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The Resource How to look at and understand great art, The Teaching Company ; producer, Jaimee M. Aigret ; director, Jonathan Leven, (videorecording)

How to look at and understand great art, The Teaching Company ; producer, Jaimee M. Aigret ; director, Jonathan Leven, (videorecording)

Label
How to look at and understand great art
Title
How to look at and understand great art
Statement of responsibility
The Teaching Company ; producer, Jaimee M. Aigret ; director, Jonathan Leven
Contributor
Teacher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Academic content supervisor, Pamela Greer ; editor, Maureen Tumulty ; camera, Jim M. Allen [and others]
PerformerNote
Instructor, Sharon Latchaw Hirsh, Rosemont College
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hirsh, Sharon L
  • Leven, Jon
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses. Fine arts & music
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Art appreciation
Technique
live action
Label
How to look at and understand great art, The Teaching Company ; producer, Jaimee M. Aigret ; director, Jonathan Leven, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Thirty-six half-hour lectures on six DVDs. Accompanying course guidebook contains instructor bio, lecture outlines, biographical notes, timeline, glossary, list of works discussed, tools, suggested reading, and bibliographical references (p. 264-280)
  • Features: scene selection, instructor bio
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 280 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The illusion: getting the right perspective
  • Art that moves us: time and motion
  • Feeling with our eyes: texture and light
  • Drawing: dry, liquid, and modern media
  • Printmaking: relief and intaglio
  • Modern printmaking: planographic
  • disc 3:
  • Sculpture: salt cellars to monuments
  • Development of painting: tempera and oils
  • Modern painting: acrylics and assemblages
  • Disc 1:
  • Subject matters
  • Signs: symbols, icons, and indexes in art
  • Portraits: how artists see others
  • disc 4:
  • Self-portraits: how artists see themselves
  • Landscapes: art of the great outdoors
  • Putting it all together
  • Early Renaissance: humanism emergent
  • Northern Renaissance: devil in the details
  • High Renaissance: humanism perfected
  • The importance of first Impressions
  • disc 5:
  • Mannerism and Baroque: distortion and drama
  • Going Baroque: north versus south
  • 18th century reality and decorative Rococo
  • Revolutions: neoclassicism and romanticism
  • From Realism to Impressionism
  • Postimpressionism: form and content re-viewed
  • disc 6:
  • Expressionism: empathy and emotion
  • Cubism: an experiment in form
  • Where am I? point of view and focal point
  • Abstraction/Modernism: new visual language
  • Dada found objects/Surreal doodles and dreams
  • Postmodernism: focus on the viewer
  • Your next museum visit: do it yourself
  • Color: description, symbol and more
  • Line: description and expression
  • Space, shape, shade, and shadow ---
  • Seeing the big picture: composition
  • Disc 2:
Control code
sky239284821
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598037357
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID7640A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, standard format
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How to look at and understand great art, The Teaching Company ; producer, Jaimee M. Aigret ; director, Jonathan Leven, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Thirty-six half-hour lectures on six DVDs. Accompanying course guidebook contains instructor bio, lecture outlines, biographical notes, timeline, glossary, list of works discussed, tools, suggested reading, and bibliographical references (p. 264-280)
  • Features: scene selection, instructor bio
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 280 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The illusion: getting the right perspective
  • Art that moves us: time and motion
  • Feeling with our eyes: texture and light
  • Drawing: dry, liquid, and modern media
  • Printmaking: relief and intaglio
  • Modern printmaking: planographic
  • disc 3:
  • Sculpture: salt cellars to monuments
  • Development of painting: tempera and oils
  • Modern painting: acrylics and assemblages
  • Disc 1:
  • Subject matters
  • Signs: symbols, icons, and indexes in art
  • Portraits: how artists see others
  • disc 4:
  • Self-portraits: how artists see themselves
  • Landscapes: art of the great outdoors
  • Putting it all together
  • Early Renaissance: humanism emergent
  • Northern Renaissance: devil in the details
  • High Renaissance: humanism perfected
  • The importance of first Impressions
  • disc 5:
  • Mannerism and Baroque: distortion and drama
  • Going Baroque: north versus south
  • 18th century reality and decorative Rococo
  • Revolutions: neoclassicism and romanticism
  • From Realism to Impressionism
  • Postimpressionism: form and content re-viewed
  • disc 6:
  • Expressionism: empathy and emotion
  • Cubism: an experiment in form
  • Where am I? point of view and focal point
  • Abstraction/Modernism: new visual language
  • Dada found objects/Surreal doodles and dreams
  • Postmodernism: focus on the viewer
  • Your next museum visit: do it yourself
  • Color: description, symbol and more
  • Line: description and expression
  • Space, shape, shade, and shadow ---
  • Seeing the big picture: composition
  • Disc 2:
Control code
sky239284821
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (1080 min.)
Isbn
9781598037357
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID7640A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, standard format
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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