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Large Scale Projects: Claes Oldenburg and Cooje van Bruggen
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directed by Nick Doob, 1948- and Lana Jokel; produced by Filmakers Library (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1991), 58 mins
Claus Oldenburg, one of the giants of pop art was the subject of an acclaimed retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art. He is famous for making oversized replicas of everyday objects, i.e., a giant hamburger and a lipstick tube the size of a tree. This film illustrates his collaboration with his wife, Coosje van...
directed by Nick Doob, 1948- and Lana Jokel; produced by Filmakers Library (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1991), 58 mins
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Larry Rivers, Public and Private
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directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Filmakers Library (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
During his lifetime, Larry Rivers was a prominent figurative artist, noted for bridging the gap between abstract expressionism and pop art. Having made a major impact on the art scene during New York’s post-war cultural explosion, Rivers is also largely celebrated for bringing history back into contemporary pain...
directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Filmakers Library (Alexandria, VA: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 30 mins
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Chinese Contemporary Art: Artists Working in China
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directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 58 mins
While most westerners have some familiarity with traditional Chinese art, the isolationism and restrictive policies of the post war years have precluded a development of a contemporary art scene that would interest outsiders. This has all changed in recent years and there has been an astounding flowering of innova...
directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 58 mins
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Strong-Cuevas Sculpture
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directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 38 mins
Strong-Cuevas sculpts powerful, larger than life pieces that can hold sway on a hilltop, and conjure up tribal pieces from Africa or Oceania. In this film, we follow her from her studio in Amagansett, Long Island to the foundry up the Hudson where her pieces take their final shape in its glowing furnace. With an e...
directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 38 mins
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Chinese Contemporary Art Comes to America.
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directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 18 mins
This is the companion film to Chinese Contemporary Art: Artists Working in China. It focuses on the ground-breaking Chinese art being exhibited in the US that has excited Western curators and collectors alike. Often ambitious in scale and experimental in nature, this work reflects the unprecedented changes in Chin...
directed by Lana Jokel; produced by Lana Jokel (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 1 hour 18 mins
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