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Foley, Peter

Overview
Works: 21 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 3,806 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Biographies  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Cultural television programs  Documentary films  Internet videos  Educational films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: N6512, 709.7309051
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Foley
Art 21. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Meet contemporary artists at work and speaking in their own words- direct, accessible, and unfiltered ... This unique four-hour series spotlights 17 artists working in the United States today, and invites viewers behind the working in scenes to see artists at work in their homes, communities, and unexpected sites- from an old-growth forest to a military base to a film set. The artists, including painters, photographers, sculptors, and video artists, demonstrate the breadth of artistic practice across the country and explore questions that are both timeless and timely- about politics, mortality, love, nature, science, order, chaos, and more"--Container
Art:21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through in-depth profiles and dynamic behind-the-scenes footage featuring artists speaking directly about their inspirations and ideas, Season Five shows a broad range of artistic practice, technical innovation, and experimentation, from artists tackling large-scale collaborative projects in hangar-like studios to those working in the quiet of more intimate studio settings
Art:21. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary art reflects the ideas of our time, and artists are the creative role models grappling with today's most timely questions. What is the nature of reality? How do we respond to a world in flux? Why do some historical events shape the way we think today, and why have some been forgotten? Explore these ideas and many more in Season Six of Art in the Twenty-First Century. Spotlights contemporary artists at work from Nigeria to New York City, from Beijing to Brazil
Art21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Season seven features twelve artists from the United States, Europe, and Latin America, in locations as diverse as a New York City public housing development, a military testing facility in the Nevada desert, a jazz festival in Sweden, a ceramics factory in Germany, and an activist neighborhood in Mexico"--Container
The Art:21 collection. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the difference in various styles of twenty-first-century art through interviews, commentary, and behind-the-scenes footage
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The artists profiled in "Stories" tell tales--autobiographical, fictional, satirical, or fantastical--through architecture, literature, mythology, fairytales, and history. These artists provoke us to think about our own stories, the characters and caricatures, the morals and messages that define our real and imagined lives"--Kanopy
Songs from an unmade bed( )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unequal education( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on inequality in the education available in rich and poor New York neighborhood schools. A group of four recently graduated high school students produced and reported this segment. Also includes a discussion between Jonathan Kozol and John Chubb on school vouchers
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century : seasons one and two( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sculptors, performance, and video artists, demonstrate the breadth of artistic practice across the United States and reveak the depth of intergenerational and multicultural talent"--Container
Art: 21 : art in the twenty-first century by Susan Sollins( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces 21 artists. Today's artists are taking self-expression and the artistic process into unchartered territory ... They use an enormous variety of media and draw on sources ranging from pop culture and politics to ethnic heritage, classical models, and deeply personal life experiences. The artists featured in the series represent a cross-section of contemporary art practices and philosophies, and hail from different regions of the United States.--Container
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season Six includes 13 profiles of artists from five continents gathered into four, one-hour thematic episodes: Change, Balance, History and Boundaries. Spanning the globe from Nigeria to New York City, from Beijing to Brazil, the programs reveal the artists at work and speaking in their own words as they demonstrate the power of art to alter perception, challenge convention, and change how we see the world around us
Fantasy : Jeff Koons, Mary Heilmann, Florian Maier-Aichen, Cao Fei( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can art antagonize? Seduce? Inspire transformation? And if so, how might desires and taboos shape our ability to imagine? Fantasy, featuring contemporary artists Jeff Koons, Mary Heilmann, Florian Maier-Achen, and Cao Fei, explores a defiant and unconventional world of sculpture, painting, video and photography--a techno-inspired collection that is at times hallucinatory, irreverent, and sublime ... as each of these artists pursues a vision first held in the mind's eye. It is a rare journey behind the scenes of the artists that transport us to unreal worlds and altered states of consciousness
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century : compassion( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Might a work of art move us to temper our more destructive impulses? In what ways do artists' feelings of empathy contribute to works that tackle problematic subjects and address the human condition? Compassion, features three contemporary artists-William Kentridge, Doris Salcedo, and Carrie Mae Weems-whose unique works and experimental methods explore the conscience and the possibility of reconciling past and present while exposing injustice and expressing tolerance for others. By means of film, photo-documentary, and abstract sculpture, each artist in their own distinct style presents a testimony to the human experience and a reminder of the fragility of life
Art:21. art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the most dynamic visual artists of our time in the award-winning documentary series Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century. Unparalleled in its access to today's artists, this unique series invites viewers into artists' studios, homes and communities to provide an intimate view of their lives, creative processes, and sources of inspiration. The one-hour programs present groundbreaking artists of the new century at work and speaking in their own words-direct, accessible, and unfiltered-about how, why, and what they create. Compelling and thought-provoking, Art in the Twenty-First Century takes viewers behind the scenes-and beyond the museum or gallery experience-to reveal how contemporary art can change how we see the world around us
Art:21: art in the twenty-first century( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meet the most dynamic visual artists of our time in the award-winning documentary series Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century. Unparalleled in its access to today's artists, this unique series invites viewers into artists' studios, homes and communities to provide an intimate view of their lives, creative processes, and sources of inspiration. The one-hour programs present groundbreaking artists of the new century at work and speaking in their own words-direct, accessible, and unfiltered-about how, why, and what they create. Compelling and thought-provoking, Art in the Twenty-First Century takes viewers behind the scenes-and beyond the museum or gallery experience-to reveal how contemporary art can change how we see the world around us
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century : systems( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Why do we find comfort in some systems while rebelling against others? How can the artist use systems as a mean of expression? Systems explores these questions in the work of contemporary artists Julie Mehretu, John Baldessari, Kimsooja, and Allan McCollum--all motivated to explain and explore the infinite systems of life as they experiment with abstract composition, performance art, stenciling, photography, and unexpected collections. The work of these artists is both ethereal and thought-provoking, and the film clearly illustrates how powerful a message they are sending to the world: individuals can be both singular as well as part of whole
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century : transformation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

