The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts

Weekly Initiative News- 4/29/13

Image courtesy of Machine Project and East of Borneo

On May 1st Machine Project and East of Borneo will team up to present a special screening of Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe.

The short documentary features Herzog fulfilling the bet that if his friend Errol Morris completed his film on the subject of pet cemeteries—what would be Morris’s debut release “Gates of Heaven” (1979)—Herzog would eat his shoe. The film follows Herzog as he cooks his own Clarks boots in duck fat and garlic with the help of Alice Waters at Chez Panisse. Following the film, refreshments will be served:


As part of their Diverse Discourse Series, DiverseWorks welcomes Stacy Switzer, Artistic Director of Grand Arts in Kansas City on May 1st:


Franklin Artworks in Minneapolis with be holding their annual Benefit Auction on May 4th:


No Shame: Storefront for Sale opens April 30th at The Storefront for Art and Architecture in NY: