Art and a Movie: Vik Muniz Waste Land
Vik Muniz in Focus
IU Eskenazi Museum of Art
Special Exhibitions Gallery, first floor
Nan Brewer, the IU Art Museum's Lucienne M. Glaubinger Curator of Works on Paper, will discuss Vik Muniz's Pictures of Garbage series--the subject of the documentary.
Waste Land (2010)
This documentary traces Vik Muniz from his studio in Brooklyn to his Brazilian homeland. It won the Audience Award at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. It features music by Moby. (English and Portuguese, 100 min., Not Rated).
This program is presented in partnership with IU Cinema and is sponsored in part by Marsha R. Bradford and Harold A. Dumes. The talks and films are free and open to the public.
Image: Vik Muniz (American/Brazilian, born 1961). Marat (Sebastião) from Pictures of Garbage, 2008/2011. Chromogenic print. Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York. Art © Vik Muniz/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY