Chip Taylor Communications



Subject: Arts: Art & Artists

The Art Appreciation Series

The Art Appreciation Series

A series of documentaries that opens one's eyes to a deeper appreciation of art, reflecting not only on great art and artists, but also on the positive affects art and design have on society as a whole. Series: 7 or 9 programs (10 to 60 minutes).

List of Titles


The Art of Design 1

The Art of Design 1

"Recommended. One of two fascinating and eclectic programs that takes viewers behind-the-scenes to show the processes used by some of the world's finest designers. In the 21st century, art, design, and technology are all coming together. In general, the examples of ingenuity and expertise are spellbinding, effectively Click for more


The Art of Design 2

The Art of Design 2

"Recommended. One of two fascinating and eclectic programs that takes viewers behind-the-scenes to show the processes used by some of the world's finest designers. In the 21st century, art, design, and technology are all coming together. In general, the examples of ingenuity and expertise are spellbinding, effectively Click for more


The Art of Design 1 & 2

The Art of Design 1 & 2

A combined version of The Art of Design 1 & 2 is available.
"Recommended. These fascinating and eclectic programs take viewers behind-the-scenes to show the processes used by some of the world's finest designers. In the 21st century, art, design, and technology are all coming together. In general, the Click for more


Brush Dance with Xiao Kejia: The Art of Chinese Calligraphy

Brush Dance with Xiao Kejia: The Art of Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese calligraphy, "Shu Fa" in Chinese, and also called brush calligraphy, has been a technique for writing Chinese characters for thousands or years. Treasured in Japan, Korea, Vietnam and Singapore as well, it is considered to be a uniquely East Asian art. Today, the love of calligraphy has spread worldwide. This Click for more


Homenaje a Tenochtitlan: An Installation for the Day of the Dead

Homenaje a Tenochtitlan: An Installation for the Day of the Dead

"Highly Recommended! This beautiful documentary is a useful tool for understanding the importance of the "Day of the Dead" celebration; it is also excellent for any who have an interest in Chicano/Chicana art." -Library Journal
Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of Christopher Columbus' arrival into the Click for more


Making an American Monument: An Epic Journey in Bronze

Making an American Monument: An Epic Journey in Bronze

"Highly Recommended! An unequaled insight into the demanding Art of the Sculptor as they pay tribute to the wildlife, the animals, and the people of America's past." -National Media Review
This unique documentary chronicles the work of three world renowned sculptors over a period of 11 years as they create Click for more


The Renaissance of Mata Ortiz

The Renaissance of Mata Ortiz

Director's Choice: Best Arts Film -Sedona International Film Festival
Best Editing Award -DOCUTAH Int'l Film Festival
Best Art Documentary -Archaeology Channel Int'l Film Festival

"Highly Recommended! A fascinating look at contemporary Mexican art Click for more


Two Sides of Computer Animation 1: Revolution (Against Racism)

Two Sides of Computer Animation 1: Revolution (Against Racism)

Animated portrayal of power struggles and the strength needed to overcome oppression. Harkens back to the atrocity of German domination during WW II and to Martin Luther King Jr.'s leadership. Produced by Jason Mark. 02/10DE JSCA 5 min. Click for more


Two Sides of Computer Animation 2: Yaron Zohar

Two Sides of Computer Animation 2: Yaron Zohar

This animated short offers an example of computer expert Yaron Zohar's imagination with a sense of humor, offering a hold-on-to-your-seat flight to nowhere in particular. Produced by Yaron Zohar. 02/10DE JSCA 5 min. Click for more


Two Sides of Computer Animation 1 & 2

Two Sides of Computer Animation 1 & 2

A combined version of Two Sides of Computer Animation 1: Revolution (Against Racism) and Two Sides of Computer Animation 2: Yaron Zohar is available.
1. Revolution (Against Racism)
Animated portrayal of power struggles and the strength needed to overcome oppression. Harkens back to the Click for more


Women by Women

Women by Women

The Galeria de la Raza is a non-profit, community-based arts organization located in the heart of San Francisco's Mission District whose mission is to foster public awareness and appreciation of Chicano/Latino art and culture. In this digitally re-mastered program we get to view an historic exhibition here of leading Click for more





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