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Balenciaga, Endurance in an Ephemeral World
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directed by Oskar Tejedor, 1968- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2009), 52 mins
The designs of Cristóbal Balenciaga reveal a fashion genius. If haute couture came to be recognized as an art form, it is largely thanks to him. The heritage of Balenciaga reveals a new system of perfect proportions around the female body. Linking simplicity and modernity, he has exercised a greater influence on...
directed by Oskar Tejedor, 1968- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2009), 52 mins
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James McNeill Whistler and the Case for Beauty
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directed by Karen Thomas, fl. 2014; produced by Karen Thomas, fl. 2014, Film Odyssey (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 57 mins
Caustic wit, man about town, James McNeill Whistler was the original art star. Famous for his patent leather shoes, monocle, and uptown swagger, Whistler’s theatrics attracted the curiosity of buyers and the attention of the critics. But beneath the high gloss and mannered style, the struggle of this pioneering...
directed by Karen Thomas, fl. 2014; produced by Karen Thomas, fl. 2014, Film Odyssey (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 57 mins
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