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Title Rivera in America [videorecording] / produced and directed by Rick Tejada-Flores ; an Alturas Films production in association with American masters.

Imprint [United States?] : Alturas Films, [1999].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    RIVE RA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program American masters in 1988.
Performer Narrator, Luis Valdez.
Summary Discusses painter Diego Rivera and his stay in the United States during the 1930s. Looks at murals he created in San Francisco, Detroit and New York. Examines how Rivera's depictions of scenes of American life on the walls of community buildings influenced the American conception of public art and provided the inspiration for President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's WPA program to adorn public buildings with art.
System Details DVD-R.
Subject Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957.
Painters -- Mexico -- Biography.
Mural painting and decoration, Mexican -- United States.
Mural painting and decoration -- United States -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Added Author Tejada-Flores, Rick. Producer. Director.
Valdez, Luis. Narrator.
Alturas Films.
Added Title American masters (Television program)

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