Join us for a UK exclusive screening of FORMIDABLE BOCCIONI, a 54 minute documentary on the life and art of Umberto Boccioni.
This documentary pays homage to and reconstructs the artistic journey of Umberto Boccioni. The tape of the story rewinds in a flash and we are in 1927, when his sculptures were reduced to dust by Piero da Verona. Raptus of madness or a way to prevent postmortem speculation? The documentary attempts to answer this question.
A film by Eleonora Zamparutti & Piero Muscarà
Directed by Franco Rado
Doors open at 18.30
Film screening, preceded by a short introduction to the documentary at 19.00
Standard Admission £10 / Estorick Collection Members & Students £8
16 May 2023
18:00 - 20:00
You looking at Morandi, Morandi looking back at you
Discover the intimate and subtle world of legendary Italian painter Giorgio Morandi with an after-hours exclusive tour led by artist Humphrey Ocean RA.
19 May 2023
18:00 - 20:00
Art & Wine at the Estorick Collection
Join us for a night of art & wine tasting at the Estorick Collection. After an introduction to the exhibition Giorgio Morandi: Masterpieces from the Magnani-Rocca Foundation you will have the opportunity to taste and sample five amongst the finest wines produced between Western Friuli and Eastern Veneto.
T&C's The screening will take place in one of the galleries of the ground floor. Entrance for the museum is on Canonbury Road. On the same level as the main entrance, there are two galleries (galleries 1 and 2) where temporary exhibitions are held, our shop, café and WCs. Access to all these facilities is stair free and level. Galleries 3 and 4 are situated one floor up from the main entrance. Access to these galleries is either by stairs (16 steps) or via an alternative external entrance. Please ask in the shop for assistance in using this alternative entrance. The alternative external entrance is via the original front door of the building. The stairs are carpeted and the galleries have smooth varnished wooden floorboards. Access to galleries 5 and 6, two floors above the main entrance, is by staircase only (20 steps from ground floor, 36 steps from entrance).
Conditions of sale: Please give your name or show your ticket in the shop upon arrival. If you have booked a concessionary ticket, please have your membership card or student ID ready to show in the shop upon arrival.
Returns policy: Tickets can be refunded up to 3 working days before the event.