Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict
- 96 min
- Directed by: Lisa Immordino Vreeland
- Written by: Lisa Immordino Vreeland, Bernadine Colish
- Cast: Peggy Guggenheim, Marina Abramovic
Fascinating and at times moving documentary about the heiress and art patron, who used art world connections to amass an unequalled collection of works by Pollock, Mondrian, Braque, Picasso, Picabia, Klee and many others, risking her own safety to save art and artists in WW II.
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Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict7 Dec 2015
Lisa Immordino Vreeland constructs a fitfully fabulous film about the titular collector
Eccentric heiress Peggy Guggenheim has long been due a documentary about her life. Her modern art collection remains Venice’s most visited gallery – no mean feat in a city that is itself a marvel. Not blessed with beauty and unfavoured in a legendary…
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