The Barnes Collection
Follow Dr. Albert Barnes’ remarkable rise from Philadelphia’s working-class neighborhood to the top of the modern art world. This unique tale bounces back and forth through time as the late Dr. Barnes travels the world to collect works of art by some of history’s most famous artists — Picasso, Cezanne, Matisse, Renoir and many others. The film digs deep into the intricacies of each painting, offering a rare look at the priceless collection and the new Philadelphia museum that houses it.
Date: August 6, 2012
Event Times: 10:05 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6
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Wisconsin Public Television Audience Services at 800-422-9707
Location of this eventWisconsin Public Television
Web site: www.wpt.org
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