German actor Armin Mueller-Stahl will attend the 43rd Karlovy Vary film festival to host a gala opening of an exhibit of his paintings. The Oscar-nominated actor (for Shine) will be honored with the prize of the town of Karlovy Vary.
Mueller-Stahl last attended the festival in 1997, and prior to that, in 1962. The exhibit of his art ranges from large scale paintings to drawings, sketches, and works of combined techniques. The exhibit was has been prepared by the Karlovy Vary Art Gallery in cooperation with Kunsthaus Lubeck and runs from July 6 to September 5. For further information refer to the Karlovy Vary press release in the "Festival" section of FNE.