Rolex Arts Weekend in Venice

November 2013

Speed talks between the protégés and a guest of their choosing were a feature of the Rolex Arts Weekend.

Dance protégé Eduardo Fukushima performs Crooked Man, his unique depiction of the flux and tensions of modern life.

Two gifted writers – Margaret Atwood (literature mentor) and her protégée Naomi Alderman – discuss Zombies, Run!, a mobile phone app created by the highly inventive Alderman.

Music protégée Dina El Wedidi, from Egypt, in concert during the Rolex Arts Weekend, encouraged and accompanied by her renowned mentor, Brazil’s Gilberto Gil.