5 x 10 minutes
Region 0 (NTSC)
Museum of Modern Art – New York
The MoMA in New York is the first choice for aficionados of modern and contempoary art. Art collectors Abby Rockefeller, Lillie Bliss, and Mary Sullivan laid the foundations for the museum, which opened its doors under the directorship of Alfred Barr on 7th November 1929. the MoMA presents here an astonishing range of modern art, including key works such as Jasper John’s “Flag”.
This DVD contains five short documentaries that look at; Umberto Boccioni’s “Farewells”, Joan Miro’s “Dutch Interior I”, Jasper John’s “Flag”, Richard Linder’s “The Meeting”, and Andrew Wyeth’s “Christina’s World”.
1000 Masterworks is one of the most successful TV series about art. The original, with improved image quality, takes us on a fascinating journey through the history of art. Compressively illustrated and compellingly presented – the well-known authors of five short art surveys provide a deeper insight into the masterpieces of painting.