Grayson Perry: Who Are You?
47:20

Grayson Perry: Who Are You?: Modern Individuals

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC May 26, 2015

Visual Arts

Personal and Social Capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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In a culture saturated with selfies, the moment when an artist tries to cut through the noise and nail a subject in a single image - an image intended to define us for ...

In a culture saturated with selfies, the moment when an artist tries to cut through the noise and nail a subject in a single image - an image intended to define us for posterity - has taken on a new significance. In these three films, Grayson spends time with Britons facing a moment in their lives when they need to define who they are, and then he distils his impressions of each into a portrait.

Stealing Van Gogh
59:08

Stealing Van Gogh

ABC January 8, 2019

Visual arts

Civics and citizenship

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Andrew Graham-Dixon confronts the worlds of high art and organised crime to uncover the true story behind the greatest art heist of the 21st century.

Andrew Graham-Dixon confronts the worlds of high art and organised crime to uncover the true story behind the greatest art heist of the 21st century.

Civilisations
58:47

Civilisations: The Vital Spark

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS December 29, 2018

Visual arts

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Simon Schama begins Civilisations with this premise: that it is in art - the play of the creative imagination - that humanity expresses its most essential self: the power to ...

Simon Schama begins Civilisations with this premise: that it is in art - the play of the creative imagination - that humanity expresses its most essential self: the power to break the tyranny of the humdrum, the grind of everyday.

The Da Vinci Shroud
48:00

The Da Vinci Shroud

ABC September 23, 2010

Visual arts

Religious studies

Science

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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The Shroud of Turin is the Christian world's most famous and sacred relic. For centuries the faithful believed it held the image of Jesus Christ, tortured and crucified: but ...

The Shroud of Turin is the Christian world's most famous and sacred relic. For centuries the faithful believed it held the image of Jesus Christ, tortured and crucified: but how it was made has baffled scientists for decades. This film examines the controversial theory that the Turin Shroud is the work of Leonardo da Vinci, one of the greatest artists who ever lived.

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist
44:03

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS2 October 16, 2013

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This episode's challenge involves making an artwork from elements obtained in nature. Who will go to the final round?

This episode's challenge involves making an artwork from elements obtained in nature. Who will go to the final round?

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist
43:45

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 September 11, 2013

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This exhilarating reality series from Sarah Jessica Parker features the search for the next great artist. The contestants must create a memorable and shocking piece of art for ...

This exhilarating reality series from Sarah Jessica Parker features the search for the next great artist. The contestants must create a memorable and shocking piece of art for guest judge photographer Andreas Serrano.

Streets Of Your Town
57:14

Streets Of Your Town

Episode 2 ABC November 15, 2016

Visual arts

History

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Broadcaster, comedian and architecture enthusiast Tim Ross reveals the origins of modernism; a design philosophy that boomed in the mid 20th century as architects rejected ...

Broadcaster, comedian and architecture enthusiast Tim Ross reveals the origins of modernism; a design philosophy that boomed in the mid 20th century as architects rejected ornamentation and embraced materials like glass and steel.

Just To Get A Rep
51:47

Just To Get A Rep

ABC2 March 2, 2011

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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More than 30 years ago, the youth of New York's neglected neighbourhoods started spray-painting their names on subway trains. Here is the true story of aerosol art as told by ...

More than 30 years ago, the youth of New York's neglected neighbourhoods started spray-painting their names on subway trains. Here is the true story of aerosol art as told by its pioneers, and today's innovators.

The Genius Of Photography
58:59

The Genius Of Photography: Paper Movies

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC March 7, 2010

Visual arts

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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A series exploring the history of photography and all photography's manifestations, from journalism to advertising, through art and portraiture.

A series exploring the history of photography and all photography's manifestations, from journalism to advertising, through art and portraiture.

Streets Of Your Town
57:30

Streets Of Your Town

Episode 1 ABC November 8, 2016

Visual arts

History

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Broadcaster, comedian and architecture enthusiast Tim Ross reveals the origins of modernism; a design philosophy that boomed in the mid 20th century as architects rejected ...

Broadcaster, comedian and architecture enthusiast Tim Ross reveals the origins of modernism; a design philosophy that boomed in the mid 20th century as architects rejected ornamentation and embraced materials like glass and steel.

Whiteley
1:30:04

Whiteley

ABC June 10, 2018

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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A visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia's most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley, told using personal letters and photographs interwoven with ...

A visual journey into the private life and creative legacy of Australia's most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley, told using personal letters and photographs interwoven with reconstructions, archival interviews and rare footage.