Modernism + Film| Art House

In his new documentary, photographer Don Freeman explores the homes designed and lived in by notable American artists, revealing the inventiveness derived from the dialogue between each artist's practice and the construction of their handmade homes. Ranging from the romantic (Hudson River School painter Frederic Church's Olana, framing views of the Catskills to echo his paintings), to the futuristic (Paolo Soleri's silt-casted structure Cosanti growing out of his bell-making experiments in the Arizona desert), to the sublime (George Nakashima's mid-century modern ode to the beauty and versatility of wood), what they all have in common is a fierce spirit of individual expression that deserves deeper examination in this age of architectural standardization.

TIME
An event reception with a cash-only bar and free light bites begins at 6 p.m. in the Bechtler lobby followed by the presentation and film screening at 7 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Auditorium. 

TICKETS
Tickets are $10 for the public, $8 for museum members and $5 for students (Student tickets may be purchased at the door or by phone. Must present student ID to claim).  

Buy tickets online, tickets may also be purchased by phone at 704.353.9200 or at the admissions desk. 

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Schedule & Tickets

$5 - $10 · Call 704.353.9209 to order.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 6:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-06-20 18:00:00 2019-06-20 21:00:00 America/New_York Modernism + Film| Art House https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/424387/modernism-film-art-house Bechtler Museum of Modern Art at Levine Center for the Arts, 420 South Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202

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