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General Art History

  • 150 Years of Photography. 6 tapes.
    • Best or Nothing. (26 min.)
    • Domestic Memories. (26 min.)
    • Eyes of Empire. (26 min.)
    • Magic Mirror. (26 min.)
    • Pencil of Nature. (26 min.)
    • Real Thing. (26 min.)
  • African American Art. Past & Present. 3 tapes.
  • Art of the Western World, Parts 1-9.
  • Artist Was A Woman. (58 min.)
  • Ave Maria. (51 min.)
  • Crossroads of Continents: Eiteljorg Mus. of American & Western Art. (8 min.)
  • Fine Art of Faking It. (60 min.)
  • Forbidden Goddess. (28 min.)
  • How Art Made the World. (290 min.) DVD
  • How the World Dresses. Clothing and Global Culture. (23 min.) DVD
  • Louvre. Treasures of France. (56 min.)
  • Mother Ireland. (52 min.)
  • Simon Schama's Power of Art. (50 min. each) DVD
    • Caravaggio, Bernini, Rembrandt
    • David, Turner, Van Gogh
    • Picasso, Rothko

Prehistoric

  • A Cave Beneath the Sea. (28 min.)
  • The Caves of Altamira. (26 min.)
  • The Origins of Art in France. (40 min.)
  • Prehistoric Monuments of Europe. (43 min.)

Ancient

  • Ancient Egypt. (47 min.) DVD NEW
  • Coins & Medals: The Small Change (26 min.)
  • Experiencing Rome. Tuck, Steven. 36 lectures. (30 min. ea.) DVD
  • God-Haunted (Greek art in the British Museum). (26 min.)
  • Lost City of the Aegean (Minoan art). (28 min.)
  • Sumer, Babylon, Assyria: The Wolves. (26 min.)
  • Pandora's Box: Roles of Women in Ancient Greece. (47 min.)
  • Trajan's Column (50 min.)
  • Who Was Cleopatra? (23 min.)

Early Christian-Medieval

  • 3 English Cathedrals: Norwich, Lincoln, Wells. (45 min.)
  • 15 Joys of Marriage. (11 min.)
  • African Ascetics & Celtic Monks: Christianity in the 5th & 6th Centuries. (47 min.)
  • Anchoress. (108 min.)
  • And They Sang A New Song. Santiago de Compostela. (28 min.)
  • Bayeux Tapestry. CD-ROM
  • Book of Kells: A Masterpiece Recreated. (15 min.)
  • Byzantium. The Lost Empire
    • Building the Dream. Heaven on Earth. (100 min.)
    • Envy of the World. Forever & Ever. (100 min.)
  • Cathedral, by David Macaulay. (58 min.)
  • Crescent and Cross: Rise of Islam & Age of Crusades. (58 min.)
  • End of Rome, the Birth of Europe. (52 min.)
  • English Handwriting in the Dark Ages. (18 min.)
  • French Romanesque Architecture & Sculpture. (47 min.)
  • Hildegard of Bingen. Radiant Life. (40 min.)
  • Jerusalem: The Bloody Path of the Crusades. (50 min.)
  • Lady and the Unicorn. Making Sense of the Senses. (32 min.)
  • Last Judgements in Medieval Sculpture. (19 min.)
  • Light on the Stones: Vezelay. (24 min.)
  • Luttrell Psalter. (22 min.)
  • Lindisfarne Gospels. (35 min.)
  • Making of a Manuscript. (23 min.)
  • Medici & the Library. (30 min.)
  • Medieval Book. An Intro. to Medieval Manuscripts. (25 min.)
  • Medieval Women. (24 min.)
  • Medieval Monastery. (23 min.)
  • Misericords: Hidden Mirrors of Medieval Life. 5 videos. (30-45 min.)
  • Psychomachia. (22 min.)
  • Romance of the Rose. (80 min.)
  • Ruthwell Cross. (20 min.)
  • Sacramentary of Henry II & the Uta Codex. CD-ROM
  • Siena: Chronicles of a Medieval Commune. (28 min.)
  • Sorceress. (98 min.)
  • Sutton Hoo Ship Burial. (25 min.)
  • Testament: The Power & the Glory. (52 min.)
  • Tradesmen & Treasures. Gothic & Renaissance Nuremberg. (58 min.)
  • Voyages of the Vikings. (23 min.)

Renaissance

  • Botticelli's Calumny of Apelles. (10 min.)
  • Early Optics & the Painters' Art. (73 min.)
  • Ginevra's Story. (57 min.)
  • Life of Leonardo da Vinci. 3 tapes, 5 parts (270 min. total)
    • Part 1: 1452-1482
    • Part 2-3: 1482-1500
    • Part 4-5: 1500-1519
  • Michelangelo [See: Return to Glory]
  • Piero della Francesca. (10 min.)
  • Raphael: Legend & Legacy. (58 min.)
  • Raphael: The Apprentice Years. (58 min.)
  • Raphael: The Prince of Painters. (58 min.)
  • Return to Glory: Michelangelo Revealed. (52 min.)
  • Saving the Sistine Chapel, NOVA. (60 min.)
  • Sister Wendy's Story of Painting. The Renaissance. (60 min.)

