OFFICIAL SELECTION - Fine Arts Film Festival | OFFICIAL SELECTION - River Run Film Festival | OFFICIAL SELECTION - Maine International Film Festival
Art • Art History • Photography • Painting • Photorealism • New York Studies • Biography • LGBTQ+
Date of Completion: 2019 | Run Time: 68 minutes | Language: English | Captions: Yes | Director & Producer: Olympia Stone
Richard Estes has been called the “father of photorealism” but has humbly avoided media attention over his long career. ACTUALLY, ICONIC: Richard Estes invites viewers into Estes’ world with unprecedented access to the artist and his masterpieces. Through conversations about his technique and inspirations, and interviews with leading curators and critics this intimate portrait does more than just explore Estes’ pioneering genius; it humanizes it.