2007 Nr.2 (53)
|The art of transition. The Walkyrie |
So civilized, even back then. A magnet for the European aristocracy soon after its opening in 1844, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich exuded refinement, luxury and discretion. Nestled in its private park, with a majestic view of Lake Zurich and the Swiss Alps, the hotel was a refuge for potentates and the otherwise mighty who wished to shield themselves from the brusque realities of the world of mere mortals.
|Normuns Brasliņš. All one single line |
Neither the ideal, nor the positive image belongs to the discourse of contemporary art. Nevertheless, alongside the mainstream, there are trends in art that compellingly advocate classical-eternal ideals and values.
|Simultaneous play or the miracle of Alvis Hermanis |
There's no explanation for the miracle of Alvis Hermanis in the history of Latvian theatre.