These extraordinary movies by award-winning documentarian Phil Grabsky are an in-depth look into iconic pieces and the artists that made them. The well-crafted and insightful films include experts analysis while presenting comprehensive biographies from the artists.
Munch from the Munch Museum and National Gallery Oslo (90 min)
Many know Munch as the man who painted The Scream, but his complete works are remarkable and secure his place as one of the greatest artists to have ever lived.
This event film will be going behind-the-scenes to show some of the process of putting the exhibition together — as well as providing an in-depth biography of a man who lived from the mid-19th century right through to the German occupation of Norway in the Second World War. Special guests will also offer their expert insight and knowledge to host Tim Marlow. Munch 150: A superb art exhibition and a fantastic event film.
9 June, 7pm
Matisse from MoMA and Tate Modern London (97 min)
MoMA &Tate Modern’s record-breaking show ‘The Cut-Outs’ explores the final chapter of Matisse’s career when he began ‘carving into colour,’creating his signature cutouts.
Filmed at both Tate Modern and MoMA the film includes beautifully filmed footage of the exhibition interwove with Matisse’s biography, behind-the-scenes material, and sequences featuring special guests including Tate director Nicholas Serota; MoMA director Glenn Lowry; jazz musician Courtney Pine and Royal Ballet principal dancer Zenaida Yanowsky.
16 June, 7pm
Venue: Visual Arts Centre, #01-02 Dhoby Ghaut Green,, 10 Penang Rd, Singapore 238469
When: 2 - 16 Jun 2016,
By: Corcovado Arts