The Missing Piece: The Truth about the Man Who Stole the Mona Lisa
BEST BETDATE: May 17 2013, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PMCost:$13.CATEGORY: Arts and ExhibitsVENUE INFORMATION:Denver Art Museum100 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy.Denver, CO 80204
Think fancy gadgets and high-tech tools are a requirement for a high-profile heist? Not when you’re Vincenzo Peruggia—the man who stole the Mona Lisa from the Louvre in 1911. In this documentary combining historical photographs, interviews with Peruggia’s descendants, and a large dose of humor, discover how this housepainter from Italy pulled off one of the greatest robberies of all time, in one of the simplest ways possible. Fri 7-9 p.m.