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Achieving the Unachievable
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directed by Jean Bergeron; produced by Christiane Ciupka and Galina Tomov, Locomotion Films (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2007), 52 mins
In 1956, Dutch artist Maurits C. Escher challenged the laws of perspective with Print Gallery and found himself trapped behind an impossible barrier... This uncompleted masterpiece quickly became the most puzzling enigma of Modern Art, for both artists and scientist. Half a century later, mathematician Hendrik L...
directed by Jean Bergeron; produced by Christiane Ciupka and Galina Tomov, Locomotion Films (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2007), 52 mins
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Alfred
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
Alfred Levitt was perhaps the ultimate raconteur. He was a gifted storyteller, renowned artist, humanist, anarchist, sportsmen and spelunker. The documentary is a 'Rashomon' style look at his life and career from several points of view. Time and reflection, however, cast their own baleful eye on these efforts, in...
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
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All About Looking
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directed by Nancy Dine, fl. 1995; produced by Richard Stilwell, fl. 1995 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 30 mins
Renowned American artist Jim Dine teaches drawing (from male and female nude models) at the famed Internationale Sommerakademie fur Bildene Kunst in Salzburg, Austria. The method is rigorous: Models maintain one pose per week; students keep their easels in the same place and each day make a complete, well-observed...
directed by Nancy Dine, fl. 1995; produced by Richard Stilwell, fl. 1995 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 30 mins
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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1, Episode 1, Place
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directed by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004; produced by Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2001), 54 mins
How does contemporary art address the idea of place? How do artists working today reveal and question commonly held assumptions about land, home, and national identity? The "Art in the Twenty-First Century" documentary "Place" explores these questions through the work of Laurie Anderson, Richard Serra, Sally Mann,...
directed by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004; produced by Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2001), 54 mins
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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 2, Loss and Desire
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; produced by Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 53 mins
Thoughts and responses to themes of "Loss & Desire" surface in many areas of our lives, from the philosophical to the emotional. In this episode, specific works of art cause us to contemplate issues such as war and peace; the loss of community and the desire for connection; and the age-old human longing for perfec...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; produced by Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 53 mins
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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 4, Humor
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directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; produced by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 56 mins
The four artists profiled in "Humor" have been influenced by the history of humor and comedy, including vaudeville, cartoons, and comic books. The artists in this hour reveal how humor and satire can stimulate laughter as well as serve as a vehicle to explore serious subjects, such as feminism, the natural environ...
directed by Charles Atlas, 1958-; produced by Catherine Tatge, fl. 2004, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 2, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2003), 56 mins
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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 5, Episode 2, Fantasy
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produced by Eve Moros Ortega, fl. 2009, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 5, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 57 mins
Through in-depth profiles and dynamic behind-the-scenes footage featuring artists from around the world, speaking directly about their inspirations and ideas, Season Five shows a broad range of artistic practice, technical innovation, and experimentation, from artists tackling large-scale collaborative projects in...
produced by Eve Moros Ortega, fl. 2009, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 5, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 57 mins
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Art House, Art House, Part 1
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directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Chris Hilton, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 26 mins
A fascinating four-part series that goes behind the closed doors of the Australian Art Auction world to meet the key players who buy and sell art in the ferociously competitive art scene. Two international houses – Sotheby's and Christies – have dominated the Australian art auction market until the recent rise...
directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Chris Hilton, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 26 mins
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Art House, Art House, Part 2
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directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Dasha Ross, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 27 mins
A fascinating four-part series that goes behind the closed doors of the Australian Art Auction world to meet the key players who buy and sell art in the ferociously competitive art scene. Two international houses – Sotheby's and Christies – have dominated the Australian art auction market until the recent rise...
directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Dasha Ross, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 27 mins
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Art House, Art House, Part 4
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directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Dasha Ross, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 27 mins
A fascinating four-part series that goes behind the closed doors of the Australian Art Auction world to meet the key players who buy and sell art in the ferociously competitive art scene. Two international houses – Sotheby's and Christies – have dominated the Australian art auction market until the recent rise...
directed by Lisa Matthews, fl. 2002; produced by Dasha Ross, in Art House (New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2004), 27 mins
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