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1. A century of quilts by Gorman, Laurie A. Publication: [Alexandria, Va.] PBS Home Video 2004 . 1 videocassette(ca.77 min.) sd., sol. 1/2 in. , Closed-captioned VHS | Celebrates the art of quilting by featuring selections from the best 100 American quilts of the 20th century, the stories behind their creation and the quilters as they work. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

2. Art: 21 - art in the twenty-first century, season one: place, spirituality, identity, consumption   Publication: PBS 2003 . 220min.; color. , It is the only series on television to focus exclusively on contemporary visual art and artists in the United States, and it uses the medium of television to provide an experience of the visual arts that goes far beyond a gallery visit. Fascinating and intimate footage allows the viewer to observe the artists at work, watch their process as they transform inspiration into art, and hear their thoughts as they grapple with the physical and visual challenges of achieving their artistic visions. SEASON ONE: At the dawn of the 21st century, American artists are taking self-expression and the artistic process into uncharted territory. Today's artists are engaging the world and their audiences in vital and surprising new ways. They use an enormous variety of media and draw on sources ranging from pop culture and politics to ethnic heritage, classical models, and deeply personal life experiences. The artists featured in the series represent a cross-section of contemporary art practices and philosophies, and hail from different regions of the United States. Season One of Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century introduces 21 artists to a nationwide audience. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

3. Art: 21 - art in the twenty-first century, season two: stories, loss and desire, time, humor   Publication: PBS 2003 . 220 mins. ; color. , It is the only series on television to focus exclusively on contemporary visual art and artists in the United States, and it uses the medium of television to provide an experience of the visual arts that goes far beyond a gallery visit. Fascinating and intimate footage allows the viewer to observe the artists at work, watch their process as they transform inspiration into art, and hear their thoughts as they grapple with the physical and visual challenges of achieving their artistic visions. SEASON TWO: Contemporary art breaks out of the confines of museums and art galleries in Season Two of Art:21–Art in the Twenty-First Century. Shattering the myth of the artist as an isolated genius, this unique series introduces television audiences to 16 artists working in America today. Art:21 is the only series on television to focus exclusively on contemporary art, and it uses the medium to provide an experience of the visual arts that goes far beyond a gallery visit. Fascinating and intimate footage allows the viewer to observe the artists at work, watch their process as they transform inspiration into art, and hear their thoughts as they grapple with the physical and visual challenges of achieving their artistic visions. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

4. Art: 21 - art in the twenty-first century, season three   Publication: PBS 2005 . 220 min. ; color. , It is the only series on television to focus exclusively on contemporary visual art and artists in the United States, and it uses the medium of television to provide an experience of the visual arts that goes far beyond a gallery visit. Fascinating and intimate footage allows the viewer to observe the artists at work, watch their process as they transform inspiration into art, and hear their thoughts as they grapple with the physical and visual challenges of achieving their artistic visions. EPISODE THREE: What goes on inside the minds of today’s most dynamic visual artists? How do they make the leap between insight and finished object? What inspires artists to break through the barriers of convention to arrive at new ways of seeing? These and other intriguing questions are explored in Season Three of “Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century,” the only series on national public television to focus exclusively on contemporary art and the people who create it. Like the great biennial art exhibitions that regularly showcase current artistic activity, Art:21 returns to television every two years to profile working artists who build our living culture with each painting, sculpture, photograph or installation that they create. | This season, David Alan Grier, Isabella Rossellini, Sam Waterston and Grant Hill introduce the theme at the beginning of each hour. Date: 2005 Availability: No items available:

5. Craft in America: a journey to the origins, artisits and techniques of American craft   Publication: PBS 2007 . 180 mns. ; color. , Beginning May 30, 2007, millions of Americans will discover the importance that craftsmanship has played in the founding and future of our country with the premiere of CRAFT IN AMERICA: Memory, Landscape, Community, a three-part high-definition series on PBS. | Episode one: Memory. The first in the CRAFT IN AMERICA series, Memory takes a personal tour through craft's history in America beginning with the pioneers of the field. This episode juxtaposes the intimate stories of some of our country's most prominent craft artists against the larger historical context of craft itself. Directed By: Nigel Noble | Episode two: Landscape. The second episode focuses on the relationship between the artists and their physical environment. Craft artists depend on their natural environment for both materials and inspiration. This hour looks at the processes through which natural materials become finished works of craft, and what deeper messages may be contained therein. Directed By: Daniel Seeger | Episode three: Community. Throughout time, craft work has been a community activity. This hour focuses on the spiritual connection artists have to their communities through craft making. Some express the ideas, beliefs and desires of their community through their craft objects. Some pay homage to the community by continuing craft traditions that are in danger of being lost. Others perform their craft as a community project. The personal stories of gifted artists and passionate newcomers alike reveal the deeply held belief that craft is about more than just the making of an object – it is also about a way of life, a reason for being. Directed By: Hilary Birmingham Date: 2007 Availability: No items available:

6. Art: 21 - art in the twenty-first century, season four   Publication: PBS 2005 . 220 min. ; color. , Through in-depth profiles and interviews, the four-part series will reveal the inspiration, vision and techniques behind the creative works of some of today's most accomplished contemporary artists. | Season 4 episodes of “Art:21–Art in the Twenty-First Century” include the themes of “Romance,” “Protest,” “Ecology,” and “Paradox.” | Romance featured artists: Laurie Simons, Lari Pittman, Judy Pfaff, Pierre huyghe | Proest featured artists: Nancy spero, An-My Le, Alfredo Jaar, Jenny Holzer | Ecology featured artists: Ursula von Rydingsvard, Inigo Manglano-Ovalle, Robert Adams, Mark Dion | Paradox featured artists: mark Bradford, Catherine Sullivan, Robert Tyman, Allora & Calzadilla Date: 2005 Availability: No items available:

7. A century of quilts: America in cloth   Publication: PBS 2001 . 77 mins. color. , This documentary celebrates the art of quilting by featuring selections from the best 100 American quilts of the 20th century, the stories behind their creation and the quilters as they work. The program travels across America to capture the artists at work in their studios and homes and tells the stories behind the creation of these treasures. Date: 2001 Availability: No items available:

8. Andy Warhol : a documentary film / a co-production of Steeplechase Films, Daniel Wolf, High Line Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York ; produced by Donald Rosenfeld, Daniel Wolf and Ric Burns ; written by James Sanders and Ric Burns ; directed by Ric Burns.   Publication: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Home Video ; Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures [distributor], c2006. Other Authors: Burns, Ric Anderson, Laurie, 1947- Koons, Jeff. Steeplechase Films Inc. High Line Productions. WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) PBS Home Video. Paramount Pictures Corporation. Performer(s): Voice of Andy Warhol, Jeff Koons ; additional voices: Philip Bosco, Josh Hamilton, Robert Sean Leonard, Callie Thorne ; narrator, Laurie Anderson. Summary: A portrait of the most famous and controversial artist of the second half of the twentieth century. Notes: Documentary. Title from container. DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; stereo., NTSC. Closed-captioned. Emmy Awards, 2007: Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming. Audience: Not rated. Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired. ISBN: 1415716978 9781415716977 Horizon #: 2398872 Media Type: [videorecording] : 2006 . Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. Date: 2006 Availability: No items available:

9. Andy Warhol / Mike Venezi by Venezia, Mike Publication: Danbury, Connecticut Children’s Press 1996 . 32 P. , 2 copies Date: 1996 Availability: Items available: 高雄美國資料專區 - 寶珠 American Shelf Kaohsiung Baozhu (1), 台北美國資料中心 (北市圖) American Corner Taipei (2), 台中美國資料中心 American Corner Taichung (1),