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Join internationally acclaimed artist William Kentridge in building a 550 meter-long mural along the city’s urban waterfront.
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    INSTALLATION SNEAK PEAK: A personal wave from the power wash team as they start to clean the first image, delivered straight to your in box; plus your name on the Triumphs and Laments website.

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    HIGH DEF ORIGINALS: Five beautiful, high-definition images of the Triumphs and Laments installation, available to download; plus your name on our website.

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    A LOOK BEHIND THE CURTAIN: A behind-the-scenes video tour of the making of Triumphs and Laments, exclusive for Kickstarter supporters and sent privately to you; plus your name on our website.

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    OFFICIAL T&L GEAR: The limited edition Triumphs and Laments T-shirt featuring an image from the frieze -- worn by all on-site volunteers. Limited edition. Plus your name on our website.

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    SIGNED POSTER: A limited edition Triumphs and Laments poster, signed by William Kentridge. Exclusive to Kickstarter supporters. (approx. 50cm x 70 cm).

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    ALL THE TRIUMPHS, ALL THE LAMENTS, ONE HANDY PACK: A iimited edition series of 50 postcards featuring the full range of images that make up the Triumphs and Laments frieze.

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    SIGNED CATALOGUE: A copy of the gorgeous and expansive catalogue of Triumphs and Laments, signed by William Kentridge. Plus your name on our website.

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    LIMITED EDITION PANORAMIC PHOTO: The full Triumphs and Laments frieze captured in an extraordinary panoramic photograph, signed by William Kentridge. Panoramic prints measure 12” x 36”
    Each panorama is printed with a 3/8” white border. Printed on Kodak Professional Premier Paper. Plus your name on our website.

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    $500 - A PERSONAL TOUR IN ROME: A private walking tour of Piazza Tevere for you and your guests led by a member of the TEVERETERNO creative team that brought this Triumphs and Laments to Rome. This tour may be redeemed on a mutually agreed upon date throughout the year. Plus your name on our website.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    BE PART OF THE SHOW: Join our team for a once and a lifetime opportunity to perform with William Kentridge on one of the opening night musical processions (April 21 or April 22). You will either hold one of the giant shadow puppets or play a percussive instrument. (You must be available for rehearsal on April 20).

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    VIP OPENING NIGHT PARTY: Passes for you and a friend to join Triumphs and Laments sponsors and donors to watch the musical procession -- on one of the two opening nights -- from a special viewing area on the Tiber. Enjoy refreshments while taking in the spectacle. Must be available in Rome for reward redemption.

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    WALK WITH KENTRIDGE: You and up to three guests will enjoy a walk with William Kentridge along the entire Triumphs and Laments frieze and hear from the artist himself about the inspiration for these enormous figures. You must be available in Rome between April 4 and April 23 for this reward redemption. You will also receive a catalogue (at a later date) signed by the artist and your name on our website.

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    SIGNED LIMITED EDITION LITHOGRAPH: Take home one of a run of 60 lithographs made from the ink drawing of La Dolce Vita, one of the figures for Triumphs and Laments, signed by William Kentridge. The print measures 54.5cm by 45cm. You and a guest will also join William and other VIPs for the opening night reception (April 21, 2016) on the Tiber.

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    ADOPT A TRIUMPH -- OR A LAMENT: Officially sponsor the creation of one of the final six Triumphs or Laments images. Receive a certifcate and photograph of the image, signed by William Kentridge, plus a limited edition lithograph (60 print run) from the ink drawing of La Dolce Vita, signed by William Kentridge. Your name will also be listed among the supporters of the project in the catalogue.

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    VACATION AT A 17th CENTURY ORGANIC FARM ON THE AMALFI COAST AND ENJOY A PRIVATE TOUR OF KENTRIDGE'S NEOPOLITAN MURALS: Extraordinary opportunity to spend a week on Italy’s breathtaking Amalfi Coast, at Casa L'Orto, the private estate of the late modern master Sol LeWitt. Donated by Carol LeWitt, an avid supporter of Triumphs and Laments, the 17th century organic farm is located in Praiano, a picturesque cliffside village of 2,000 residents about an hour south of Naples, situated between Positano and Amalfi. The dramatic house features major wall drawings by Sol LeWitt and has been featured in "World of lnteriors" and "Art In America." PHOTO GALLERY HERE: http://www.artinamericamagazine.com/news-features/magazine/lewitt-house-in-praiano/#slideshow-1
    The property comfortably sleeps six guests and includes a small plunge pool overlooking the Tyrrhanian Sea. Casa L'Orto is located within close proximity to the ruins of Pompei, the astonishing Conca lei Marini, and all the charms of the Amalfi Coast. Your stay will include at private tour of the Toledo Metro Art Station in Naples, featuring two mosaics by William Kentridge, followed by a private lunch for 6-8 people at the famed Galleria Lia Rumma. Travel not included, availability based on prior arrangement (Tours and Lunch not available in August).

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