19 results for your search

Civilisations (Arts), Episode 8 of 9, The Cult Of Progress
See details
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 8 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
David shows how in New Zealand one artist was co-opted by the Maori who used his sills to record their culture and celebrate their ancestors. As the 19th Century came to an end, the certainties of industrial and scientific advance were increasingly questioned; many artists (Gauguin and Picasso amongst them) turned...
directed by Ian Leese, fl. 1993; presented by David Olusoga, fl. 1999; produced by Ian Leese, fl. 1993, Nutopia, Open University and British Broadcasting Corporation, in Civilisations (Arts), Episode 8 of 9 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2018), 54 mins
×
New Seven Wonders in 360, The Colosseum
See details
produced by Guglielmo Mattioli, fl. 2016 and Veda Shastri, fl. 2010, New York Times Company, in New Seven Wonders in 360 (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 1 min
The largest amphitheater of the Roman Empire could hold up to 70,000 people.
produced by Guglielmo Mattioli, fl. 2016 and Veda Shastri, fl. 2010, New York Times Company, in New Seven Wonders in 360 (New York, NY: The New York Times 360, 2017), 1 min
×
NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4, Colosseum: Roman Death Trap
See details
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
The Colosseum is a monument to Roman imperial power and cruelty. Its graceful lines and harmonious proportions concealed a highly efficient design and advanced construction methods that made hundreds of arches out of 100,000 tons of stone. In its elliptical arena, tens of thousands of gladiators, slaves, prisoners...
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
×
Treasures of Ancient Greece, The Long Shadow
See details
directed by Suniti Somaiya, fl. 2011; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by Suniti Somaiya, fl. 2011, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins
Is Ancient Greek art just a collection of elegant works of marble, framed by a love of democracy and enlightened reasoning? Far from it. Art critic and journalist Alastair Sooke demonstrates it is in fact far more diverse and surprising – a multi-cultural mix of styles, techniques and materials that left no subj...
directed by Suniti Somaiya, fl. 2011; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by Suniti Somaiya, fl. 2011, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins
×
Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 1, The Age of Heroes
See details
directed by David Vincent, fl. 2004; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by David Vincent, fl. 2004, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
Is Ancient Greek art just a collection of elegant works of marble, framed by a love of democracy and enlightened reasoning? Far from it. Art critic and journalist Alastair Sooke demonstrates it is in fact far more diverse and surprising – a multi-cultural mix of styles, techniques and materials that left no subj...
directed by David Vincent, fl. 2004; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by David Vincent, fl. 2004, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 1 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 51 mins
×
Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 2, The Classical Revolution
See details
directed by David Vincent, fl. 2004; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by David Vincent, fl. 2004, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 50 mins
Is Ancient Greek art just a collection of elegant works of marble, framed by a love of democracy and enlightened reasoning? Far from it. Art critic and journalist Alastair Sooke demonstrates it is in fact far more diverse and surprising – a multi-cultural mix of styles, techniques and materials that left no subj...
directed by David Vincent, fl. 2004; presented by Alastair Sooke, fl. 2009; produced by David Vincent, fl. 2004, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Treasures of Ancient Greece, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 50 mins
×
Apples, Pears and Paint: How to Make a Still Life Painting
See details
directed by Liam McArdle, fl. 2005; produced by Liam McArdle, fl. 2005, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
This richly detailed film journeys through the epic history of still life painting, featuring a range of delights from the earliest existing mural paintings discovered at Pompeii to the cubist masterpieces of Picasso. Awash with rich imagery of fruit and flowers as well as humble domestic objects, this lively take...
directed by Liam McArdle, fl. 2005; produced by Liam McArdle, fl. 2005, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
×
Physical Geology, A Transformation of Beauty
See details
produced by Dallas County Community College District, in Physical Geology (Dallas County, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2012), 3 mins
Metamorphism transforms common limestone into marble, a specialized and highly desired product for art works and construction. The wide variety of colors and textures found in various geological settings makes possible unique sculptures and buildings. Even the most similar marbles are usually distinguished by slig...
produced by Dallas County Community College District, in Physical Geology (Dallas County, TX: Dallas County Community College District, 2012), 3 mins
×
NOVA, Season 35, Episode 3, Secrets of The Parthenon
See details
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Michael Beckham, 1938-2017; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Lisa Mirowitz, fl. 2002, Christine Le Goff, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and David Condon, fl. 1974, in NOVA, Season 35, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 53 mins
Join a team of architects and engineers as they investigate the many mysteries of this icon of Western civilization. How did the ancient Greeks design and build their masterpiece so quickly? How did they achieve such precision and perfection without modern tools and architectural aids that we take for granted toda...
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Michael Beckham, 1938-2017; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Lisa Mirowitz, fl. 2002, Christine Le Goff, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and David Condon, fl. 1974, in NOVA, Season 35, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2008), 53 mins
×
The Vatican Museums
See details
directed by Luca de Mata; composed by Stelvio Cipriani, 1937-; produced by Edizioni Musei Vaticani (Vatican City: Janson Media, 2006), 2 hours 34 mins
THE VATICAN MUSEUMS was the culmination of three years of research and filming, the collaboration of thirty-two scholars and historians from around the world, a crew of forty directors of photography, operators, and lighting technicians, state-of-the-art digital cinematography, lighting, animation, and computerize...
directed by Luca de Mata; composed by Stelvio Cipriani, 1937-; produced by Edizioni Musei Vaticani (Vatican City: Janson Media, 2006), 2 hours 34 mins
×

Pages