23 minute Documentary, 2017

A portrait of the legendary textile designer Jack Lenor Larsen, chronicling the many facets of his career and dreams, culminating in the creation of the LongHouse Reserve, a 16-acre reserve and sculpture garden located in East Hampton, NY, featuring pieces from Buckminster Fuller, Yoko Ono, and Willem de Kooning to name a few.  LongHouse Reserve exemplifies living with art in all forms. its collections, gardens, sculpture and programs reflect world cultures and inspire a creative life. 

 
Cast: 

Jack Lenor Larsen
Matilda McQuaid, Deputy Director Curatorial Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum
Caroline Baumann, Director Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Eric Fischl
Grace Knowlton
Bryan Hunt
Emilia Kabakov
Matko Tomičić
Dianne Benson
Selena Rothwell

Crew:
Executive Producers: Dianne Benson & Mary Jane Marcasiano
Directors: Susan Wald & Edgar Howard
Editor: Tom Piper
Director of Photography: David Leitner
Drone Videographer: Dell Cullum
Additional Cinematography: Edgar Howard, Susan Wald, Matthew Hindra
Music: Composed and Performed by Ralph Gibson
Music Production & Engineering: Chuck Zwicky

 

Festival Screenings: 

Architecture, Design Art Film Festival (ADAFF) Feb. 23-25, 2018, Palm Springs

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