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Art on Film: Rodin
February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm$8
The Salida SteamPlant is proud to continue with the Art on Film series in 2020. Join us each month as we take an artistic “journey” to look at artists from all types of mediums, both the classics and contemporary, as well as their thoughts, philosophies and inspirations among other things.
- Doors open at 2:00pm
- Film begins at 2:30pm
- A cash bar & concessions will be available.
This Month’s Film: Rodin
Paris, 1880. 40 year-old Rodin (Vincent Lindon) finally receives his first state commission, “The Gates of Hell,” which will include “The Kiss” and “The Thinker,” two of his most famous creations. Constantly working, he shares his life with his lifelong partner, Rose (Séverine Caneele) and his mistress, the young Camille Claudel (Izïa Higelin,) the gifted student who becomes his assistant and a talented sculptor in her own right during a decade of passion, mutual admiration and creative collaboration. Following their painful break up, Rodin continues to work relentlessly while facing both the rejection and enthusiasm provoked by the sensuality and originality of his sculptures. Rodin’s statue of Balzac, long in the making and rejected during his lifetime, will become the starting point of modern sculpture.
View the full trailer here.
Tickets will be $8.00 available at the SteamPlant Box Office.