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Tag Archives: Sergei Diaghilev

VERA NEMTCHINOVA, DANSEUSE—AND TEACHER

I RECENTLY came upon a marvelous characterization of “teacher.” My discovery evolved while I was learning about Madame Vera Nemtchinova. She was a prima ballerina and a part of the … Continue reading

January 12, 2016 · 2 Comments

PICASSO’S THEATER

WONDERFUL ART comes about when famous artists are cajoled into theater costume and set design. I’ve offered examples of this, with Pablo Picasso’s contribution to Le Tricorne, Fernand Leger’s work … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · Leave a comment