In celebration of Edith Schloss: A Retrospective, on view at the Sundaram Tagore Gallery through March 28, Norte Maar and Microscope Gallery collaborate to present an evening of Burckhardt Films @ Microscope Gallery (1329 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn), Saturday, March 21 at 7:30pm. The evening will feature a 1955 film by Rudy Burckhardt as well as film of Edith Schloss leading a tour of her apartment where she vividly describes her own paintings, her career and her vast knowledge of American and European art history and mythology, past and present.The evening will also feature the world premiere of Jacob Burckhardt’s film "Happy Holi," shot in Sri Lanka capturing a vibrant dance party celebrating the Hindu Holi festival of colors.
HAPPY HOLI **WORLD PREMIERE** (2015, approximately 24 minutes, Digital video, Color. English and Sinhala with subtitles) Camera and editing by Jacob Burckhardt
ROMA (2004, 11 minutes, 16mm, Black and White)
Camera, editing, and sound by Jacob Burckhardt
A GUIDED TOUR OF EDITH’S APARTMENT
(2010, 47 minutes, Digital Video)
Camera and editing by Jacob Burckhardt
VERONA (1955, 8 minutes, 16mm., black and white) by Rudy Burckhardt #fineartmagazine