Hauser & Wirth Announces Portable Art Project, 4/20
In the years since Bourgeois designed these first contributions, the Portable Art Project has evolved to include John Baldessari, Phyllida Barlow, Stefan Brüggemann, Subodh Gupta, Mary Heilmann, Andy Hope 1930, Cristina Iglesias, Matthew Day Jackson ...
How Buñuel's The Exterminating Angel became opera's most surreal soiree
The Exterminating Angel may not be as widely acclaimed as it once was – and neither, perhaps, is Buñuel himself. His once fashionable late work – the French films of the 60s and 70s, including Belle de Jour and The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie ...
ON FILM: Lifetime of films: Critic's hindsight
I've seen a variation of this game on social media -- pick your favorite movie from every year of your life.
At Metrograph, Buñuel Assails the Church, the Bourgeoisie, and Propriety Itself
In The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972), which won an Oscar for best foreign film, we find the director in far more cutting form, with his depiction of a few well-heeled socialites and their constantly undermined attempts to dine and drink. The ...