Craft in America: Visionaries + Larsenworld

Visionaries: Those pushing the boundaries of craft and inspiring new generations aren’t always just the artists. VISIONARIES includes curators and collectors who envision limitless possibilities of craft and imagine new methods of achieving that vision. We begin with the man many in the art world consider the ultimate visionary: Jack Lenor Larsen, fiber artist, designer, scholar, world traveler and collector. A Renaissance man with an unwavering interest in the world around him, Larsen has infused his designs with an inclusive perspective that continues to inspire new generations. More information available here

Run time: 55 miuntes
Rated: NR

Larsenworld: A portrait of the legendary textile designer Jack Lenor Larsen, chronicling the many facets of his career and dreams, culminating in the creation of the LongHouse Reserve, a 16-acre reserve and sculpture garden located in East Hampton, NY, featuring pieces from Buckminster Fuller, Yoko Ono, and Willem de Kooning to name a few. LongHouse Reserve exemplifies living with art in all forms. its collections, gardens, sculpture and programs reflect world cultures and inspire a creative life.  More information available here

Directed by: Susan Wald & Edgar Howard
Run time: 23 minutes
Rated: NR

Both films presented together in this free screening



Show Times

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 6:00pm
Not Rated


$9 general admission
$7 for members and students w/ valid i.d.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Konkel Family Welcome Center, online, or by calling 207-775-6148.

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