Andre Malraux


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Noun1.Andre Malraux - French novelist (1901-1976)
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From his earliest books, Andre Malraux (1901-76) focused on the relationship between East and West, making it one of the main themes in his writing.
But he occupied so many roles during his life--from celebrated novelist and anti-fascist resister to art historian and collector--that it is astonishingly difficult to provide a satisfactory answer to the question 'Who was Andre Malraux?'--despite the multiple biographies, extensive documentation, and testimonies now available.
Having welcomed a number of ministers, business magnates and embassy staff, ambassador Bonne added that the Residence of the Pines had witnessed important chapters of Lebanese - French friendship including Andre Malraux's launching of his "Grand theoretical Combat as a means of self preservation through creating a noble heritage.
The President is Elizabeth Giuliani (Bibliotheque nationale de France), the secretary is Priscilla Winling (Mediatheque Andre Malraux de Strasbourg), the treasurer is Adelaide Kientzi (Conservatoire de Strasbourg).
In ten chapters that draw upon writers and topics as diverse and engaging as Andre Malraux and his concept of the Musee Imaginaire, Colin Rowe and his exploration of Mannerism in Modern Architecture as well as Rowe s book with Fred Koetter, Collage City, and examining works by artists including Albrecht Durer, Picasso and Duchamp and architects including James Stirling, Zaha Hadid, Frank Gehry and Daniel Libeskind, Maxwell steps effortlessly through a range of ideas and concepts, to create an engaging and provocative thesis.
Washington, November 16 ( ANI ): Katie Holmes, who recently joined Twitter, has shared a cryptic, inspiring quote from French novelist Andre Malraux.
For his forty-two-minute-long video Malraux's Shoes, 2012, artist Dennis Adams disguises himself as Andre Malraux, a novelist, art historian, and politician who is known in part for his concept of the "museum without walls." Malraux famously realized this museum in The Imaginary Museum of World Sculpture (1952-54), a three-volume cornucopia of reproductions of works of art from all cultures, a virtuoso demonstration of heterogeneity in art--deliriously varied and infinitely extendable.
Auden, Stephen Spender, Kim Philby, George Orwell, Arthur Koestler, Cyril Connolly, Andre Malraux, and Antoine de Saint-Exupery.
Joel Loehr, da Universidade da Borgonha, Franca, no ambito do Programa de Pos-Graduacao em Letras Neolatinas da Faculdade de Letras da UFRJ, no dia 17 de abril de 2009, e constitui uma sintese de comunicacoes feitas durante varios coloquios dedicados a obra de Andre Malraux e de artigos publicados em diversas revistas literarias.
We're reminded of Andre Malraux who said that "cinema is an art form, but it is also an industry".