Artbound – Desert X

Artbound – Desert X

The vast, strange, sometimes contradictory world of the urban desert and its people are explored in 11 public art exhibits and their respective locations. Desert X is a site-specific biennial exhibition that first took place in the spring of 2017 where artists from different parts of the world were invited […]

Artbound – Light & Space

Artbound – Light & Space

In a world filled with noise, distractions and chaos, a number of artists seek to push the boundaries of perception and experience. The Light and Space movement of the 1960s explored minimalism with a uniquely Californian spin β€” with a keen attention to the interaction of light and space. Aired: […]

NOVA – Decoding da Vinci

NOVA – Decoding da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci was a Renaissance genius. Not only did he paint masterpieces of art, but he was an obsessive scientist and inventor, dreaming up complex machines centuries ahead of his time, including parachutes, armored tanks, hang gliders, and robots. On the 500th anniversary of Leonardo’s death, with the help […]

Inside Louvre Museum Paris

Inside Louvre Museum Paris

The Louvre is not only one of the best art museums in the world, it’s also one of the biggest. There are 35,000 objects on display out of a collection of 380,000. This walking tour features part 1 of the Louvre Museum in Denon Wing. First, a walk around before […]

Vincent van Gogh: A collection of 825 paintings

Vincent van Gogh: A collection of 825 paintings

Description: “Vincent van Gogh, one of the most well-known post-impressionist artists, for whom color was the chief symbol of expression, was born in Groot-Zundert, Holland on March 30, 1853. The son of a pastor, brought up in a religious and cultured atmosphere, Vincent was highly emotional, lacked self-confidence and struggled […]

Pablo Picasso: A collection of 855 works

Pablo Picasso: A collection of 855 works

Description: “Pablo Picasso was the most dominant and influential artist of the first half of the twentieth century. Associated most of all with pioneering Cubism, alongside Georges Braque, he also invented collage and made major contributions to Symbolism and Surrealism. He saw himself above all as a painter, yet his […]

Mary Cassatt: A collection of 339 works

Mary Cassatt: A collection of 339 works

Description: “Mary Stevenson Cassatt (1844–1926), born in Allegheny City (now part of Pittsburgh), Pennsylvania, spent her early years with her family in France and Germany. From 1860 to 1862, she studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. By 1865, she had convinced her parents to let her study […]

Picasso’s Last Stand

Picasso’s Last Stand

Picasso’s Last Stand reveals the untold story of the last decade of the great artist’s life, through the testimony of family and close friends – many of them the people he allowed into his private world in the 1960s. As his health declined in these final years, Picasso faced damaging […]

Bob Ross: The Happy Painter

Bob Ross: The Happy Painter

You’ve seen him before – he’s the quiet soft-spoken guy with the fuzzy afro hair painting mountains and trees with big brushes in a matter of seconds. Bob Ross is public television’s most beloved personality and here is the behind-the-story look at his journey to becoming America’s pop-culture icon. This […]