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Against the Grain: The Sapperton Group of Craftsmen Designers
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directed by Margaret Dickinson, fl. 1967; produced by Four Corners Films (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 52 mins
The aspirations and achievements of the English furniture designers and craftsmen, Ernest Gimson (1863-1919), Ernest Barnsley (1863-1926), and Sidney Barnsley (1865-1926), who settled in the Cotswolds and devoted themselves to the development of traditional crafts.
directed by Margaret Dickinson, fl. 1967; produced by Four Corners Films (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 52 mins
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City of Dreams
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directed by Belinda Mason; produced by Gaby Mason, fl. 1993, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2000), 57 mins
When the brilliant and fiery Marion Mahony, the first registered woman architect in the world and the longest serving designer in Frank Lloyd Wright’s practice, married Walter Burley Griffin, it was the beginning of one of the most outstanding artistic collaborations of the 20th century. This visionary American...
directed by Belinda Mason; produced by Gaby Mason, fl. 1993, Film Australia Ltd. (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 2000), 57 mins
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Part 1, Frank Lloyd Wright: A Film by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick - Part 1
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directed by Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Peter Miller, fl. 2000, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Part 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
Frank Lloyd Wright was the greatest of all American architects. He was an authentic American genius, a man who believed he was destined to redesign the world, creating everything anew. Over the course of his long career, Wright designed over eight hundred buildings, including such revolutionary structures as the G...
directed by Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-; produced by Peter Miller, fl. 2000, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Part 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
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Homes by Design, 44, Arts and Crafts
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 44 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 23 mins
The Arts and Crafts movement, which originated in Britain during the Industrial Revolution and was subsequently adopted by American and Canadian designers, set new standards for artisans. This video profiles the craftsman bungalow, an inexpensive, Arts and Crafts-inspired house that was marketed to the general con...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 44 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 23 mins
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Homes by Design, 49, Post Modernism
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 49 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 24 mins
This program shows how postmodern designers have reclaimed some traditional elements discarded by modernists while injecting individuality and humor into their designs.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 49 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 24 mins
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Homes by Design, 51, Contemporary Rural
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 51 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 24 mins
Emphasizing the creative freedom architects have when designing in rural areas, this video presents a cedar pole house with decks, glass walls, and a waterfront view built around a landscaped courtyard. It looks at a transparent, box-shaped house with wood, slate, and copper details that makes historical reference...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 51 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 24 mins
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Homes by Design, 57, Recycling City Space
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 57 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 23 mins
As urban land becomes scarcer and more expensive, residents and developers recycle previously overlooked buildings and space into housing. This video profiles the reclamation and reuse of unusual inner-city sites. It visits a loft in London, a space in Montreal, and a Vancouver industrial site that has been redesi...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 57 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1998), 23 mins
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Homes by Design, 58, Exclusive Neighborhoods
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 58 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1999), 24 mins
Exclusive neighborhoods are havens for sophisticated architectural experiments. This video profiles a home in British Columbia’s Shaunessy Heights, an area inspired by London’s Regent’s Park and Hampstead, and tours its large halls, marble floors, unusual den, and elegant gardens. It looks at a house in a wo...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 58 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1999), 24 mins
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Homes by Design, 65, Official Residences
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 65 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1999), 24 mins
Revealing size and stateliness as the crucial features of an official residence, this video travels to Kingsmere and Government House in Canada and to Canada House in France. The home of the Speaker of the House of Commons, Kingsmere began as a farmhouse and has grown into a country estate. Government House, the o...
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 65 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture, 1999), 24 mins
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Homes by Design, 69, Condo Living
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directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 69 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture), 25 mins
This program looks at the history of the condominium. It tours a self-contained community development of 90 luxury condos in Toronto, designer Kenneth Ko’s hillside condo in Hong Kong, the Wallis House in Ottawa, and architect Carlos Sanchez’s renovation of a 1492 courtyard home in Andalusia.
directed by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010; produced by Katherine Jeans, fl. 1995-2010, Neil Bregman, 1954- and Barry Hobin, fl. 1999, Sound Venture, in Homes by Design, 69 (Ottawa, ON: Sound Venture), 25 mins
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