Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present
Please watch the 1 hour 45 minute documentary titled "Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present (2012)." The link is listed below:
Marina Abramovic is known as the "Grandmother of Performance Art." This documentary follows the Serbian performance artist as she prepares for a retrospective of her work at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
Please write a 3 paragraph minimum summary of the documentary that includes the following:
1. Which of her works do you find most powerful? Why?
2. How you feel about her work in general, why you feel this way?
3. Do you consider "performance art" a real and valid art form?
4. How do you think Abramovic's work is different from the work of some of the other artists you have recently learned about/been exposed to?