Bourgeois at NY Film Forum

“Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress, and The Tangerine” poster. Photo: Peter Bellamy.

The traveling retrospective exhibition of works by Season 2 artist Louise Bourgeois opens at the Guggenheim Museum, New York on Friday, June 27. Corresponding with the exhibition, Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, The Mistress, and The Tangerine will show at NY Film Forum June 25 through July 8. Fifteen-years in the making, this feature-length documentary was co-directed by Amei Wallach and the late Marion Cajori. Appearances include Jerry Gorovoy (Bourgeois’ assistant for 30 years), the Guerilla Girls, and curator/critics Charlotta Kotik, Robert Storr, and Deborah Wye. To view the trailer on YouTube, click here.

Co-Director Amei Wallach will speak on Friday, June 27 following the 8pm show. Click here for more showtimes.

Nicole J. Caruth was managing editor of the ART21 Magazine from 2013-2015, and has been a regular contributor to this site since 2008. Her writing has appeared in a range of publications, including ARTnews, C Magazine, Gastronomica, Public Art Review, and the Phaidon Press books Vitamin Green and Vitamin D2.
  1. Brian Sholis says:

    Here is a review of the film at by Lauren O’Neill-Butler:


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