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Getting to Know World's Greatest Artists

Next Airing: Mon, Apr 27th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD

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Get to know the world's greatest artists with this informative and engaging video series!


  • Degas

    When is an Impressionist not an Impressionist? When he's Edgar Degas! He showed his work with Cassatt, Monet, and renoir, but never considered his art to be "Impressionist" art. Why not? Young viewers will learn the reasons from an animated Degas himself, as they watch him tell the story of his life and artistic career.

    Next Airing: Mon, Apr 27th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:22:15
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Cassatt

    Say "mother and child" and what artist comes to mind? Get to know impressionist artist Mary Cassatt, famous for her tender portraits of families and children. Why didn't Mary's father want her to be an artist? What turned Mary and her friend Edgar degas into mad scientists? What made her huge World's Fair mural so mysterious? Find out has you laugh -- and learn! -- with one of the world's best loved artists.

    Next Airing: Tue, Apr 28th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:20:49
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Michelangelo

    Michelangelo tells you his own life story on an entertaining video that mixes art history with playful cartoon humor. From his childhood and student days in Florence to his career in Rome as a sculptor, painter and architect, his tale is a factual and fun-filled introduction to one of the most famous names of the Italian Renaissance.

    Next Airing: Wed, Apr 29th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:24:45
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Da Vinci

    Who is the world's most famous Renaissance Man? Leonardo da Vinci: painter, mathematician, scientist and engineer. In this delightful animated video, Leonardo's enthusiasm and curiosity are contageous as kids laugh and learn with the painter of the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper.

    Next Airing: Thu, Apr 30th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:22:23
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Rembrandt

    How did one 17th-century Dutchman's work become the world standard for art? Let Rembrandt van Rijn tell you the story of his own life and creative career, in this lighthearted and informative look at one of the world's most famous artists.

    Next Airing: Mon, May 4th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:22:43
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Van Gogh

    Playful cartoons and great art come together in this animated video about Vincent van Gogh. Meet Vincent, his brother Theo and fellow artist Paul Gauguin in this remarkable story of Van Gogh's life and art. Get to know this cranky visionary who would become one of the world's greatest artists.

    Next Airing: Tue, May 5th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:20:47
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Monet

    Claude Monet and his French Impressionists "pals" are brought to life in this entertaining, animated video. Now kids can have fun learning about Monet's life and paintings through a playful combination of great art and delightful, off- the - wall cartoons.

    Next Airing: Wed, May 6th, 2020 at 9:00 AM on KUED-HD
    Length: 00:20:54
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2021
  • Ringgold

    Can you fly? Faith Ringgold believes you can. This delightful (and airborne) video journey follows an animated Faith Ringgold as she guides viewers through a child-friendly look at her life, times, and work - from her childhood in Harlem, through the cultural upheavals of the 1970s to her position today as a respected contemporary artist.

    Next Airing: Mon, May 18th, 2020 at 9:41 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:21:11
    Usage rights: 7/1/2011 to 12/1/2020



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