Sister Wendy's American Collection (2001)

Genres - Visual Arts  |   Sub-Genres - Art History, Graphic & Applied Arts, Sculpture  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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In each episode of this series, Sister Wendy Beckett, England's best known art appreciator, introduces viewers to a major U.S. art collection. Not an art historian, Sister Wendy just knows what she likes. Viewers who are intimidated by "serious" art history programs may her find her warm and unpretentious views endearing. Those in search of incisive commentary might look elsewhere. In this particular episode, viewers travel the halls of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. As in the other titles of this series, Sister Wendy's wit and attention to detail bring out the overlooked wonder in this magnificent museum.

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museum, art-appreciation, art-collection, painting, photography, sculpture, exhibit