17th - 18th Century

  • An Hour at Versailles. (60 min.)
  • Art of Darkness. (52 min.)
  • Baroque Painting in France & Italy. (28 min.)
  • Bernini [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • Caravaggio [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • David [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • David: The Passing Show. (50 min.)
  • Melancholia of Pleasure: Antoine Watteau. (18 min.)
  • Rembrandt [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • Royal Rococo. (12 min.)
  • Vanishing Rembrandts. (52 min.)
  • Watteau, Antoine [See: Melancholia of Pleasure]

19th Century

  • Mr. Bing & L'Art Nouveau. (52 min.)
  • Cassatt, Mary: Impressionist from Philadelphia. (30 min.)
  • Cezanne. Three Colors. (56 min.)
  • Citizen Barnes. (57 min.)
  • Degas: The Unquiet Spirit. (65 min.)
  • Gauguin, Paul. The Savage Dream. (45 min.)
  • Lust for Life, starring Kirk Douglas. (2 hr. 3 min.)
  • Pleasant Hill: Remembered, Restored, Revisited. (30 min.)
  • Renoir, Cezanne, Matisse and Dr. Barnes. CD-ROM
  • Sister Wendy's Story of Painting. The Age of Revolution. (60 min.)
  • Turner [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • Van Gogh in Arles: In a Brilliant Light. (57 min.)
  • Van Gogh, Vincent [See: Lust for Life]
  • Van Gogh, Vincent [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]

