The Art of the Steal


Directed by: Don Argott

Screening - Friday, December 3, 2010, 7pm

2009 | United States



Don Argott's 2009 documentary THE ART OF THE STEAL focuses on the battle to break the will of art collector Albert C. Barnes, thus moving his art collection from his hometown of Lower Merion, Pennsylvania to Philadelphia. Barnes' collection, spanning the late 19th and 20th century is valued at over $25 billion. 




Events in Focus

Film

The Last of the Unjust

Screening - Friday, September 26, 2014, 7pm
Screening - Saturday, September 27, 2014, 7pm


Performance

SHOW-IN 2014, a project by Brianna Skellie and Margit Galanter

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, October 5, 2014, 11am - 1pm

Long weekend of dance, collaboration, sharing, and material development