Art & Mind - French Premiere
Friday, October 18th
Cinéma le Saint-André-des-Arts
30 Rue Saint-André des Arts
Followed by a Q&A with director Amélie Ravalec, Fabrice Flahutez, Art Historian at Université Paris-Nanterre, and Jean Jacques Plaisance, gallery director of Les Yeux Fertiles. In partnership with Outsider Art Fair.
Tickets: 8€ (available at the venue day of the event)
Art & Mind is a journey into art, madness and the unconscious. An exploration of visionary artists and the creative impulse, from the Flemish Masters of the Renaissance to the avantgarde movement of Surrealism and the unsung geniuses of Art Brut and Outsider Art. Featuring artists Hieronymus Bosch, Francisco Goya, Vincent Van Gogh, William Blake, Edvard Munch, Salvador Dali and many more.
The film features interviews with art historians, artists, museum curators, psychiatrists, neuroscientists; and over 350 artworks from prestigious museums and collections worldwide including Tate Britain, Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris, Prinzhorn Collection, Rijksmuseum, La Halle Saint Pierre, ABCD Collection, Outsider Art Fair, Wellcome Collection, Bethlem Museum of the Mind, Lombroso Museum, Freud Museum, MAHHSA, Lille Métropole Museum of Contemporary and Outsider Art, Maisons Victor Hugo, Adamson Collection, Museum Dr Guislain, Henry Boxer Gallery and Museum Im Lagerhaus.