The Group’s Monthly Letter – June 2011

by Geoff Hall on June 30, 2011

Mentoring Support for those involved in word, image or performance art Dear Arts Mentoring Group,It has been an eventful month, with meetings, a birthday, a trip to Neustadt in Germany, being asked to participate in the Bristol Literature Festival and the ‘Narrative (…)

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Sinnvoll: An Artwork by Udo Mathee

by Geoff Hall on June 29, 2011

Hi Mentoring Group,Please check out this lovely article at the ArtWay.eu website by our friend Johannes Manz of the Aspekt Galerie, entitled ‘A New Form of Speech’, the English version/translation of  ‘Eine neue Form der Sprache‘ – a visual meditation on (…)

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‘Senna’ a film by Asif Kapadia. 2010. UK/France/USA 1hr 46mins.

by Geoff Hall on June 23, 2011

‘Senna’ is a 2011 Sundance Winner. A Working Title Film.I was coming out of the cinema in Bristol and someone behind said to his girlfriend, “Well, that was a sombre film!” However, I couldn’t disagree more. Yes, it does end with Senna’s death, but (…)

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Geoff’s visit to Neustadt an der Weinstrasse

by Geoff Hall on June 14, 2011

Hi Mentoring Group, Click on the title link to go to the Arts Mentoring Group Facebook page to see some video clips and photos of my visit to the Aspekt Galerie and the beautiful people who are Johannes and Birgit Manz. Thank (…)

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Geoff is flying to Germany

by Geoff Hall on June 10, 2011

Hi,Just to let you know that I’ll be in Germany over the weekend and checking out this great gallery in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse. Click on the title to take you to the website.Aspekt Galerie is managed by Johannes and Birgit Manz (…)

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Jan Gossaert’s Renaissance – spirituality and synthesis

by Geoff Hall on June 7, 2011

We noted in the first part of this look at the work of Jan Gossaert that Renaissance spirituality was a synthetic fusion of Paganism, Classicism and Christianity.I alluded to Gossaert’s ‘Man with a Rosary’, 1525-30 and not simply gazing at the (…)

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The Wilderness and the Desert of the Real at the Apple iBook Store

by Geoff Hall on June 2, 2011

Hi Everyone, We are pleased to announce that ‘The Wilderness and the Desert of the Real’ is now available at the Apple iBook Store. PLEASE CLICK ON THE TITLE LINK FOR DETAILS. We are working hard on The Cultural Way of Being, (…)

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