20th - 21st Century

A-C

  • 60 Minutes, Thornton Dial [See: Tin Man]
  • A New Spirit in Painting. (58 min.)
  • Abramovic, Marina [See: Our City Dreams]
  • Abramovic, Marina [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Acres, Reverend Ethan. (11 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Adams, Ansel. American Experience (100 min.) DVD
  • Adams, Ansel. Photographer. (60 min.)
  • Africa Between Myth & Reality. Betty LaDuke. (30 min.) DVD
  • African American Artists. Affirmation Today. (28 min.)
  • Against the Odds. Artists of the Harlem Renaissance. (60 min.)
  • Ali, Laylah [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • All About Looking. Jim Dine. (29 min.)
  • Altmejd, David [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Amer, Ghada [See: Our City Dreams]
  • American Art in the Sixties. (58 min.)
  • Andrews, Benny [See: Colored Frames. 14 min. Featurette]
  • Antin, Eleanor [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Antoni, Janine [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Applebroog. Ida [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Arbus, Diane. (30 min.)
  • Arneson, Robert [See: Revolutions of the Wheel]
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century (2 tapes, 120 min. ea., or 1 DVD)
    • Place (Season 1, Tape 1, 60 min.)
      • Richard Serra
      • Sally Mann
      • Margaret Kilgallen/Barry McGee
      • Pepon Osorio
    • Spirituality (Season 1, Tape 1, 60 min.)
      • Ann Hamilton
      • John Feodorov
      • Shahzia Sikander
      • James Turrell
    • Identity (Tape 2, 60 min.)
      • Bruce Nauman
      • Kerry James Marshall
      • Maya Lin
      • Louise Bourgeois
    • Consumption (Tape 2, 60 min.)
      • Michael Ray Charles
      • Matthew Barney
      • Andrea Zittel
      • Mel Chin
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 2 (2 tapes, 120 min. ea., or 1 DVD)
    • Stories (Tape 1, 60 min.)
      • Kara Walker
      • Kiki Smith
      • Do-Ho Suh
      • Trenton Doyle Hancock
    • Loss and Desire (Tape 1, 60 min.)
      • Collier Schorr
      • Gabriel Orozco
      • Janine Antoni
    • Time (Tape 2, 60 min.)
      • Martin Puryear
      • Paul Pfeiffer
      • Vija Celmins
      • Tim Hawkinson
    • Humor (Tape 2, 60 min.)
      • Eleanor Antin
      • Raymond Pettibon
      • Elizabeth Murray
      • Walton Ford
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 3 (220 min.) DVD
    • Power (55 min.)
      • Cai Guo-Qiang
      • Laylah Ali
      • Krzysztof Wodiczko
      • Ida Applebroog
    • Memory (55 min.)
      • Susan Rothenberg
      • Mike Kelley
      • Hiroshi Sugimoto
      • Josiah McElheny
    • Structures (55 min.)
      • Mathew Ritchie
      • Fred Wilson
      • Richard Tuttle
      • Roni Horn
    • Play (55 min.)
      • Jessica Stockholder
      • Oliver Herring
      • Arturo Herrera
      • Ellen Gallagher
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 4 (220 min.) DVD
    • Romance (55 min.)
      • Laurie Simmons
      • Lari Pittman
      • Judy Pfaff
      • Pierre Huyghe
    • Protest (55 min.)
      • Nancy Spero
      • An-My Le
      • Alfredo Jaar
      • Jenny Holzer
    • Ecology (55 min.)
      • Ursula von Rydingsvard
      • Inigo Manglano-Ovalle
      • Robert Adams
      • Mark Dion
    • Paradox (55 min.)
      • Mark Bradford
      • Catherine Sullivan
      • Robert Ryman
      • Allora & Calzadilla
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 5 (220 min.) DVD
    • Compassion (55 min.)
      • William Kentridge
      • Carrie Mae Weems
      • Doris Salcedo
    • Fantasy (55 min.)
      • Jeff Koons
      • Mary Heilmann
      • Florian Maier-Aichen
      • Cao Fei
    • Transformation (55 min.)
      • Yinka Shonibare MBE
      • Cindy Sherman
      • Paul McCarthy
    • Systems (55 min.)
      • Julie Mehretu
      • John Baldeessari
      • Kimsooja
      • Allan McCollum
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 6 (220 min.) DVD NEW
    • Change (55 min.)
      • Catherine Opie
      • El Anatsui
      • Ai Weiwei
    • Boundaries (55 min.)
      • David Altmejd
      • Tabaimo
      • assume vivid astro focus
      • Lynda Benglis
    • History (55 min.)
      • Glenn Ligon
      • Mary Reid Kelley
      • Marina Abramovic
    • Balance (55 min.)
      • Rackstraw Downes
      • Robert Mangold
      • Sarah Sze
  • Art:21. Art in the 21st Century, Season 7 (240 min.) DVD NEW
    • Investigation (55 min.)
      • Thomas Hirschhorn
      • Graciela Iturbide
      • Leonardo Drew
    • Secrets (55 min.)
      • Elliot Hundley
      • Arlene Shechet
      • Trevor Paglen
    • Legacy (55 min.)
      • Wolfgang Laib
      • Tania Bruguera
      • Abraham Cruzvillegas
    • Fiction (55 min.)
      • Katharina Grosse
      • Joan Jonas
      • Omer Fast
  • Art City: Making it in Manhattan. (58 min.)
  • Art City: A Ruling Passion. (58 min.)
  • Art City: Simplicity. (59 min.)
  • Artists & Photographers Profiled
    • Climate of New York
    • Roy Lichtenstein--Reflections (29 min.)
    • Tilting at Space--Jan Groover (28 min.)
    • The Phillips Collection (29 min.)
    • Duane Michals (14 min.)
    • Brice Marden (20 min.)
    • Horst
    • Aaron Siskind
    • Harry Callahan, Eleanor & Barbara
  • Artists at Work: New Deal Art Projects. (35 min.)
  • Art of the Steal. Barnes Collection. (101 min.) DVD
  • assume vivid astro focus [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Avedon, Richard. Darkness and Light. (87 min.)
  • Avant-Garde in Russia. (57 min.)
  • Baca, Judy [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Baldessari, John [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Barnes Collection [See: Art of the Steal]
  • Barnes Collection [See: Citizen Barnes]
  • Barney, Matthew [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Barney, Matthew [See Body as a Matrix]
  • Basquiat, Jean-Michel. (55 min.)
  • Bearden, Romare. (28 min.)
  • Bearden, Romare. Visual Jazz. (28 min.)
  • Benglis, Lynda [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Between the Folds. (55 min.) DVD
  • Blood Ties: Life & Work of Sally Mann. (30 min.)
  • Body as a Matrix: Matthew Barneys Cremaster Cycle. (53 min.) DVD
  • Boneshop of the Heart. Outsider Art. (53 min.) DVD
  • Bonnard, Pierre: In Search of Pure Color. (55 min.)
  • Bourgeois, Louise [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Braque, Georges [See: New Ways of Seeing]
  • Buchanan, Beverly [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Brugera, Tania [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Cai Guo-Qiang [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Cao Fei [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Calder, Alexander. American Masters (60 min.)
  • Callahan, Harry [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Caro, Anthony. (26 min.)
  • Cartier-Bresson, Henri. (37 min.)
  • Catlett, Elizabeth. Sculpting the Truth. (28 min.)
  • Celmins, Vija [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Charles, Michael Ray [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Chicago, Judy, and the California Girls. (27 min.) DVD
  • Chihuly Over Venice. (90 min.)
  • Chin, Mel [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Christo and Jeanne-Claude, 5 Films About. [3 DVDs] DVD
    • Christo's Valley Curtain. (28 min.)
    • Running Fence. (58 min.)
    • Islands. (57 min.)
    • Christo in Paris. (58 min.)
    • Umbrellas. (81 min.)
  • Christo's Valley Curtain. (28 min.)
  • Cinema 16. American Short Films. (209 min.) DVD
  • Cinema 16. European Short Films. (2 DVD set, 218 min. total) DVD
  • Citizen Barnes. (57 min.)
  • Close, Chuck. (57 min.)
  • Colescott, Robert. The One-Two Punch. (28 min.)
  • Colored Frames. (56 min.) DVD NEW
  • Cornell, Joseph. Shadowplay Eterniday. (Text and DVD) DVD
  • Cruzvillegas, Abraham [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Cunningham, Imogen [See: Portrait of Imogen]

