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Behind the scenes with Nancy Graves

Author: Nancy GravesEllen HovdeMuffie MeyerPenn JilletteTeller.All authors
Publisher: New York : First Run Features, [©1992]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Demonstrates that balance doesn't necessarily mean symmetry. See how artists create balance through shape and color, as well as how artists use imbalance. Sculptor Nancy Graves wears a hard hat and works in a foundry to create a work that is a surprising balancing act.
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Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Graves; Ellen Hovde; Muffie Meyer; Penn Jillette; Teller.; Learning Designs (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); First-Run Features Home Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 43388605
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1992 on PBS as an episode of the television series, Behind the scenes.
Title from cassette label.
Volume 8 on the container.
Performer(s): Hosts, Penn & Teller.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Behind the scenes
Behind the scenes (Television program : WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
Responsibility: a co-production of Learning Designs and Thirteen/WNET ; produced, directed by Ellen Hovde, Muffie Meyer.

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Demonstrates that balance doesn't necessarily mean symmetry. See how artists create balance through shape and color, as well as how artists use imbalance. Sculptor Nancy Graves wears a hard hat and works in a foundry to create a work that is a surprising balancing act.

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