ELLSWORTH — The Grand will present its “Art of Screen” series 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, at 165 Main St., with “Water Lilies of Monet- The Magic of Water and Light.”
Voyage through the masterpieces and obsessions of the genius and founder of Impressionism, Claude Monet. An art-world disruptor at the turn of the 20th century whose obsession with capturing light and water broke all convention, Monet revolutionized Modern Art with his timeless masterpieces. An in-depth, exclusive tour led by Monet scholars of the museums that house the largest collections of the prolific artist’s lilies paintings including the Musée Marmottan Monet, the Orsay Museum, the world-famous panels at L’Orangerie and concluding with Monet’s own house and gardens at Giverny, the site where his fascination for water lilies was born. (2018. UK 1 hr. 20 min.Produced by Nexo Digital and 3d Produzioni. Not Rated.)
General admission tickets are $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $8 for Grand members. For more information on this or other Grand events, please call the box office at 207-667-9500, visit The Grand website at grandonline.org or follow us on Facebook.