D-J

  • Davis, Bing. The Joy of Being Alive. (22 min.)
  • Definitive Dali. (75 min.)
  • Degenerate Art. (60 min.)
  • Deren, Maya. Divine Horsemen. The Living Gods of Haiti. (52 min.) DVD
  • Dial, Thornton. Mr. Dial Has Something to Say. (60 min.) DVD
  • Dial, Thornton [See: Boneshop of the Heart]
  • Dial, Thornton [See: Tin Man]
  • Dine, Jim. [See: All About Looking]
  • Dine, Jim: A Self-Portrait on the Walls. (28 min.)
  • Downes, Rackstraw [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Drew, Leonardo [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Duchamp, Marcel, in his Own Words. (34 min.)
  • Eames, Charles and Ray. Films of Charles & Ray Eames (6 DVD set) DVD
  • Europe after the Rain, I. (47 min.)
  • Europe after the Rain, II. (42 min.)
  • Fast, Omer [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Feodorov, John [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Fire in the East. A Portrait of Robert Frank. (28 min.)
  • Fischli, Peter [See: Way Things Go]
  • Fluxfilm Anthology. George Maciunas & Fluxus. (135 min.)
  • Ford, Walton [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Fourteen Americans. (90 min.)
  • Frank and Ollie. (Disney animators) (89 min.) DVD
  • Frank, Robert [See: Fire in the East. A Portrait of Robert Frank]
  • Gallagher, Ellen [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Ganson, Arthur, Presents a Few Machines. DVD
  • Gehry, Frank. [See: Sketches of Frank Gehry]
  • Gilbert & George. The World of Gilbert & George. (69 min.) DVD
  • Goat Island [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Godzilla Meets Mona Lisa. (58 min.)
  • Goldsworthy, Andy. Rivers and Tides. (90 min.) DVD
  • Gomez-Pena, Guillermo [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Gowin, Emmet [See: Photographer's Eye]
  • Groover, Jan [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Grosse, Katharina [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Guston, Philip. A Life Lived. (59 min.) VHS
  • Guston, Philip. A Life Lived. (59 min.) DVD NEW
  • Hamilton, Ann [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Hancock, Trenton Doyle [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Harlem Renaissance [See: Against the Odds]
  • Harvey, Bessie [See: Boneshop of the Heart]
  • Harvey, Bessie [See: Tin Man]
  • Hawkinson, Tim [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Heilmann, Mary [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Herrera, Arturo [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Herring, Oliver [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Highwaymen. Floridas Outsider Artists. (58 min.) DVD
  • Hill, Gary. Transcending the Senses. (54 min.) DVD
  • Hirschhorn, Thomas [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • History of Animation. 2 disks. (45 min. each) DVD
  • History of Computer Animation. 1. Computer Animation Magic. (58 min.) DVD
  • History of Computer Animation. 2. Computer Dreams. (58 min.) DVD
  • History of Computer Animation. 3. Computer Visions. (58 min.) DVD
  • Hockney, David, on Modern Art. (46 min.)
  • Hockney on Photography. (52 min.) DVD NEW
  • Holley, Lonnie, "The Sandman" [See: Boneshop of the Heart]
  • Hopper, Edward. The Silent Witness. (43 min.)
  • Horn, Roni [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Horst [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Hung Liu [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Hundley, Elliott [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • In the Making. Creative Options for Contemporary Art.
  • Inhaling the Spore: A Journey through the Museum of Jurassic Technology (35 min.)
  • Irwin, Robert: The Beauty of Questions. (59 min.) VHS & DVD
  • Iturbide, Graciela [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Johnson, William H. [See: Life & Art of William H. Johnson]
  • Jonas, Joan [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Jones, Kim. (11 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Julien, Isaac. (7 min.) [See: In the Making]

