Rolex Arts Weekend, Venice 2013

November 2013

Protégés of the 2012-2013 Rolex Arts Initiative at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, during the Rolex Arts Weekend, 19-20 October. From left: Dina El Wedidi (music), Naomi Alderman (literature), Michał Borczuch (theatre), Eduardo Fukushima (dance), Yang Zhao (architecture), Sara Fgaier (film), Mateo López (visual arts).

Protégés of the 2012-2013 Rolex Arts Initiative at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, during the Rolex Arts Weekend, 19-20 October. From left: Dina El Wedidi (music), Naomi Alderman (literature), Michał Borczuch (theatre), Eduardo Fukushima (dance), Yang Zhao (architecture), Sara Fgaier (film), Mateo López (visual arts).

Film protégée Sara Fgaier has questions for singer and music mentor Gilberto Gil during her speed talk at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini. 

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Film protégée Sara Fgaier has questions for singer and music mentor Gilberto Gil during her speed talk at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini.

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The Fondazione Giorgio Cini's empty pool provided an atmospheric venue for architecture protégé Yang Zhao's installation.
 
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The Fondazione Giorgio Cini's empty pool provided an atmospheric venue for architecture protégé Yang Zhao's installation.

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Dance protégé Eduardo Fukushima performed his solo Crooked Man, in the Cenacolo Palladiano at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini. 

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Dance protégé Eduardo Fukushima performed his solo Crooked Man, in the Cenacolo Palladiano at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini.

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Protégée Sara Fgaier presented selected film clips to illustrate ways of editing film. 

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Protégée Sara Fgaier presented selected film clips to illustrate ways of editing film.

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Protégée Naomi Alderman (right) and literature mentor Margaret Atwood (centre) discuss the role of monsters in fiction in the library of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini with Sarah Crompton, arts editor-in-chief of The Daily Telegraph.
 
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Protégée Naomi Alderman (right) and literature mentor Margaret Atwood (centre) discuss the role of monsters in fiction in the library of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini with Sarah Crompton, arts editor-in-chief of The Daily Telegraph.

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Music protégée Dina El Wedidi premieres songs from her debut album accompanied by her mentor Gilberto Gil.
 
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Music protégée Dina El Wedidi premieres songs from her debut album accompanied by her mentor Gilberto Gil.

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Theatre protégé Michał Borczuch directs rehearsals for his production PPP. 

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Theatre protégé Michał Borczuch directs rehearsals for his production PPP.

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Visual arts protégé Mateo Lòpez devised a 
three-part installation for the weekend, which included an animation he made with visual arts mentor William Kentridge.
 
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Visual arts protégé Mateo Lòpez devised a three-part installation for the weekend, which included an animation he made with visual arts mentor William Kentridge.

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Visual arts protégé Mateo Lòpez devised a 
three-part installation for the Rolex Arts Weekend, inspired in part by the maze at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, which is dedicated to Argentinian writer, poet and philosopher Jorge Luis Borges. 

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Visual arts protégé Mateo Lòpez devised a three-part installation for the Rolex Arts Weekend, inspired in part by the maze at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, which is dedicated to Argentinian writer, poet and philosopher Jorge Luis Borges.

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