In Search of Excellence – Artistry

[section label=”What is Art” anchor=”art”] What is Art? In today’s world, with all the media present, the word art is being manipulated and abused. We all know this, but still,...



The Australian Dancing

by Philip Nicholas It is a great pleasure to be asked to write a short history of Australian dancing and what was always talked about as the Australian style, that...



The British Traditions and Style

Since Ballroom Dancing developed during the 1920/30s, it has naturally undergone many changes in style. However, even the style that is danced today owes much and relates closely to the...



The Dutch Chi

Everybody will at a certain time be curious about his of her roots and try to connect it to his or her personality, national identity and cultural background. Because what...



The German Belief

In general Germans are believed to be strong, tall, blond, always on time, neat and love to drink German beer… With the following 10 headings I will try to explain...



Pablo Picasso

Compiled by Ekaterina Lapaeva,  Pablo Picasso Pablo Ruiz Picasso was a famous Spanish painter, draughtsman, and sculptor who lived most of his adult life in France; he is best known...



Authenticity versus Commercialism

Abstract In the previous article, “Authenticity versus Commercialism,” I took the initiation to portray in words an existing issue of today’s competitive dancing. Part 1 of the article was a...