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Art across the ages [videorecording] / Ori Z. Soltes.

Soltes, Ori Z. (Author). Teaching Company. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Sage Library System.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 709 ART DVD - guidebook (Text) Guidebook 37814002609791 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 10/04/2012 Available -
Baker County Library 709 ART DVD - part 1 (Text) Part 1 37814002609858 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 10/04/2012 Available -
Baker County Library 709 ART DVD - part 2 (Text) Part 2 37814002609916 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 10/04/2012 Available -
Baker County Library 709 ART DVD - part 3 (Text) Part 3 37814002609973 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 10/04/2012 Available -
Baker County Library 709 ART DVD - part 4 (Text) Part 4 37814002610039 VIDEO NON-FICTION DVD None 10/04/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1598033565 (8 DVD/1 bk. set)
  • ISBN: 9781598033564 (8 DVD/1 bk. set)
  • Physical Description: 8 videodiscs (24 hrs.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (iv, 347 pages ; 19 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, Va. : Teaching Co., [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Course no. 7150.
Accompanying book is the course guidebook for this lecture series. It contains a summary and outline of each lecture plus bibliographical references.
Forty-eight lectures of 30 minutes each.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Continuity and transformation: what is art? -- Art as the offspring of religion -- Preclassical Greek art -- Toward the classical Athenian moment -- Beyond the borders of classical Greek art -- The birth of the new: Hellenistic art. Disc 2. Hellenistic, Etruscan, and early Roman art -- Roman and Judaean art -- Early Christian art and its progeny -- The beginnings of Jewish art -- Christian medieval art and architecture -- The language of Romanesque and Gothic art.
Disc 3. Islamic art from abstract to figurative -- Jewish medieval art and architecture -- Early Renaissance painting in central Italy -- 15th-century Italian Renaissance painting -- Renaissance painting beyond the Alps -- Renaissance sculpture: toward Florence. Disc 4. Toward High Renaissance in central Italy -- High Renaissance in central Italy -- The rebirth of Classical Dynamism -- The light of the Veneto -- 16th-century northern European painting -- Transformation of people, objects, ideas.
Disc 5. The Reformation and the Mannerist crisis -- Baroque shadows: Venice to Madrid to Rome -- Shadow and light from Rome to the lowlands -- Northern landscapes and life sweeps -- The counter-Reformation from Italy outward -- Revolutions in Spanish and English painting. Disc 6. France's gold and silver ages -- Politics and Romanticism -- From Realism to Impressionism -- From Paris to the East -- American Romantic Realism and its progeny -- Fin de Siecle European art movements.
Disc 7. Asia and Africa in the Western mind -- They all came to Paris -- Revolutions in early 20th-century painting -- Figuration and abstraction: the struggle -- Developments in sculpture: Rodin to Judd -- New worlds of architecture: Wright to Hadid. Disc 8. The edges of West and East -- Art, trauma, and politics -- Defining modern Jewish art -- The problem of categories in modern art -- The explosion of modernist media -- Art, politics, and religion from era to era.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Ori Z. Soltes, Goldman Professorial Lecturer in Theology and Fine Arts, Georgetown University.
System Details Note:
Subject: Art > History.
Art > Themes, motives.
Art appreciation.
Genre: Educational films.

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