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



Screening - Friday, October 3, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, October 4, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, October 4, 2014, 7pm


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