Arena Presents: Joseph Beuys

Christopher Swayne, Caroline Tisdall

Duration: 60 mins

UK, 1987

Fri 04 October
– Sat 14 December

Weds – Fri / 10am – 3pm
Sat 11am – 4pm

Graves Gallery

Michael Maloney looks at the life and works of Joseph Beuys, one of the most prominent and controversial German artists of the past 30 years, who was a sculptor, performance artist, teacher and maverick politician, beginning his career as a Stuka pilot in the Second World War.

The documentary will be screened alongside Beuys’ Economic Values (1980) in Gallery III of the Graves Gallery, throughout the festival.

BBC Arena Series Editor – Anthony Wall
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