The Artist's Salary (Le Salaire de l'Artiste)

Show More

Related videos

Masterpiece or Forgery: The Story of Elmyr De Hory
Elmyr de Hory was called "The Myth of our Century" when he was revealed as a master forger in 1968. Born in 1905, he made an estimated 1000 fake paintings, primarily in the style of the post-impressionists before he died - or disappeared - in 1976. In addition to faking…
Michael Earney - The Utilitarian Artist
Part of the Series: Artists of America Series
An excellent biography of a British-born artist who fell in love with America's West and now resides in Texas. Viewers will love to view the unique illusions he includes in his art; plus Michael presents an honest perspective of the utilitarian side of art - using one's artistic skills in…
Salazar - The Artist Roland Salazar Rose
Part of the Series: Artists of Vision Series
Popularly known as "Salazar," Roland Rose is a unique artist who inspires others artists and lovers of art with his commitment to "pure" art, which he explains is, "painting what's inside you; painting what you feel, " In this insightful biography we see his abstract-expressionistic paintings confirm his devotion to…
A Wyeth Hurd Original - Peter de La Fuente
Part of the Series: Artists of America Series
There is no mistaking the greatness associated with the names of Wyeth and Hurd in the world of American art. Now a fourth generation of artistic excellence has emerged from these two loved and admired families, Peter de La Fuente, a master of watercolor and egg tempera painting. As the…
Hogarth's Progress
Satirical, critical, talented - William Hogarth was one of the most original British artists of the 18th Century. The son of a poor schoolmaster made a name for himself as a portraitist and became best known for his satirical etchings. In strange and graphic tales, such as A Harlot's Progress,…
Gericault: The Raft of the 'Medusa'
Painter and lithographer Theodore Gericault was the leader of the French Romantic movement; The Raft of the 'Medusa' was his most ambitious work. In this film we see how he consciously sought for 'headline' public events to provide a subject for a major work that would launch his career. The…
Sister Wendy's Story of Painting
BBC
From cave painting to the present day, Giotto and Michaelangelo to Cezanne and Jackson Pollock, Sister Wendy visits the world's art galleries to tell the history of painting. Even the most familiar of paintings take on a vivid new lease of life when viewed through this art enthusiast's eyes.
William Robinson: A Painter's Journey
Part of the Series: Australian Artists Collection
William Robinson: A Painter's Journey is a compelling documentary about one of Australia's most important artists. Recognized for his astonishing self-portraits which have twice won the Archibald Prize, William Robinson is also a masterful landscape painter. In 2009, a gallery in his name opened in Old Government House at the…
Schiele and Whistler
In the fascinating Great Artist series, we investigate some of the best artists in history - examining their influence, style and what exactly made them so unique. In this double package we examine two of the most original artists of the modern era; Egon Schiele, jailed on an obscenity charge,…
Winslow Homer: An American Original
This historical drama is about Winslow Homer, American painter best known for landscapes and marine subjects. He is considered one of the foremost painters in 19th century America. Set in 1874, Homer (Wayne Best) had seen and recorded many of the horrors of the Civil War. Leaving the battlefield and…
The Mists of Time
Part of the Series: Sister Wendy's Story of Painting
Sister Wendy Beckett discovers masterpieces from the time of the cavemen, the world of the pharaohs, and the age of chivalry.
A Hero Steps Forth
Part of the Series: Sister Wendy's Story of Painting
Sister Wendy Beckett takes a closer look at art in the Middle Ages. Featuring works by Giotto, Duccio, Ambrogio Lorenzetti, Simone Martini, Jan van Eyck, Rogier van der Weyden and Hieronymus Bosch.