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Anthony Roland Collection of Film on Art

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Works: 645 works in 934 publications in 1 language and 6,340 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Catalogs  History  Video catalogs  Film catalogs  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Distributor
Classifications: N369.R64, 700
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Videos on art : a resource guide to films and videos available worldwide from the Roland Collection by Anthony Roland Collection of Film on Art ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This resource guide introduces a comprehensive international collection of films and videos on art, architecture and modern literature available for sale worldwide."--Introd
The Bauhaus its impact on the world of design by Detten Schleiermacher ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything we think of as modern in style originated in this extraordinary school of design, where painters, architects, craftsmen and engineers first joined together to humanize the products of machines
Margaret Atwood by Margaret Atwood ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margaret Atwood talks with Hermione Lee about themes of women "breaking out," literature informed by fairy tales, visual imagery as inspiration, mythology in contemporary literature, comparing the short story with the novel, autobiography as source material, writing as a woman from the male point of view, and using humor
Nature & nature ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the art of Andy Goldsworthy, based on his perception of nature
Maya Angelou by Maya Angelou ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maya Angelou was born in St. Louis and after a wretched childhood, became an actress, black activist and poet, and wrote four autobiographical books. In this video she recites poetry and discusses the human spirit
Charles Rennie Mackintosh by W Thomson ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, a Glasgow architect, is discussed and exhibited in this film which details the popularity and obscurity of this "architect's architect."
Toni Morrison with A.S. Byatt by Toni Morrison ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toni Morrison has a discussiion with A.S. Byatt, on defining oneself as a writer, the visual as starting point of the novel, Black American literature, comparing spoken with written language, terraine of Black women novelists, the political in writing, and characterisation and style
Nadine Gordimer by ICA Video ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses finding a language to describe Africa's landscapes, how to end a book, comparing the novel with the short story, writing at home versus writing in exile, motives for writing a political novel, and South African black consciousness movement
Gloria Naylor ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naylor discusses her life and writings, especially as she attempts to represent the experiences of Black women in America
Maurice Sendak with Paul Vaughan by Maurice Sendak ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maurice Sendak discusses his work and the sources of inspiration of some of his characters
The Shape of darkness an exploration of African art ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the link between art of the African Negro and his surroundings, his ritual and daily life
The Bauhaus in Weimar, 1919-1925 ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1975 and 1993 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Until 1923, the Bauhaus was vulnerable to criticisms that it was too preoccupied with bizarre individualistic artistic expression and not with actual production. After 1923, the opposite view established itself. The Bauhaus was the first institution to apply itself singlemindedly to the problems of designing for industry
Processing the signal ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A documentary that brings together some of the most innovatory artists of video art - Bill Viola, Nam June Paik, Kit Fitzgerald, Paul Garrin, John Sanborn, Mary Perillo and Zbigniew Rybczynski among others. Covers video installations, satellite art, video performance and the penetration of video art into conventional television"--Publisher's catalog
Jan van Eyck beauty in all its mystery ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the life and paintings of Jan van Eyck
Man and mask Oskar Schlemmer and the Bauhaus stage ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The activities at the "Bauhaus" of Oscar Schlemmer, who was born in Stuttgart in 1888 and died in 1943, were not confined to painting and teaching sculpture; he also sought to put his ideas on ballet into practice. These were first revealed to the general public in 1922 on the occasion of the premiere of his "Triadic Ballet". The central theme of his work was the relation between man and space
Alvar Aalto ( Visual )
in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architect Alvar Aalto takes efficiency, technology, and economy and blends them in with the natural setting in order to make man's life as harmonious as possible
What is a good drawing? by Anthony Roland ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates techniques for producing good artwork
Marcel Duchamp in his own words by Lewis Jacobs ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this documentary on one of the most important artists of the twentieth century ... Duchamp discusses his work, jokes and reminisces, saying he discarded brushes and explored the mind more than the hands."--Container
Imago Meret Oppenheim ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film tells the story of Meret Oppenheim's life and work from 1932 to 1954, based on her words, letters, poems and dreams as well as talks with her family and friends
Endgame by The Open University ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Performance of the English version of Samuel Beckett's play Fin de partie
 
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Alternative Names
Anthony Roland Collection of Films on Art
R.C
Roland Collection
Roland Collection (Firm)
Roland Collection of Film on Art
Roland Collection of Film on Art Peasmarsh; Hohokus, NJ
Roland Collection of Films & Videos on Art
Roland Collection of Films and Video on Art
Roland Collection of Films and Video on Art Peasmarsh; Hohokus, NJ
Roland Collection of Films on Art
Roland Collection Peasmarsh; Hohokus, NJ
Languages
English (68)