K-R

  • Kahlo, Frida. (62 min.)
  • Kandinsky, Vassily. (60 min.)
  • Kelley, Mike [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Kentridge, William. Certain Doubts of William Kentridge. (52 min.) DVD
  • Kentridge, William. Drawing the Passing/Art from the Ashes. (50 min.) VHS & DVD
  • Kentridge, William [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Kentridge, William. (5 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Kertesz, Andre. (30 min.)
  • Kids of Survival: The Art & Life of Tim Rollins + K.O.S. (87 min.) [Missing]
  • Kilgallen, Margaret [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Kimsooja [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Koons, Jeff [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • LaDuke, Betty. [See: Africa Between Myth & Reality]
  • Laib, Wolfgang [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Lambert, Alix. (10 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Lange, Dorothea. (13 min.)
  • Lange, Dorothea: Grab a Hunk of Lightning (108 min.) DVD
  • Lasansky: Inside the Image. (50 min.)
  • LaVerdiere, Julien. (4 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Lawrence, Jacob. The Glory of Expression. (28 min.)
  • Lichtenstein, Roy [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Life & Art of William H. Johnson. (25 min.)
  • Ligon, Glenn [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Lin, Maya [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Loving, Al [See: Mixed Media Masters]
  • Lucas, Charlie, "The Tinman" [See: Boneshop of the Heart]
  • Lyons, Marcia. (4 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Maier, Vivian, Finding Vivian Maier (84 min.) DVD
  • Maier-Aichen, Florian [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Mangold, Robert [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Mann, Sally [See: Blood Ties]
  • Mann, Sally [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Marden, Brice [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Mark, Mary Ellen [See: Searching Eye]
  • Marshall, Kerry James [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Martinez, Daniel Joseph. (2 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Masters of Modern Sculpture I. (58 min.)
  • Masters of Modern Sculpture II. (58 min.)
  • Masters of Modern Sculpture III. (58 min.)
  • Matisse. (58 min.)
  • Matisse and Picasso. (61 min.) DVD
  • Mayhew, Richard. Spiritual Landscapes. (28 min.) DVD
  • McCarthy, Paul [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • McCollum, Allan [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • McElheny, Josiah [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • McGee, Barry [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • McLaren, Norman. Master's Edition. (7 DVD set) DVD
  • Mehretu, Julie [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Mendieta, Ana. Fuego de Tierra. (52 min.)
  • Michals, Duane [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Miller, Lee. Through the Mirror. (54 min.)
  • Milton Resnick [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Mixed Media Masters. Alison Saar, Al Loving, Flo Oy Wong. (28 min.)
  • Mondrian. From Naturalism to Abstraction. (52 min.)
  • Moore, Henry. A Life in Sculpture. (25 min.)
  • Murray, Elizabeth [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • my kid could paint that: American dream of art world scheme? 2007 (83 min.) DVD
  • Nauman, Bruce [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]
  • Neshat, Shirin. Expressing the Inexpressible. (42 min.) DVD NEW
  • Neshat, Shirin. (5 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Nevelson, Louise. Awareness in the Fourth Dimension. Dale Schierholt. (58 min.) DVD
  • Nevelson, Louise, in Progress. (30 min.)
  • New Ways of Seeing. Picasso, Braque & the Cubist Revolution. (58 min.)
  • New York School. (57 min.)
  • Newton, Helmut. Frames from the Edge. (95 min.)
  • O'Keeffe, Georgia. (28 min.)
  • O'Keeffe, Georgia, in Williamsburg. Re-creation of artist's 1st exhibition in the South.
  • Oldenburg, Claes. (52 min.)
  • Opie, Catherine [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Orozco, Gabriel [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Osorio, Pepon [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Our City Dreams. (85 min.) DVD
  • Oursler, Tony. (6 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Outside In. The Transformative Vision of Jerry Uelsmann. (30 min.) DVD NEW
  • Oxford Artists. (41 min.)
  • Paglen, Trevor [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Painters Painting: The New York Art Scene 1940-1970. (116 min.)
  • Painting with Light: Hockney, Hodgkin, Bartlett & Rivers. (70 min.)
  • Payne, C. F.
  • Pettibon, Raymond [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Pfeiffer, Paul [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Photographer's Eye. Winogrand & Gowin. (29 min.)
  • Picasso, Pablo [See: New Ways of Seeing]
  • Picasso, Pablo [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • Picasso. Portrait of an Artist. (82 min.)
  • Picasso, Pablo. A Primitive Soul [A&E Biography]. (100 min.)
  • Pindell, Howardena. Atomizing Art. (28 min.) DVD
  • Pippin, Horace. There Will Be Peace. (28 min.)
  • Pollock, Jackson. Love & Death on Long Island. (46 min.)
  • Portrait of Imogen. (28 min.)
  • Puryear, Martin [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 2]
  • Quiltmakers of Gee's Bend. (60 min.) DVD NEW
  • Rauschenberg, Robert. (60 min.)
  • Reid Kelley, Mary [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Remembering Edward Weston. (30 min.)
  • Revolutions of the Wheel. 5 videos
    • Great Move West. (29 min.)
    • Tradition of No Tradition. (28 min.)
    • Peter Voulkos & the Otis Group. (28 min.)
    • Robert Arneson & the Davis Group. (28 min.)
    • Width of a Circle. (31 min.)
  • Ringgold, Faith: The Last Story Quilt. (28 min.)
  • Ringgold, Faith, Paints Crown Heights. (28 min.) DVD
  • Rist, Pipilotti. (3 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Ritchie, Mathew [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Rivera, Diego: I Paint What I See. (58 min.)
  • Rollins, Tim, and K.O.S. [See: Kids of Survival]
  • Rothenberg, Susan [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Rothko, Mark [See: Simon Schama's Power of Art]
  • Rovner, Michal. (6 min.) [See: In the Making]

