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Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Brigitte Cornand presents CHERE LOUISE, an intimate portrait of legendary artist Louise Bourgeois, REDCAT, Monday Jan 12

I love Louise Bourgeois' art!
Check out this film on Monday!
If you haven't made it to MOCA yet to see her work...all I can say, is do yourself a favor and GO! You can thank me later.

FILM AT REDCAT PRESENTS Brigitte Cornand Chere Louise
Los Angeles premiere
France, 1995, 50 min., b/w and color, Beta SP
Mon Jan 12 | 8:30 pm $9
Documentarian Brigitte Cornand first met Louise Bourgeois in 1994 and over the next dozen years made a trilogy of intimate videos about the iconic artist, now 97, through an idiosyncratic form of collaboration between filmmaker and subject. The first installment of the trilogy, Chere Louise traces the inspirations, autobiographical sources and everyday routines that shape Bourgeois'; powerful art.
Film at REDCAT. Presented in conjunction with the retrospective Louis Bourgeois, on view at MOCA Grand Avenue through Jan 25. Info at

"...a slow and insistent penetration into Bourgeois's daily practice.

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