maeshelle west-davies

Artist, curator and writer: maeshelle west-davies gleans her varied life experiences to expose a personal perspective through a multitude of mediums.

Sing hallelujah: Schröder’s Lobgesang

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What do Mendelssohn‘s Lobgesang and Poulenc‘s Figure Humanine have in common? According to choreographer Mario Schröder, it’s the promise of freedom. Composed nearly a century apart, some might say the connection is merely a religious one. Lobgesang was commissioned in celebration of the 400th anniversary of the invention of the Gutenberg Printing Press, which lead to the

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Think Tank Anyone? ArtSci Nexus presents

20 people from all over the world are on their way or have just arrived in Leipzig. They are coming to town since this year is the 50th anniversary of 9 Evenings: Theatre and Engineering, which took place in October 1966 in NYC. Conceived by Robert Rauschenberg and Billy Klüver, it combined avant-garde theatre, improvisational orchestra with a hint of actionist

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Sofar and yet, so near

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Where will it be next?

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Theatre: Metropolis

Metropolis: from the big screen to the stage. Last chance to see it. 28 June & 1 July.

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Who was Clara Zetkin?

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a very quick glimpse at Clara Zetkin

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Architecture: Zaha Hadid

We never know how much time we have, but some of us will always remain. Remembering Zaha

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