The Point


The Point

A journey to the primordial origins and the foundational point.
15th May 2011

::: Programme :::

Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony:

flecha Inaugural toast and ribbon cutting by Sophia.

Conference about the Salon de la Rose+Croix:

Salon de la Rose+Croix Péladan

flecha Conference by Julian Moguillansky on the Salon de la Rose+Croix, founded in 1892 by Josephin Péladan, and on the origins of Symbolist Art in Belgium and France. Alexandre Séon, Fernand Khnopff, Jean Delville, Gustave Moreau, Carlos Schwabe, Georges Henri Rouault, Felicien Ropps, Erik Satie and Claude Debussy: their relations with Péladan. . What was its historical context and which ones were the reasons for its emergence in the late nineteenth century. The influence of the Salon de la Rosex+Croix in the early twentieth century avant-garde and its historical legacy.

Fernand Khnopff

Short Films by María Mónica Arista:

flecha Periphery of the point: DELIGHT. A woman resting in paradise feels desire to eat apples falling from a tree. The same looks that observe become victims of their own desire.

flecha Center of the point: CREATION. A jounrey to the origins of the universe and the birth of life.

Short films by Julián Moguillansky:

flecha Periphery of the point: MIERDA DEL CIELO. The birth of tragedy from the spirit of Pan.

flecha Center of the point: EARTH: INFERNO (co-directed with Mor Navón). A hommage to the painter and sorcerer Austin Osman Spare.

Photos of the event