HBO’s The Price of Everything: Clips and Conversation
Where: 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Ave.
212-415-5500 Price: $35
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Art, artists and the dynamic intersection between art and money.
With unprecedented access to pivotal artists and the white-hot market surrounding them, this highly acclaimed documentary dives deep into the contemporary art world, holding a mirror up to our values and our times—where everything can be bought and sold. Directed by Nathaniel Kahn and produced by Jennifer Blei Stockman, Debi Wisch and Carla Solomon, the film features Oliver Barker, the chairman of Sotheby’s Europe; Ed Dolman, the chairman and CEO of Phillips; artists Larry Poons, Jeff Koons, Marilyn Minter, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Sabine Moritz-Richter and George Condo; art dealer Jeffrey Deitch; star auctioneer Simon de Pury; financier Serge Tiroche; collector Gael Neeson; critic Jerry Saltz and many others. Join a distinguished panel of art experts for a riveting conversation about the state of the arts, and view clips from the documentary.
“Nathaniel Kahn’s brilliant and captivating documentary about how the art world got converted into a money market…”—Variety
“Far more than a mere documentary about the excitement and allure of auction house shenanigans and the world of modern art, Nathaniel Kahn’s film beautifully navigates subjects as heady as the nature of art itself.”—Jason Gorber, POV Magazine.