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Cinema Session – Herb & Dorothy

Wed 27 November 2024
6:00 pm 8:30 pm

Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Cost
$10
11/27/2024 6:00 pm 11/27/2024 8:30 pm Cinema Session – Herb & Dorothy Join us for a screening of 'Herb & Dorothy', introduced by collector and gallerist Charles Nodrum.He was a postal worker. She was a librarian. Together they amassed one of the most important contemporary art collections in the world.‘Herb & Dorothy’ tells the extraordinary tale of Herb and Dorothy Vogel, a seemingly ordinary couple who filled their humble one-bedroom New York apartment with more than 4,000 works of art over a 45-year period. Filmmaker Megumi Sasaki turns her lens on the Vogels during a critical period of transition for the couple and their cherished collection.Despite their modest income, the two began acquiring work that was undiscovered or unappreciated in the early 1960s, primarily Minimalist and Conceptual art by such visionaries as Robert and Sylvia Mangold, Donald Judd, Richard Tuttle, Sol LeWitt, Christo, Lynda Benglis and many other artists who are featured in the film.All tickets $10. Bookings are essential.Town Hall Gallery will be open late. Drinks and snacks will be available to buy at the Arts Bar.Accessibility at this spaceCompanion Cards and Carers Cards are accepted for this event. If you have one of these cards, please book your tickets by calling (03) 9278 4770.Accessible features include:accessible car parkingaccessible drop-off areaautomatic doorsaccessible toiletsrampsclear signageliftsquiet areaswide passageways. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

Join us for a screening of 'Herb & Dorothy', introduced by collector and gallerist Charles Nodrum.

He was a postal worker. She was a librarian. Together they amassed one of the most important contemporary art collections in the world.

‘Herb & Dorothy’ tells the extraordinary tale of Herb and Dorothy Vogel, a seemingly ordinary couple who filled their humble one-bedroom New York apartment with more than 4,000 works of art over a 45-year period. Filmmaker Megumi Sasaki turns her lens on the Vogels during a critical period of transition for the couple and their cherished collection.

Despite their modest income, the two began acquiring work that was undiscovered or unappreciated in the early 1960s, primarily Minimalist and Conceptual art by such visionaries as Robert and Sylvia Mangold, Donald Judd, Richard Tuttle, Sol LeWitt, Christo, Lynda Benglis and many other artists who are featured in the film.

All tickets $10. Bookings are essential.

Town Hall Gallery will be open late. Drinks and snacks will be available to buy at the Arts Bar.

Accessibility at this space

Companion Cards and Carers Cards are accepted for this event. If you have one of these cards, please book your tickets by calling (03) 9278 4770.

Accessible features include:

  • accessible car parking
  • accessible drop-off area
  • automatic doors
  • accessible toilets
  • ramps
  • clear signage
  • lifts
  • quiet areas
  • wide passageways.
Contact
Boroondara Arts