On Wednesday evening at the National Arts Club in New York a screening this new documentary examining Elmyr de Hory will take place.
Here are the details:
Real Fake: The Art, Life and Crimes of Elmyr de Hory A Film By Jeff Oppenheim
Wednesday, February 5, 8:00 PM
THE NATIONAL ARTS CLUB
15 Gramercy Park S, New York, NY 10003
Elmyr de Hory was one of the most notorious forgers. He is alleged to have painted thousands of “fakes,” many of which still hang in major museums and private collections worldwide. Having eluded prosecution from Interpol, Scotland Yard and other authorities, veteran filmmaker Jeff Oppenheim re-opens the case in this investigative caper that sheds new light on the depth of Elmyr’s crimes.
This event is free and open to the public, however an RSVP is required at nationalartsclub.eventbrite.com.
PLEASE NOTE: Seating is first-come, first-served and entry to the event can not be guaranteed. Please arrive 20 minutes before the event start time.