Doc Thoughts: Art and Craft

Mark Landis is one of the most prolific art forgers in U.S. history.  For over 30 years, Landis has forged over 100 pieces, donating them to 46 museums in 20 states.  Suffering from mental illness, Landis describes himself as having an “addiction to philanthropy” and finds himself continuing to create forgeries, even though he knows […]

Hot Docs 2014: Art and Craft

Mark Landis is one of the most prolific art forgers in U.S. history.  For over 30 years, Landis has forged over 100 pieces, donating them to 46 museums in 20 states.  Suffering from mental illness, Landis describes himself as having an “addiction to philanthropy” and finds himself continuing to create forgeries, even though he knows […]