What happens when the artists becomes the art? n Transformation, three artists satirize society and reinvent icons of literature, art history, and pop culture by inhabiting the characters they create and capturing the sensibilities of our age. It is a personal portrait of Yinka Shonibare MBE, Cindy Sherman, and Paul McCarthy-three contemporary artists refashioning their identity by way of extreme and avant-garde techniques in costume-making, sculpting, make-up, and cinema, and casting themselves as leading "haracters" so we may see ourselves, and our world, more clearly
Art:21 art in the 21st century season 6( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contemporary art reflects the ideas of our time, and artists are the creative role models grappling with today's most timely questions. What is the nature of reality? How do we respond to a world in flux? Why do some historical events shape the way we think today, and why have some been forgotten? Explore these ideas and many more in Season Six of Art in the Twenty-First Century
Art 21 : art in the twenty-first century : fantasy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Can art antagonize? Seduce? Inspire transformation? And if so, how might desires and taboos shape our ability to imagine? Fantasy, featuring contemporary artists Jeff Koons, Mary Heilmann, Florian Maier-Achen, and Cao Fei, explores a defiant and unconventional world of sculpture, painting, video and photography-a techno-inspired collection that is at times hallucinatory, irreverent, and sublime ... as each of these artists pursues a vision first held in the mind's eye. It is a rare journey behind the scenes of the artists that transport us to unreal worlds and altered states of consciousness
Art 21 : art in the 21st century season four [DVD]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Meet contemporary artists at work and speaking in their own words- direct, accessible, and unfiltered ...This unique four-hour series spotlights 17 artists the United States today, and invites viewers behind the working in scenes to see artists at work in their homes, communities,and unexpected sites- from an old-growth forest to a military base to a film set. The artists, including painters, photographers, sculptors, and video artists, demonstrate the breadth of artistic practice across the country and explore questions that are both timeless and timely- about politics, mortality, love, nature, science,order, chaos, and more"--Container
 
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