An art world upstart, provocative and elusive artist Maurizio Cattelan made his career on playful and subversive works that send up the artistic establishment until a retrospective at the Guggenheim in 2011 finally solidified his place in the contemporary art canon. Axelrod’s equally playful profile leaves no stone unturned in trying to figure out: who is Maurizio Cattelan?
VENUE UPDATE: Due to prolonged inclement weather today, this event has been moved inside to the rain venue at the CASINO THEATRE, 9 FREEBODY STREET, NEWPORT. Please note that seats are first come, first served. Doors will open at 6:00PM.
Parking: Casino Theatre does not have a parking lot. There is, however, non-residential street parking on Freebody & King Streets, metered parking on Memorial &/or a paid parking in the Bellevue Gardens lot.
Rain Venue: Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody Street, Newport
|6:00pm:||Doors of Casino Theatre open & Food vendors open for business (tonight's food vendors will be Boru Noodle Bar & free popcorn)|
|6:30pm:||Pre-film live music featuring Julio Amaro & newportFILM's very own Brendan Keogh!|
|7:30pm:||Film, followed by conversation with Dodie Kazanjian (Vogue Contributing Editor) & Calvin Tomkins (Author & Art Critic for The New Yorker)|
|Run time:||95 minutes|
For those not bothered by being pranked themselves, it's a hoot.
Deftly and entertainingly constructed.
A beautifully beguiling feature documentary.