19. Portland. Art/politics/identity.


AtrataFrancis PicabiaOil and pencil on wood1929

Pina Bausch, Tanzteather Wuppertal, 1973.
"It began with controversy; in 1973 Pina Bausch was appointed director of dance for the Wuppertal theatres and the form she developed in those early years, a mixture of dance and theatre, was wholly unfamiliar. In her performances the players did not merely dance; they spoke, sang - and sometimes they cried or laughed too. But this strange new work succeeded in establishing itself. […] Dance theatre evolved into a unique genre, inspiring choreographers throughout the world and influencing theatre and classical ballet too.” +

Activists protesting against the German company Thyssen Krupp, which supplied Israel submarines.

نشطاء ألمان يحتجون أمام شركة توسين كروب التي زودت اسرائيل بالغواصات.

Representative of Spain to the European Parliament, Teresa Rodriguez-Rubio Vasquez (Confederal Group of the European United Left - PODEMOS) wears a t-shirt reading “Freedom for Palestine” in solidarity with Gaza