S-Z

  • Saar, Alison [See: Mixed Media Masters]
  • Saar, Betye & Alison. Conjure Women of the Arts. (28 min.)
  • Salcedo, Doris [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Salgado, Sebastiao. Looking Back at You. (59 min.)
  • Schierholt, Dale [See: Nevelson, Louise. Awareness in the Fourth Dimension]
  • Schorr, Collier [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Schuckmann, Skip. (5 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Scott, Elizabeth & Joyce [See: Silver Needle]
  • Sculpture of the 80s at the Queens Museum. (58 min.)
  • Searching Eye. Mary Ellen Mark. (24 min.)
  • Serra, Richard [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Sherman, Cindy [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Shonibare, Yinka, MBE [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Shechet, Arlene [See: Art:21, Season 7]
  • Sikander, Shahzia [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Silver Needle. Elizabeth & Joyce Scott. (30 min.)
  • Simpson, Lorna [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Simpson, Lorna. (9 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Simpson, Vollis [See: Boneshop of the Heart]
  • Siskind, Aaron [See: Artists & Photographers Profiled]
  • Sister Wendy's Story of Painting. Modernism. (60 min.)
  • Sketches of Frank Gehry. (84 min.) DVD
  • Smith, Kiki [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Smith, Kiki [See: Our City Dreams]
  • Smith, W. Eugene. Photography Made Difficult. (87 min.) VHS & DVD
  • Spero, Nancy [See: Our City Dreams]
  • Sphinxes Without Secrets. (58 min.)
  • Steichen, Edward. (30 min.)
  • Stieglitz, Alfred. The Eloquent Eye. (90 min.)
  • Stockholder, Jessica [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Strand, Paul. Under the Dark Cloth. (81 min.)
  • Style Wars. (69 min.)
  • Sugimoto, Hiroshi [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Suh, Do-Ho [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Svankmajer, Jan. Alice. Darkness Light Darkness. [84 min. & 7 min.] DVD
  • Svankmajer, Jan. Collected Shorts of Jan Svankmajer. [2 disks, 75 min. ea.] DVD
  • Swoon [See: Our City Dreams]
  • Sze, Sarah [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Tanner, Henry Ossawa. (16 min.)
  • Thompson, John
  • Tin Man. 60 Minutes segment. (14 min.) DVD
  • Tiravanija, Rirkrit. (2 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Turrell, James [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 1]
  • Tuttle, Richard [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Uelsmann, Jerry [See: Outside In]
  • Ukeles, Mierle [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Unseen Cinema. [7 disks, 19 hrs. total]
  • Viola, Bill. The Passing. (54 min.) DVD
  • Viola, Bill [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Voulkos, Peter [See: Revolutions of the Wheel]
  • Walker, Kara [See: Art:21, Season 2, Tape 1]
  • Warhol. (53 min.)\
  • Way Things Go. Peter Fischli & David Weiss (30 min.) DVD
  • Wayne, June [See: World of Art: Works in Progress]
  • Weems, Carrie Mae [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Weiss, David [See: Way Things Go]
  • Weston, Edward [See: Remembering Edward Weston]
  • Whitney Biennial 1985. (28 min.)
  • Whitney Biennial 1987. (28 min.)
  • Whitney Biennial 1989. (28 min.)
  • Wilson, Fred [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Winogrand, Garry [See: Photographer's Eye]
  • Wodiczko, Krzysztof [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Womanhouse. (43 min.)
  • Wong, Flo Oy [See: Mixed Media Masters]
  • World of Art: Works In Progress
    • Lorna Simpson. (30 min.)
    • Guillermo Gomez-Pena. (30 min.)
    • Bill Viola. (30 min.)
    • Hung Liu. (30 min.)
    • Beverly Buchanan. (30 min.)
    • June Wayne. (30 min.)
    • Milton Resnick. (30 min.)
    • Judy Baca. (30 min.)
    • Goat Island. (30 min.)
    • Mierle Ukeles. (30 min.)
  • World of Gilbert & George [See: Gilbert & George]
  • Zittel, Andrea [See: Art:21, Season 1, Tape 2]

African Art & Architecture

  • African Art as Theater. The Bwa Masks of the Gnoumou Family of the Village of Boni. (30 min.) DVD
  • African Art in Motion. The Masks of the Nuna People of Burkina Faso. (3 films, 30 min. ea.) DVD
  • African Art in Performance: The Winiama Masks of the Village of Ouri, Burkina Faso. (50 min.) DVD
  • African Art: Legacy of Oppression. (13 min.) DVD
  • African Art & Women Artists. Elizabeth Orchardson-Mazrui (17 min.) DVD
  • African Masks: Burkina Faso. (60 min.) DVD
  • African Pottery Techniques. (60 min.) DVD
  • African Sculpture: Carving a Wooden Mask. Shaping a Mask of Leaves. (2 films, 30 min. ea.) DVD
  • African Weaving. (25 min.) DVD
  • Africa's West Coast. (52 min.) DVD
  • Alagba Masquerade. (46 min.) DVD
  • Anatsui, El [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Anatsui, El [See: Fold Crumple Crush]
  • Art as a Verb in Africa: The Masks of the Bwa Village of Boni. (90 min.) DVD
  • Art in Contemporary Africa. Recalling the Future. (48 min.) DVD NEW
  • Art of Viye Diba. The Intelligent Hand. (52 min.) DVD NEW
  • Arts of Ghana. (60 min.) DVD
  • Birds of the Wilderness. The Beauty Competition of the Wodaabe People of Niger. (62 min.) DVD
  • Brewing Millet Beer in Africa. (60 min.) DVD
  • Dance, Voodoo, Dance (Benin). (15 min.) DVD
  • Day in the Life of a Village in Africa. (60 min.) DVD
  • Death of an African King. (90 min.) DVD
  • Deren, Maya. Divine Horsemen. The Living Gods of Haiti. (52 min.) DVD
  • Diba, Viye [See: Art of Viye Diba. The Intelligent Hand]
  • Drums of Africa: Talking Drums of Techiman. (40 min.) DVD
  • Fold Crumple Crush. The Art of El Anatsui. (53 min.) DVD
  • From Iron Ore to Iron Hoe: Smelting Iron in Africa. (50 min. or 100 min.) DVD
  • Fulani. Art and Life of a Nomadic People. (84 min.) DVD
  • In and Out of Africa. (60 min.) DVD
  • Intelligent Hand. [See: Art of Viye Diba. The Intelligent Hand]
  • Kalabari People and the Owu Aru Sun Festival. (110 min.) DVD
  • Living Memory. Six Sketches of Mali Today. (53 min.) DVD
  • Lost Kingdoms of Africa. 2 disks DVD NEW
    • Nubia. (Disk 1, 58 min.)
    • Ethiopia. (Disk 1, 58 min.)
    • Great Zimbabwe. (Disk 2, 50 min.)
    • West Africa. (Disk 2, 48 min.)
  • Mammy Water. In Search of the Water Spirits of Nigeria. (60 min.) DVD
  • Masks of Leaves and Wood: The Bwa People of the Village of Boni, Burkina Faso. (60 min.) DVD
  • Nigerian Art. Kindred Spirits. (58 min.) DVD
  • Oba Koso. Nigerian Museum & Dance Drama. (28 min.) DVD
  • Odundo, Magdalene. Ceramic Gestures. (9 min.)
  • Orchardson-Mazrui, Elizabeth. [See: African Art & Women Artists]
  • Osun Osogbo Festival of Nigeria. (39 min.) DVD
  • Power of Art. Women's Voices in Africa. (51 min.) DVD NEW
  • Priest and the Nganga (Cameroon). (29 min.) DVD
  • Shonibare, Yinka [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • South Sotho Mural Art. (45 min.) DVD
  • Speaking with God. A Mossi Baga Diviner in Burkina Faso. (40 min.) DVD
  • Voodoo Rituals. A&E, The Unexplained. (50 min.) DVD
  • World Began at Ile-Ife. Meaning & Function in Yoruba Art. (18 min.)
  • Year in the Life of an African Family: the Bamogo Family of Burkina Faso. (120 min.) DVD
  • Zimbabwe. Talking Stones. (58 min.) DVD

