Film Screening: Emile de Antonio, Painters Painting (1973, 116 min)

June 15, 2013, 2:00PM

Bartos Theatre
20 Ames Street Building E15
Cambridge, MA 02139

Originally released in 1973, Painters Painting is considered by some to be the definitive documentary on the New York School of painters, from 1940-1970.  Director Emile de Antonio (Point of Order andMillhouse) interviews artists in their studios about their art from the periods of Abstract Expressionism, through Color Field painting to Pop Art.  Among the artists featured are Robert Rauschnberg, William de Kooning, Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, Helen Frankenthaler, Frank Stella, Barnett Newman, Hans Hoffman, Jules Olitski, Philip Pavia, Larry Poons, Robert Motherwell, and Kenneth Noland.

This screening is presented in conjunction with the List’s exhibition Alan Uglow: Standards and Portraits

This event is free and open to all.

For more information, contact:

Mark Linga
[617] 452-3586