Art Documentary

ARTmind - The Healing Power of Sacred Art (2004)  Video

Posted by groovelegacy at Nov. 6, 2010
ARTmind - The Healing Power of Sacred Art (2004)

ARTmind - The Healing Power of Sacred Art (2004)
DVD-Rip | AVI | DivX @ 1.2 Mbit/s | 640x352 | MP3 Stereo @ 128 Kbit/s 44 KHz | 60 min | 520 MB
Language: English | Subtitle: None | Label: Sacred Mysteries Productions | Original Release Date: June 29, 2004
Genre: Self-Help Movies, Education, Art, Documentary, Spirituality & Philosophy

In this innovative release, teacher and internationally exhibited artist Alex Grey considers the healing and transformative potential of sacred art. Grey looks back on the artists, traditions, and experiences that have shaped his career, and examines the metaphysical, mental, health, and emotional benefits that can be had from looking at sacred art created in places around the world.

BBC - Art of America (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 18, 2017
BBC - Art of America (2011)

BBC - Art of America (2011)
HDTV | 1440 x 810 | .MKV/AVC @ 4930 Kbps | 3x~58mn | 6.27 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Series exploring the history of American art sees Andrew Graham-Dixon feeling the pulse of contemporary America.

Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 16, 2017
Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson (2015)

Packed in a Trunk: The Lost Art of Edith Lake Wilkinson (2015)
DVDRip | 720x406 | .MKV/AVC @ 1201 Kbps | 1h 17mn | 726 MiB
Audio: English AAC 100 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Drama

PACKED IN A TRUNK is the story of artist Edith Lake Wilkinson, committed to an asylum in 1924 and never heard from again. All her worldly possessions were packed into trunks and shipped to a relative in West Virginia where they sat in an attic for 40 years. Edith's great-niece, Emmy Award winning writer and director Jane Anderson, grew up surrounded by Edith's paintings, thanks to her mother who had gone poking through that dusty attic and rescued Edith's work.

BBC - Art of Spain (2008)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 9, 2017
BBC - Art of Spain (2008)

BBC - Art of Spain (2008)
PDTV | 672 x 384 | .AVI/XviD @ 1644 Kbps | 3x~58mn | English MP3 136 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.18 GB
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Art Of Spain, three 60-minute programmes for BBC Four, broadcast in early 2008, celebrates the astonishing influence of Spain on European art.

BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 16, 2016
BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)

BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)
WEBRip | 960x540 | .MKV/AVC @ 1580 Kbps | 58mn 49s | 706 MiB
Audio: English AAC 94 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Rageh Omaar finds out why, if human depiction is the source of such controversy in Islamic art, it can be found in many of the artworks on show at a British Museum exhibition.
Hitlers Museum - The Secret History of Art Theft during World War 2 (2008)

Hitlers Museum - The Secret History of Art Theft during World War 2 (2008)
DVDRip | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1348 Kbps | 2x~51mn | English AC-3 384 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.25 GB
Genre: Documentary, Arts, History

In 1938, Hitler conceived the megalomaniac idea of creating the largest art center in Europe in his home town of Linz. At the beginning of the war, not only did his armies advance but also his art thieves began to fan out in their great foray. When the war’s tide finally turned, Stalin also had countless works of art taken from German art collections to the East.

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 26, 2016
Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (2015)

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (2015)
DVDRip | 720x406 | .MKV/AVC @ 1019 Kbps | 1h 35mn | 755 MiB
Audio: English AAC 84 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Biography | History

Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict is a feature documentary about the life of art icon Peggy Guggenheim, based on her sole authorized biography. Peggy was an heiress to the Guggenheim family who would become a central figure in the modern art movement. As she moved through the cultural upheaval of the 20th century, she collected not only art, but artists. Her colorful personal history included trysts, affairs and marriages with such figures as Samuel Beckett, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollock, Marcel Duchamp as well as countless others.

BBC - Manet: The Man Who Invented Modern Art (2009) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 7, 2016
BBC - Manet: The Man Who Invented Modern Art (2009) [Repost]

BBC - Manet: The Man Who Invented Modern Art (2009)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3212 Kbps | 1h 29mn | 2.10 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Manet is one of the main candidates for the title of the most important artist there's been. As the reluctant father of Impressionism, and the painter of Dejeuner sur L'Herbe, he can probably be accused of inventing modern art. But his story is fascinating on so many other levels.

Vatican Treasures - Art and Faith (2012)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at Sept. 24, 2016
Vatican Treasures - Art and Faith (2012)

Vatican Treasures - Art and Faith (2012)
DVD5 | English, Italian, Polish, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Portuguese | VOB | 720x480 | MPEG2 5894 Kbps 29.970 fps | AC3 448 Kbps 48.0 khz | 70 minutes | 5.08 GB
Subtitle: Japanese, Chinese
Genre: Documentary

This DVD masterfully condenses 2000 years of the history of the Church and art into an evocative 70 minute narration in images. The documentary guides the viewer on a astonishing tour of Christian-inspired beauty among the papal collections and the pictorial masterpieces of the Sistine Chapel.

BBC - Who's Afraid of Conceptual Art (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 23, 2016
BBC - Who's Afraid of Conceptual Art (2016)

BBC - Who's Afraid of Conceptual Art (2016)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 3384 Kbps | 59mn 6s | 1.45 GiB
Audio: English AAC 132 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox has never really got conceptual art. And he's not alone. Conceptual art has been treated with suspicion and incredulity by virtually everyone outside the art world for nearly a hundred years. Ever since Marcel Duchamp first displayed a signed urinal and claimed it was art in 1917. So was he taking the piss? Or was he on to something, creating a whole new approach to art that has now lasted a century?