LIGLFF presents The Universe Of Keith Haring
Art Opening and Wine and Cheese Reception in the Sky Cafe
"Strike A Pose" Images that celebrate the diversity of Gender expression, featuring images of Transgender, Drag Queen/King, Transsexual, Cross-Dresser, and individuals who express Gender in alternative and non-traditional ways.
Curated by Lady Clover Honey featuring Long Island artists
Ryan Wolowski, Jed Ryan, Fernando Espinosa and Rick Odell.
Admission is free with movie admission to The Universe of Keith Haring
Sunday, November 16 at 5:15 PM
The Universe of Keith Haring
(Christina Clausen, Italy/France, 2007, 90 min)
An intimate portrait of world-renowned artist Keith Haring whose mantra was that "Art is for everyone!" The film is a thorough and intimate exploration of the background and career of one of the most popular and significant artists of the 20th century. The film features interviews and archival footage of Fab 5 Freddy, Jeffrey Deitch, Kim Hastreiter, Grace Jones, Madonna, Yoko Ono, David LaChapelle, Kenny Scharf, Carlo McCormick, Andy Warhol, Ann Magnuson, Tony Shafrazi, and Junior Vasquez, among many others. Audio excerpts from original interviews with Keith Haring, were conducted by Haring's biographer John Gruen (Keith Haring: the Authorized Biography). The film's theme song is by the famed DJ and record producer, Junior Vasquez, with an original soundtrack by Angelo Talocci.
Preceded by The Back Room (Greg Ivan Smith, USA, 2008, 16 min) NY Premiere Two strangers uncover astonishing connections as they search for a mysterious Renaissance painting. In Person: Filmmaker Greg Ivan Smith
Cinema Arts Centre
423 Park Ave
Huntingtin, NY 11743
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