secondary to the bookstores. I spent my first few days …

I Heart My City: Luke’s Macau

Michigander <b>Luke Lienau’s</b> relationship with <b>Macau</b> began in 2002 with a visit to see his girlfriend, a native of the Chinese Special Administrative Region. In the course of traveling back and forth for nearly a decade, he became fascinated with the city and its changes. When Luke finally decided to …

Stylishly Striking Portraits From 1980s Italian Goth Clubs

When you think of the Mediterranean, you tend to think of olive groves and sunny beaches, but for whatever reason, various South European countries …

Unsuk Chin: Piano Concerto; Cello Concerto; Šu review – reimagining the concerto form

Kim/Gerhardt/Wu Wei/Seoul PO/Chung (Deutsche Grammophon)<p>It was a concerto, her 2001 work for violin, that won Unsuk Chin the high-profile Grawemeyer award for music three years later. The three works here – the Piano Concerto composed in 1997, the other two in 2009, though the Cello Concerto was …

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You’re an Artist, Not an Entrepreneur

On October 2, 2012, the MacArthur Foundation named Claire Chase, CEO and artistic director of the International Contemporary Ensemble, a MacArthur …

Entrepreneurship

Dr. Sun Yat-sen Triumphs in American Premiere

Lightning struck the arid skies of New Mexico at the exact downbeat of <i>Dr. Sun Yat-sen,</i> a new opera by composer Huang Ruo and librettist Candace …

Hong Kong

That's a very pricey brew! Billionaire who paid £21m for 500-year-old Qing dynasty 'chicken' cup puts it to good use - by sipping tea from it at the auction house

• Liu Yiqian bought antique porcelain drinking cup at auction for £21million<br>• Ming Dynasty 'chicken' cups considered 'holy grail' of Chinese porcelain …

China

The Running Novelist

Learning how to go the distance.<p>A long time has passed since I started running on an everyday basis. Specifically, it was the fall of 1982. I was thirty-three then.<p>Not long before that, I was the owner of a small jazz club in Tokyo, near Sendagaya Station. Soon after leaving college—I’d been so …

所见所闻

第六届香港巴塞尔艺博会活动周<p>2018.04.15<p>“你能让它消失吗?”<br>“不可能!它正在画廊中展出啊。”<p>前记者蔡绮莲正在和一位朋友聊天。朋友刚在沃尔夫冈·提尔曼斯(Wolfgang Tillmans)的照片里看到了她。画面中的她正站在肉铺前举着麦克风做报道(《香港电视记者》,1993)。照片是卓纳画廊在 …