Asian Art & Architecture

  • Ai Weiwei [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Anhui: In the Peach Blossom Land. Journeys to Art: China. (44 min.) DVD
  • Art of Indonesia: Tales from the Shadow World. (28 min.)
  • Blending with Nature. Classical Chinese Gardens in the Suzou Style. (53 min.)
  • Buddha in the Land of the Kami. (53 min.) DVD
  • Cao Fei [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Classical Indian Dance. (60 min.)
  • Daimyo. (30 min.)
  • Discovering the Art of Korea. (58 min.)
  • Discovery of Japan. (30 min.)
  • Dragon Boat Festival. (30 min.)
  • Eastern Spirit Western World: Profile of Diana Kan. (30 min.)
  • Emperor's Eye. Art & Power in Imperial China. (58 min.)
  • First Emperor of China. (40 min.) DVD
  • From the Masses to the Masses. An Artist in Mao's China. (57 min.) DVD
  • Genji Scrolls Reborn. (60 min.) DVD
  • Great Tales in Asian Art. (82 min.) DVD
  • Gu Wenda. (9 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Hidden Temples: Cambodia's Angkor Wat. (26 min.)
  • Hinduism. An Introduction. (29 min.)
  • History of Gold. Nation of Gold. National Treasures of Korea.
  • Indus. The Unvoiced Civilization. (59 min.) DVD
  • Japanese Tea Ceremony. (30 min.)
  • Journeys to Art: China. Anhui: In the Peach Blossom Land. (44 min.)
  • Kaidan. (120 min.) DVD
  • Kan, Diana [See: Eastern Spirit Western World]
  • Kimono. Symbol of a Nation. (48 min.) DVD
  • Kimsooja [See: Art:21, Season 5]
  • Korean Buddhist Painting. Koryo Bulwha. (37 min.)
  • Korean Onggi Potter. (24 min.) DVD
  • Kwaidan. (161 min.) DVD NEW
  • Ming Garden [at the Met. Museum]. (28 min.)
  • Mori, Mariko. (4 min.) [See: In the Making]
  • Nepal: Land of the Gods. (62 min.)
  • North Korea. Secret Nation. (18 min.) DVD
  • Principles & Practices of Zen. (100 min.)
  • Soul of India. Rick Ray (82 min.) DVD New
  • Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter...& Spring. (102 min.) DVD NEW
  • Sugimoto, Hiroshi [See: Art:21, Season 3]
  • Tabaimo [See: Art:21, Season 6]
  • Tale of Genji. (60 min.) DVD
  • Tradition of Performing Arts in Japan. (30 min.) DVD
  • Traditional Japanese Architecture. (30 min.)
  • Walking with Buddha. (29 min.)
  • Woman of the Southern Wind. (53 min.) DVD
  • Worlds of Mei Lanfang. (57 min.) DVD
  • Xu Bing. (3 min.) [See: In the Making]

Islamic Art & Architecture

  • Akbar the Great, Mogul Emperor of India. (54 min.)
  • Andalusian Epic: Islamic Spain. (27 min.)
  • Crescent and Cross: Rise of Islam & Age of Crusades. (58 min.)
  • Neshat, Shirin. Expressing the Inexpressible. (42 min.) DVD NEW
  • Once Upon a Time: Baghdad During the Abbasid Dynasty. (26 min.)
  • Secrets of the Human Body: Islam's Contributions to Medicine. (27 min.)
  • Splendors of the Mogul Dynasty
    • Moguls: In the Gardens of Delight. (44 min.)
    • Taj Mahal: A Love Story. (43 min.)
  • They Surveyed the World: Exploring the Arab Empire and Beyond. (27 min.)
  • Vever Affair. (58 min.)

