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Behind the Scenes Volume 1: Painting and Drawing

3 Disc Box Set

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Synopsis

Behind the Scenes explores the magic and the mystery of artistic creation. Hosted by magicians Penn and Teller, this award-winning series goes behind the scenes to discover the creative process with renowned artists.

David Hockney, the world-famous artist whose work spans painting, drawing, book illustrations, photo-collage and set design, shows how modern artists play with the conventions of perspective, illusion of depth and the vanishing point.

When is a line not just a line? Artist Wayne Thiebaud shows how volume, shape, feeling and movement can transform a simple line into art.

Robert Gil de Montes, the celebrated painter, relies on the imaginative and unusual use of color to create art that reflects a keen awareness of his Mexican roots.

And Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, demonstrates the art of comic strips.


What the Critics are Saying

"4 Stars! The freshest approach and most inspirational content since Sesame Street! Simply wonderful!" - New York Post

"Utterly engaging, witty, exciting and fun!" - Christian Science Monitor


Features and Specifications

Bonus materials:

  • Interactive Menus

Format: DVD
Release Year: 1992
Running Time: 85 minutes
Color: Color
Language: English


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