Exhibition On Screen

Join us for a new documentary series of films providing a cinematic immersion into the world’s best loved art, accompanied by insights from the world’s leading historians and arts critics, and in partnership with top international museums and galleries.

Upcoming Films

David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts
(nr) 85 min
in English

Two shows only! Widely considered Britain’s most popular artist, David Hockney is a global sensation with exhibitions in London, New York, Paris and beyond, attracting millions of visitors worldwide. Now entering his 9th decade, Hockney shows absolutely no evidence of slowing down or losing his trademark boldness. Featuring intimate and in-depth interviews with Hockney, this revealing film focuses on two blockbuster exhibitions held at the Royal Academy of Art in London: A Bigger Picture (2012) and 82 Portraits & One Still Life (2016). Director Phil Grabsky secured privileged access to craft this cinematic celebration of a 21st century master of creativity.

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Cézanne: Portraits of a Life
(nr) 85 min
in English

Two shows only! One of the most talked about exhibitions of the year, “Cézanne: Portraits of a Life” is dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne. One can’t appreciate 20th century art without understanding the significance and genius of Paul Cézanne. Featuring interviews with curators and experts from the National Portrait Gallery London, MoMA New York, National Gallery of Art Washington, and Musée d’Orsay Paris, and correspondence from the artist himself, the film takes audiences beyond the exhibition to the places Cézanne lived and worked and sheds light on an artist who is perhaps the least known of all the impressionists – until now.

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I, Claude Monet
(nr) 87 min
in English

Two shows only! Learn about the life and struggles of artist Claude Monet in a film shot on location at the very spots the artist painted. I, CLAUDE MONET reveals the heart and soul of one of the world’s most loved artists in his own words and features over a hundred of his paintings.

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Opening Sun, Jul 22

Showing Today Mon, Feb 19

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Admission: $12.50 Adults, $9.25 Matinee Shows, $9.75 Seniors (62+), $10.00 Students, $9.50 Children (12 & under) and Military, $8.25 Avalon Members, $7.25 Seniors who are Avalon Members.
Same rates apply to Wednesday Signature Series programs. Avalon Members must purchase their discounted tickets at the box office.

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