Native American/Pre-Columbian Art & Architecture

  • American Indian Artists. Jaune Quick-To-See Smith. (30 min.)
  • Beyond Tradition. Contemp. Indian Art & Its Evolution. (45 min.)
  • Celebrating the Day of the Dead. (20 min.)
  • Fall of the Maya. (23 min.)
  • First Emperor of China. (42 min.)
  • Five Suns: A Sacred History of Mexico. (59 min.)
  • Hopi. Songs of the Fourth World. (58 min.)
  • Legacy of Generations. Pottery by American Indian Women. (30 min.)
  • Lost Kingdoms of the Maya. (60 min.)
  • Ojibwe Birchbark Wigwam. Michael Loukinen 2009 (53 min.) DVD
  • Popol Vuh. (60 min.)
  • Smith, Jaune Quick-to-See [See: American Indian Artists]
  • Tradition Bearers. Michael Loukinen 1983 (87 min.)
  • Woven by the Grandmothers. 19th C. Navajo Textiles. (30 min.) DVD

Studio Art

  • All About Looking. Jim Dine.
  • Artistic Anatomy & Figure Drawing, Robert Beverly Hale.
    • Rib Cage. (78 min.)
    • Pelvis. (81 min.)
    • Leg. (74 min.)
    • Foot. (72 min.)
    • Shoulder Girdle I. (77 min.)
    • Shoulder Girdle II. (68 min.)
    • Arm. (76 min.)
    • Hand. (80 min.)
    • Head, skull. (80 min.)
    • Head and Features. (97 min.)
  • Better One-Piece Head Molds from Life. (70 min.)
  • Complete Metalsmith with Tim McCreight. (70 min.)
  • Craft of the Potter
    • Decorating. (26 min.)
    • Glaze & Fire. (26 min.)
    • Throwing. (26 min.)
    • Handbuilding. (26 min.)
    • Talking about Pots. (30 min.)
  • Diamond Setting. (110 min.)
  • Good Man in the Woods. Michael Loukinen 1987 (90 min.) DVD
  • Greene, Daniel; Pastel Portrait. (90 min.)
  • Korean Onggi Potter. (24 min.)
  • Mark of the Maker. Fine Art of Papermaking. (28 min.)
  • Meaders Family. N. Georgia Potters. (31 min.)
  • Odundo, Magdalene. Ceramic Gestures. (9 min.)
  • Sculpting a Figure in Clay. (30 min.)
  • Surface Design Workshop II: Textile pigments on fabrics & 3-D surfaces. (45 min.)
  • Surface Design Workshop I: Fiber reactive dyes on natural fabrics (60 min.)

Lectures at Miami

  • Baigell, Matthew: American Art & A National Identity: 1920s & 1930s
  • Bois, Yve-Alain. Non Composition in 20th C. Art. The Modern Desire to Erase Oneself
  • Bowman, Leslie Greene
  • Buckley, Victor: Widening the Keyhole: Large-scale Survey in Ireland
  • Carter, Katharine: Highlights of New York Art Season
  • Dixon, Laurinda
  • Enwezor, Okwui. Archive Fever
  • Forte, Kenneth
  • Greenberg, Clement
  • Guerilla Girls
  • Holt, Nancy (*Reel-to-reel)
  • Kane, Susan
  • Kelly, Eamonn P.: Ancient River Fords of Ireland
  • Kesl, Leonard
  • Layne, Michael Roy
  • Lutz, Winifred
  • McDonald, David
  • McEvilley, Thomas: Post-Modernism
  • McGinnis, Robert, and Payne, Chris
  • Mendoza, Anthony (2 tapes)
  • Molesworth, Helen
  • Payne, Chris (See: McGinnis, Robert, and Payne, Chris)
  • Saltz, Jerry. The Good, the Bad, and the Very Bad
  • Snype, Henrietta
  • Weinberg, H. Barbara
  • Wolin, Jeff

Art Education

  • An Amusement Park for Birds. A Long Term Project Completed at La Villetta School in Reggio Emilia, Italy. (90 min.)
  • Art Education in Action: Getty tapes. (5 tapes, 40 min. ea.)
    1. Aesthetics
    2. Integrating the Art Disciplines
    3. Making Art
    4. Art History & Art Criticism
    5. School-Museum Collaboration
  • Davis, Bing. The Joy of Being Alive. (22 min.)
  • Kids of Survival: The Art & Life of Tim Rollins + K.O.S. (87 min.)
  • Young Aspirations/Young Artists. (57 min.)

Miscellaneous

  • Dog Star Man, by Stan Brakhage (75 min.)
  • Fluxfilm Anthology. (135 min.)
  • Geosophy. (95 min.)
  • Little Buddha. Bernardo Bertolucci. (120 min.) DVD NEW
  • Miami Art Recruiting Video
  • Qatsi Trilogy
    • Koyaanisqatsi. (87 min.)
    • Powaqqatsi. (97 min.)
    • Naqoyqatsi. (89 min.)
  • Sun Dagger. (58 min.)
  • Wizard of Oz. (102 min.)

Available in the Visual Resources Collection are slide/tape programs entitled HEALTH HAZARDS IN THE ARTS. There is an introduction, plus sets for painting, ceramics, printmaking and photography. They may be borrowed for classroom usage, or set up for a limited time for individual viewing in the caramates off the Art Building lobby.

Last update November 2015