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Visit to the exhibition
and screening of the film

Summer Cinema: Pollock

25.06.2016
MPM Garden
9pm

Museo Picasso Málaga organized an evening devoted to exploring the life and work of Jackson Pollock, one of the most influential artists of the 20th century.

The programme began at 9pm with a visit to the exhibition Jackson Pollock's Mural. Energy made Visible, which was at the time running at MPM. It included an introduction by the museum’s Education Department team, who provided visitors with some insight into the key features of this artist’s work.

Then, at 10pm in the museum garden, there was a screening of the film Pollock, produced and directed in 2000 by Ed Harris, who also plays the title role. Set in the artist’s early days in 1940s New York, the film tells of how Pollock went from being an unknown painter to one of the great artists of his time, and how he and his close circle experienced this process. The film also features Marcia Gay Harden (whose portrayal of Lee Krasner earned her an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress), Val Kilmer and Amy Madigan.

Tickets: 6.50 €. Price included the exhibition, the film screening and one drink (beer or non-alcoholic beverage).

This event is part of the programme A Day with Jackson Pollock, which was hold all day at Museo Picasso Málaga on 25th June, with activities for children, families and adults.

Sponsored by CaixaBank and with collaboration of Delta Air Lines.

 

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