Len Lye: Master of Motion

Tue 13 Dec 2022
Len Lye in studio, 1960s, Len Lye Foundation Collection.
Master of Motion the newly commissioned documentary about Len Lye will screen daily between 1pm and 2pm, in the Len Lye Centre cinema.

Produced by the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery and Belmont Productions, Master of Motion celebrates the life and work of Len Lye and his longstanding relationship with Aotearoa, Taranaki and the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.

Alongside vintage footage of the artist and interviews with experts in hi art, Master of Motion includes a wealth of recently uncovered archival materials telling the Len Lye’s story in his own voice.

The new 30 minute documentary introduces audiences to the Len Lye story, showcasing his visionary work in film and sculpture, his monumental ambitions for his work beyond his own life and his legacy in the Len Lye Centre.

NZ | 2022 | 30 min | Dir. Rick Harvie.

Screenings of Master of Motion will take place daily in the Len Lye Cinema, between 1pm - 2pm. Check in with our staff for day to day screening times.


Len Lye: Master of Motion.


Len Lye: Master of Motion.