The Gothenburg Opera presented an original dance performance called Skid at the Chaillot theatre. Despite a cold winter evening and a gigantic hall, it was fully booked.
This artistically unique exhibition at Quai Branly in Paris is called: ”Parting the air”.
That’s the title of Khadija el-Salami’s Yemeni film. The movie was shown in Paris this winter and got a prize at the Malmö Arabic film festival. I met her in Paris, which has become her home since she left Yemen a number of years ago, saw her film and interviewed her.
This historical city is suffering under its success. Mass-tourism as well as rising waters are taking their poll. Will Venice survive and how?
Jenny Nyström’s children illustrations are an integral part of the Swedish children books’ ideal. She’s famous worldwide even if foreigners aren’t familiar with her name. In Stockholm there is currently an interesting exhibition that shows the great woman that she was.