Free Art Film Screening

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Film Screening: Hilma Af Klint, Beyond the Visible
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Sales Ended: 06-09-2022 05:00 PM
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Date: 06-09-2022

Time: 07:00 PM

Location: Main Street Arts, 20 West Main Street, Clifton Springs, NY 14432

Film Screening: Hilma Af Klint, Beyond the Visible

Join us for a free art documentary screening! The first abstract artist was a woman, misjudged and concealed, Hilma Klint rocks the art world with her mind-blowing oeuvre.

Watch the Trailer Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGw9sAxhXXw
Director: Halina Dyrschka
Total Run Time: 1 hour 34 minutes
Released in 2019

Hilma af Klint was an abstract artist before the term existed, a visionary, trailblazing figure who, inspired by spiritualism, modern science, and the riches of the natural world around her, began in 1906 to reel out a series of huge, colorful, sensual, strange works without precedent in painting. The subject of a recent smash retrospective at the Guggenheim Museum, af Klint was for years an all-but-forgotten figure in art historical discourse, before her long-delayed rediscovery. Director Halina Dryschka’s dazzling, course correcting documentary describes not only the life and craft of af Klint, but also the process of her mischaracterization and erasure by both a patriarchal narrative of artistic progress and capitalistic determination of artistic value.