Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Georgia Museum of Art Features 217 Films' Marsden Hartley Documentary

On July 28, 2011 at 7:00pm
"Visible Silence: Marsden Hartley, Painter and Poet" will screen at the
Georgia Museum of Art in Athens, Georgia. Director Michael Maglaras will introduce the film.

Film Series: Artists' Biographies
"Visible Silence: Marsden Hartley, Painter and Poet"
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Location: M. Smith Griffith Auditorium

Using more than 60 of Marsden Hartley’s paintings and drawings, as well as many photographs from collections around the world, director Michael Maglaras traces Hartley’s life and work from its earliest beginnings in Lewiston, Maine, through his travels in Europe and the United States and ends with his secluded life in a remote Maine fishing village. Special guest Maglaras will speak about the film. Introduced by Paul Manoguerra, chief curator and curator of American art (65 minutes, NR).