Art Bits

BBC Imagine - The Art that Hitler Hated (2014) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 19, 2017
BBC Imagine - The Art that Hitler Hated (2014) [Repost]

BBC Imagine - The Art that Hitler Hated (2014) [Repost]
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3222 Kbps | 2x~75mn | 3.13 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

imagine… tells how the end of the war was only the beginning of another battle. In the art world in Germany, it was business as usual. Many people in museums, galleries and auction houses in Germany remained in their positions when the war was over. So people involved in looting art might now be in charge of deciding whether to return it. For families, often living in exile, it was an uphill struggle. For them the discovery of the Gurlitt hoard has raised new hopes - and repeated some old disappointments.

BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 14, 2017
BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)

BBC - The Hidden Art of Islam (2012)
PDTV | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1531 Kbps | 58 min 49 s | 703 MB
Audio: English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Arts

At the British Museum, a collection of artefacts from the Muslim world is on show which tells the history of a journey to Mecca always forbidden to non-Muslims. It features a succession of examples of the rich visual language of Islamic culture past and present, artwork created to reflect the powerful experience for any Muslim making the Hajj pilgrimage to Islam's most sacred city and its most sacred building, the Ka'aba.

Lascaux - The Prehistory of Art (1995)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 13, 2017
Lascaux - The Prehistory of Art (1995)

Lascaux - The Prehistory of Art (1995)
DVDRip | 624 x 464 | .AVI/DivX @ 1641 Kbps | 59 min 59 s | 1.10 GB
Audio: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Arts, History

Lascaux is the most beautiful and the most lavish of all the adorned prehistoric caves . But is there really such a thing as prehistoric "art" ? Who were the painters of Lascaux ? How to explain the striking stylistic unity of certain clusters, or the contradictions between similar figures that may be painted in different periods?

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life (2017)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3483 Kbps | 3x~59min | 4.54 GiB
Audio: English AAC 126 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox looks at the art and culture of Japan.

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 27, 2017
BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)

BBC - The Art of Japanese Life: Nature (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1449 Kbps | 59mn 13s | 709 MiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Dr James Fox examines the art and culture of Japan. Dr James Fox journeys through Japan's mountainous forests, marvels at its zen gardens and admires centuries-old bonsai, to explore the connections between Japanese culture and the natural environment. Travelling around Japan's stunning island geography, he examines how the country's two great religions, Shinto and Buddhism, helped shape a creative response to nature often very different to the West. But he also considers modern Japan's changing relationship to the natural world and travels to Naoshima Art Island to see how contemporary artists are finding new ways to engage with nature.

ВВС - The Art of Russia (2009)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 23, 2017
ВВС - The Art of Russia (2009)

BBC - The Art of Russia (2009)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1557 Kbps | 3x~59mn | 2.18 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History, Arts

Series in which art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon tells the incredible story of Russian art - its mystery and magnificence - and until now a story untold on British television.
Kama Sutra - The Sensual Art Of Lovemaking: Positions Of The Tao (2002)

Kama Sutra - The Sensual Art Of Lovemaking: Positions Of The Tao (2002)
DVD rip rip | MP4: Simple@L1 (320 x 240, 1026 Kbps) | Audio: MP3 (152 Kbps: VBR) | 53 min | English | 400 mb
Genre: instructional, guidance, relations

Kama Sutra - The Sensual Art Of Lovemaking: Positions Of The Tao is a 2002 instructional DVD which guides couples to perfect, or at least practice and try their best, the art of the kama sutra. This edition was part of a series of discs but this one was one of the best, if not the best. One of the models featured is former adult film star Sabrine Maui, listed as Sabrine Mauia.

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 12, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2399 Kbps | 53min 10s | 965 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Discover the story of Chef Jacques Pépin, a young immigrant whose American journey took him through the kitchens of Howard Johnson's, bringing his commitment to great taste and craftsmanship to American food. With his landmark cookbooks and television shows, he ushered in a new era in American food culture.

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Live in '58 (2006)  Music

Posted by TestTickles at June 11, 2017
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Live in '58 (2006)

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Live in '58 (2006)
DVD rip | MP4: AVC (720 x 478, 3905 Kbps) | Audio: MP3 (160 Kbps) | 54 min | English | 1.56 GB
Genre: music, concert

Live in '58 is a 2006 document of a concert performed by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers. Released as part of the Jazz Icons series, this was released by TDK.

BBC - The Medici: Makers of Modern Art (2008)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 9, 2017
BBC - The Medici: Makers of Modern Art (2008)

BBC - The Medici: Makers of Modern Art (2008)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3857 Kbps | 58mn 21s | 1.63 GB
Audio: English AAC 132 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Documentary in which Andrew Graham-Dixon reveals how the Medici family transformed Florence through sculpture, painting and architecture and created a world where masterpieces fetch millions today.