Exploring Pollock: Filming Screening and Panel Discussion
Date: Saturday May 3, 2014, at 4 pm
Location: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center
Admission: Free. Reservation required
Ed Harris stars in the title role of the film Pollock, which portrays the life and career of American painter Jackson Pollock, with Marcia Gay Harden as his wife, artist Lee Krasner (2000, 122 minutes). Following the screening, Tom Learner, head of science at the Getty Conservation Institute, leads a conversation with actor and filmmaker Ed Harris who spent close to a decade working on the film. Jeff Beal, composer of the film's musical score, and art historian and Pollock expert Pepe Karmel join them.
Film screening at 4:00pm
Panel Discussion at 6:30pm