Art and a Movie: Cubism, Picasso, and Braque
2:00 P.M. – 4:30 P.M.
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Cubism in Focus
IU Art Museum
Gallery of the Art of the Western World, first floor
Nan Brewer, the IU Art Museum's Lucienne M. Glaubinger Curator of Works on Paper, will compare a selection of Cubist prints by Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque and discuss some early photographic images of movement.
Picasso and Braque Go to the Movies (2008) and Ballet méchanique (1923-24)
Narrated and co-produced by acclaimed director and film historian Martin Scorsese, Picasso and Braque examines the connections between early motion pictures and the development of Cubism. Ballet méchanique, an early experimental art film by the Cubist Fernand Léger, will also be screened (81 min. total program, not rated).
This program is presented in partnership with IU Cinema and is sponsored in part by Marsha R. Bradford and Harold A. Dumes. The talks and films are free and open to the public.