View from the edge

United Kingdom, 1979

Film
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Episode number 6 of Series “The Shock of the New Series”.
Part 6 of an 8-part series presented by art critic and writer, Robert Hughes. In this episode the strand of 20th century art - expressionism and abstract expressionism, which deals with the dark extremities of human emotion are explored. The work of such painters as Van Gogh, Munch and Rothko are examined.

Credits

production company

RM Productions

BBC

producer

David Cheshire

Duration

01:00:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1979

Appears in

The Shock of the New Series

Group of items

The Shock of the New Series

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302217

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Abstract expressionism

Crafts & Visual Arts → Expressionism (Art)

Crafts & Visual Arts → Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890

Crafts & Visual Arts → Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painting

Crafts & Visual Arts → Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970

People → Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890

People → Munch, Edvard, 1863-1944

People → Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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