Thursday, March 30, 2017

Opening Film Screening of “Frantz” in New York

March 15, 2017 by  
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Written and directed by Francois Ozon, the multi-award-winning film “Frantz” debuts at the Lincoln Center Cinema on March 15. This haunting tale of love and reconciliation begins in a small town in Germany in the immediate aftermath of World War I when a young woman mourning the death of her fiancé encounters a mysterious Frenchman […]

CA: GETTY RESEARCH INSTITUTE PRESENTS WORLD WAR I: WAR OF IMAGES, IMAGES OF WAR

November 10, 2014 by  
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LOS ANGELES – World War I was both a war of unprecedented mechanized slaughter and a conflict over the cultural dominance and direction of Europe. It was also the first war to be fought and represented by modern artists. On view at the Getty Research Institute (GRI) at the Getty Center from November 18, 2014 […]

100 years ago: Commemorating the start of World War I

July 3, 2014 by  
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Days after the heir presumptive to the Austro-Hungarian throne, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were shot dead in Sarajevo, Serbia, on June 28, 1914. On July 28, 2014, Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia which led to Russia, a Serbian ally, to announce mobilization of […]