RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 37462957 LA Closed-captioned. T1 A Wave from the Atlantic A1 Hughes, Robert,, Kazin, Alfred,, Planet 24 (Firm), British Broadcasting Corporation., Television Service., Time Warner, Inc., WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), PBS Home Video., PB PBS Home Video PP [Alexandria, VA] YR 1997 SN 0780618165 9780780618169 AB An eight part series presenting American history through its visual art, painting, sculpture, architecture and monuments. In this fifth segment waves of immigrants in the early 20th century bring both their old culture and a thirst for the new. The tenements are documented by photographer Jacob Riis and the socially conscious Ashcan School. Then, after the historic 1913 Armory show, artists like Joseph Stella, Paul Strand, Alfred Stieglitz, forge a modernism that is uniquely American. Also presents the work of Robert Henri, George Bellows, Marcel Duchamp, Charles Demuth, Arthur Dove, Georgia O'Keeffe, Mabel Dodge Luhand, Marsden Hartley and Frank Lloyd Wright.