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Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang – smARTfilms: You Call That Art?
Past Event

(2016) 79 min

Known for his spectacular pyrotechnic displays (as in the opening fireworks of the 2008 or 2022 Olympics in Beijing), Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang attempts his most ambitious project yet. His story is told through his own words as well as family and friends, spanning from his childhood in Mao’s China all the way to his present day world-renowned art performances on a global scale.


smARTfilm series offers two film showings each day!

Matinee: 2pm
Evening: 7pm


See all films at a discounted rate!
Series pass holders can use their pass at their choice of either the matinee or evening showing for each film. Simply show up at your desired showing and we’ll check you off our list!


May 23, 2023


Frank Buxton Auditorium



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