Thursday, June 17, 2010

National Gallery of Art -- John Marin: Let the Paint be Paint!

Filmmakers Michael Maglaras and Terri Templeton of 217 Films will screen their new documentary John Marin: Let the Paint be Paint! at the National Gallery of Art on Saturday, July 3 at 3:00pm.

Written, narrated and directed by Michael Maglaras, this film tells the story of John Marin -- one of the most important artistic figures of the first half of the 20th century, and one of the undisputed fathers of American Modernism. Director Michael Maglaras will introduce the film

WHERE: National Gallery of Art, East Building Auditorium, 4th Street at Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC. Directions at this link.

TICKETS: Admission is free

FMI: (202) 842-6799
film-department@nga.gov
www.nga.gov

Upcoming screenings include three stops in Maine where this documentary was filmed:
July 23: Stonington Opera House, Stonington, Maine
Aug. 7: Schoodic Arts Festival, Winter Harbor, Maine
Oct. 22: The Grand, Ellsworth, Maine