Larger than Life (G)

Asia Premiere

SYNOPSIS

Artist Florentijn Hofman is conquering the world with his iconic, larger-than-life sculptures. Popular with the general public, Florentijn however lacks recognition in the art world. As the film documents Hofman at work on one of his largest projects in his career, it asks: What is more important to him - commercial success or the acknowledgement of the critics?

Part of a 3-short compilation titled Designing Art.

INFORMATION
  • Director Ellen Vloet
  • Subject Public Installation, Sculpture, Urban Art
  • Language Dutch (Eng Sub)
  • Runtime 23 mins
REVIEWS

“Rubber Duck Artist, is Man of Principles”
South China Morning Post

“If public art is to be measured by people’s reactions, then Florentijn Hofman’s ranks pretty darn high.”
Yatzer

“One contemporary artist, Florentijn Hofman, creates striking, bold, and joyful pieces that force the average passerby to stop and take notice.”
The PBH Network