Trace the great artists on screen

Jun 20, 2016, 05:59 IST | The Guide Team

  Starting today, get your art fix by watching a series of documentaries on art exhibitions from galleries across the globe. Presented by National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) in association with Seventh Art Productions (UK), the 90-minute screenings, over three days, offer a peek into the works and lives of some of the world’s most distinguished painters.

Renoir — Revered and Reviled
Renoir — Revered and Reviled

Today, catch a screening of Goya — Visions of Flesh and Blood, based on the National Gallery’s exhibition, Goya: The Portraits, featuring extensive location footage, Goya’s revealing letters and a unique exhibition of his colourful masterpieces.

A still from Goya — Visions of Flesh and Blood
A still from Goya — Visions of Flesh and Blood

Tomorrow, the venue will screen Renoir — Revered and Reviled, a biography on the art giant Pierre-Auguste Renoir, renowned for his impressionist paintings of Paris.

The concluding docu is Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, discovering how Monet’s contemporaries like Van Gogh, Bonnard and Matisse saw the garden as a powerful motif.

From: Today to June 22, 6.30 pm 
At: Godrej Dance Theatre, NCPA, Nariman Point.
Call: 66223737

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