Flamenco fashion by Givenchy

I already had the feeling that this fashion exhibition would have some flamenco in store for me. And it did! Let me guide you through ‘Hubert de Givenchy. To Audrey with love’ in the Gemeentemuseum, The Hague to take a look at some fabulous flamenco-inspired designs. © by: Hannet Engel Featured Image: Bettina Graziani in Givenchy ensemble, 1952. Photo: Nat Farbman…

Slow flamenco. Or my struggle to blog.

I seem to have a blogger’s block. And my main problem is copyright on digital images. Or is it my perfectionism?  Well, I decided to call it ‘slow flamenco blogging’ and here is an insight in the process. By: Hannet Engel © During my research for this blog there are obstacles that I can’t seem to overcome and that…

VI Dutch Flamenco Biennial 2017

Flamenco Artworks© is on the lookout at the Dutch Flamenco Biennial 2017. This week I will be reporting back to you from the Dutch Flamenco Biennial 2017, keeping a lookout for vintage flamenco and art. This national dance and music festival presents the vanguard of contemporary flamenco to the Netherlands from the 13th until the 29th…

Salvador Dalí was a flamenco action painter.

Spanish artist Salvador Dalí was famous for his surrealistic works of art, but did you know he also took a shot at flamenco action painting? © By: Hannet Engel At the opening of New York’s Gallery of Modern Art in 1965 Salvador Dalí improvised a painting on stage accompanied by the flamenco sounds of guitarist…