The “Desert of Forbidden Art” documents the incredible story of how a treasure trove of banned Soviet art worth millions of dollars is stashed in a far off desert of Uzbekistan develops into a larger exploration of how art survives in times of oppression.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition, Claiming Space: Nonconformist Exhibition in 1970s Leningrad, on view in Boyden Gallery through September 24th.
Free and open the public. Run time approximately 80 mins.
Co-sponsored by Boyden Gallery and the Center for the Study of Democracy