Tag Archives: Luminato 2011

COMING DOWN FROM LUMINATO

Nitin Sawhney performing ‘Prophecy’ last day of Luminato 2011 11 Days & 33 events? I lost count. Plus I plan to go see Srinivas Krishna’s “My Name is Raj” Installation at TIFF when the Raj Kapoor retrospective begins. So should I count that into the final tally? The Luminato Festival was particularly special to me [...]

ANOTHER CONCENTRATED DAY OF CULTURE @ LUMINATO

Denis Gagnon interprets Alice more info I think I am around Luminato event #25? 2 more days to go. Looking forward to every minute of Saturday and Sunday’s wrap up weekend! Today’s Itinerary: “ART AS SAFE GROUND” @ AGO “Deepa Mehta, Anna Porter, and Judith Thomson discuss the vital role of storytelling in society.” ~ [...]

“THE RAGA IS NOT IN THE HAND OF THE MUSICIAN”

The raga is not in the hand of the musician. The raga is to be found in the air. It knows no nationality or prejudice – Ravi Shankar* I have sipped slurpees at 7-Elevens in Bangkok, ate at McDonald’s in places like Yogyakarta and drank Coca Cola in the Rift Valley listening to Maasai friends [...]