Arts Reviews

Loving Vincent A creative animated feature exploring the mysterious death of Vincent Van Gogh. Questing
Faces Places A playful and wonder-drenched documentary about an unusual creative collaboration. Imagination
Eva Hesse A superb documentary on a gifted and eccentric female artist who hit her high stride in the 1960s. Play
Brillo Box (3 ¢ Off) A documentary memoir about the journey of one of Andy Warhol's pop art creations. Imagination
On the Wing An evergreen book of days with poetic observations and gorgeous illustrations of hummingbirds and ot… Beauty
Who's Afraid of Contemporary Art? A playful and snappy guide to the changes happening in the art world. Imagination
Kyoto Gardens An exquisite appreciation of Kyoto as a spiritual place with its gardens of such beauty, variety and… Beauty
A People's Art History of the United States An illustrated guide to all the ways artists have contributed to the culture of resistance. Justice
Soundbreaking An extraordinary eight-hour documentary about the innovators of recorded music during 100 years of s… Imagination
How to See A top-drawer collection of art criticism that celebrates pictorial values and creative surprises. Meaning
Why You Love Music A celebration of music and the beneficial roles it plays in our lives. You
Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang A visually stimulating documentary about the light shows, fireworks, and explosive events of a creat… Beauty
Hockney A well-done mapping of the life and work of David Hockney who has been called England's "National Tr… Attention
Hieronymus Bosch: Touched by the Devil A fascinating documentary on the process of authenticating the art work of a choreographer of hell. Imagination
Janis: Little Girl Blue Documentary on the life and times of the talented but troubled blues singer. You
David Hockney: A Bigger Picture A remarkable documentary on England's most famous painter. Imagination
Alexander Calder An astonishing documentary that conveys the sculptor's ingenuity and boundless inventiveness. Play
Henri Matisse An edifying look at the life and artistic works of Henri Matisse. Imagination
Mandalas An adult coloring book for opening a doorway into the symbolic language of the soul. Play
The Spirituality of Art An evergreen work that will open minds, bodies and souls to the manifold meanings of human creativit… Imagination