• Not based on a reason

      Not based on a reason

      An international exhibition titled Not Based on a Reason opened on 5 December in the Arosita Gallery in Sofia. The project features the works of five young artists from Mexico, Iraq, Korea, Austria and Bulgaria, presenting their views on superstitions and prejudice. Before the opening, the participants met the audience in Goethe-Institut Sofia.

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    • Troy between myth and reality

      Troy between myth and reality

      Battles, heroes, love triangles, kings and princes. And a horse. This is the story of Troy, retold hundreds of times during the last three millennia from Homer through Shakespeare to nowadays. And the British Museum also entered the game with a major exhibition, which was opened on Thursday under the name Troy: Myth and Reality, and will run until 8 March 2020.

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    • Germain Droogenbroodt: Poetry elevates human spirit

      Germain Droogenbroodt: Poetry elevates human spirit

      We are living in an egotistic society where all artistic manifestations are dominated by love of gain. French poet Jean-Pierre Simeon wrote a book titled Poetry will Save the World. I don't feel all that optimistic, but I believe that poetry does have healing power. Some poems heal thanks to their beauty, others due to their philosophical charge, says Belgian poet Germain Droogenbroodt in an interview to ArtSofia.bg.

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    • Heading to eternity

      Heading to eternity

      What he refers to as one of the most exciting projects since his debut album, Oxygene, Jean-Michel Jarre announced the launch of his new infinite music app, EōN.

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    • Mario Hossen: Violins have soul

      Mario Hossen: Violins have soul

      The old instruments give you a sense of tradition; they rather represent a spiritual process of reincarnation. Just think of it - several generations of violinists played this instrument, conveyed their emotions. The vibration preserved in the body of the instrument is something that lasts, it does not go away, maestro Mario Hossen says in an interview to Europost.

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    • Stefan Valdobrev: Theatre is therapeutic

      Stefan Valdobrev: Theatre is therapeutic

      If you are serious in your approach, you write straight from the heart about something you consider important, considering that you will be asking people to spare three minutes of their lives to hear it. You need to be aware of this great responsibility, says actor Stefan Valdobrev in an interview to Eropost.

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