Wagner against xenophobia
Rogers Ballen's archive of human despair
Swimming pools in art and film
The summer interview
John Neumeier's Anna Karenina
1917 - The Real October
The provocative and daring Shirin Neshat
Barrie Kosky, known for staging unconventional opera performances, is staging Wagner's 'Meistersinger' in Bayreuth. The film and art world pay homage to swimming pools. And Roger Ballen takes pictures of human despair.