This one-take, 3-D film majestically documents legendary performance artist Marina Abramović, capturing the breadth of space in infinite detail: the life of an artist, her keen sense of transition, a space's decay, and the ripeness of rebirth.
About the Director
Matthu Placek moved to New York City from Ohio in 1997 to attend the School of Visual Arts. He collaborates frequently with contemporary artists such as Marina Abramović, Julian Schnabel, David Salle, Vanessa Beecroft, Richard Prince, Brice Marden, Cindy Sherman, James Ivory, and Yoko Ono. Placek's individual and collaborative work has been exhibited at MoMA, the Deitch Projects, the Mary Boone Gallery, and Galleria Lia Rumma. He contributes to the New York Times, The New Yorker, and Vogue.
Cast and Credits
Director: Matthu Placek
Executive Producers: Cecilia Dean, James Kaliardos, Adam Whitney Nichols, Russell Piccione
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