10.01.13 by Jeff

Mark Landis – Father Philanthropy

Mark Landis - Father Philanthropy

Mark Landis - Father Philanthropy
Introducing Mark Landis, master art forger. I really wish this little documentary was a lot longer. Watch below!

Directed by Terri Timely for Avant/Garde Diaries.













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Paul Fiore

    i wish this was much longer as well… really fascinating

    • i wanted to see more of the news reports surrounding his fakes being donated to museums

  • Tim Roth

    Fascinating! What a strange drive and I wonder if he has any squashed desires to make original work.

  • Fascinating! What a strange drive and I wonder if he has any squashed desires to make original work.

    • yea it’s such a specific passion to copy things

  • Does anyone know if there is a longer version of this?

    • from what i understand there is more on the way!

  • such a lovely man doing what he likes !!!!

  • Patrick




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