March 26, 2020, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Thursday
Program Fee: $14.95 // youth $8.95
Program Fee Member: $12.75
Tracing the legendary life story of Paul Gauguin who left France for Tahiti, feverishly in search of deep immersions ninto lush nature, for feelings, visions and colors, ever purer and brighter.
In 1891 Gauguin leaves Marseille for the Pacific. It’s the beginning of a journey towards the essence of life and art, that will make him one of the greatest modern painters. Gauguin in Tahiti. Paradise Lost will take us to French Polynesia, in Tahiti and Marquesas Islands – to experience the landscapes that inspired him, amongst the locals whom he loved, on the trail of a story that has become myth. The documentary will also bring us to Paris, Bretagne, Edinburgh, and to the most prestigious art museums of the United States, where most of his masterpieces are preserved: The Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York; The Art Institute of Chicago; The National Gallery of Art - Washington; The Museum of Fine Arts - Boston.
In Italian with English subtitles