Art & Architecture


New! Decoding da Vinci 54 min.

Journey to Florence to discover how Leonardo da Vinci used science, from human dissections to innovative painting techniques, to create his legendary artwork. Learn why Mona Lisa's smile is so captivating—and what it took to create it.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

State of the Art 56 min.

An exhilarating journey of artistic discovery … 100,000 miles, 1,000 destinations in the search for 100 under-recognized American artists for one unforgettable exhibition. The curatorial team of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas crisscrossed the nation to find extraordinary contemporary art happening in unexpected places: the woods of North Carolina, the deserts of Ne...

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2019

New to Our Collection! Wyeth 88 min.

Andrew Wyeth was one of America’s most popular, but least understood artists. Through unprecedented access to family members, archival materials, and his work, WYETH presents the most complete portrait of the artist.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

New to Our Collection! California 55 min.

This program explores the diverse craft heritage, traditions, influences and innovations in the Golden State. Artists include Pomo basket weaver Corine Pearce, textile artist Deborah Cross, and silversmith Randy Stromsoe.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

New to Our Collection! Visionaries 56 min.

This program documents the ways in which artists and influencers create new methods and inspire new generations to envision the possibilities of craft. Visionaries include weaver and textile artist Kay Sekimachi.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

Basquiat: Rage to Riches 85 min.

Jean-Michel Basquiat went from anonymous graffiti writer to epoch-defining art star, and emerged as one of the most important artists of his generation, exhibiting in museums all over the world.

Formats: Streaming Copyright Date: 2018

Bacchus Uncovered 59 min.

Professor Bettany Hughes investigates the story of Bacchus: god of wine, revelry, theater, and excess. Hughes begins in Georgia, where she discovers evidence of the world’s oldest wine production, and the role it may have played in building communities. In Athens, she reveals Bacchus’ pivotal role in a society where his ecstatic worship was embraced by all classes, and most importantly, by women....

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

Delacroix: From Paris to Morocco 91 min.

Follow the leading light of French Romanticism, Eugène Delacroix, on his journey from Paris to Morocco. This seminal biography reveals for the first time the inspiration behind the artist’s most famous works, featuring sumptuous historical reconstructions based faithfully on Delacroix’s travel diaries and exquisite sketchbooks.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

Architectural Legacy 24 min.

Inside the Middle East examines how architect Zaha Hadid's style is still influencing Middle Eastern architecture and inspiring new generations of young architects.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018

Photography in the Middle East 24 min.

Enter the creative minds of some of the region's up-and-coming photographers and their mission to promote photography from the Middle East.

Formats: DVDStreaming Copyright Date: 2018