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Architecture: Video - DVD/VHS

This guide presents resources on various aspects of architecture including history, theory, design and technology.

SOA Lecture Series

The Architecture Reading Room retains VHS and DVD holdings of the majority of Syracuse Architecture Lectures. Check SUMMON using the limits button and selecting, under the format section, "Video - DVD/VHS." Then perform a keyword search using the name of the speaker. 

Lectures 2007-present are also available ONLINE

Online Video Database

 

On Architecture

Description: OnArchitecture is an online audiovisual service providing a synthetic, deep and detailed panorama of the world's main authors, works, experiences and problematics related to the field of architecture. OnArchitecture's collection features original videos, such as interviews, buildings and installations, all of this enriched with a selection of complementary material - documents and audiovisuals - about the main authors and figures of contemporary architecture.

DVDs

Architectures = Architekturen. [a collection presented by Richard Copans and Stan Neumann].
Video DVD 11871

Bauhaus: less is more. Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2005.
Video DVD 12543

Birth of an icon: Frank Gehry's Disney Hall. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2004, c2003
Video DVD 12478

Birth of the Renaissance: Giotto to Masaccio. New York, NY, Video Publishing, 1991. 
Video DVD 0009

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 2/17/05 / produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. "An hour-long conversation with Renzo Piano, one of the foremost architects in the world. He has a number of projects in New York City."
Video DVD 12655

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 3/25/02 / produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. "Jim Hoagland of the Washington Post and Nicholas Lemann of the New Yorker explore Bush’s foreign policy. Later, architect Rem Koolhaas talks about his latest projects and co-authored books, Project on the City and Harvard Design School Guide to Shopping."
Video DVD 12648

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 4/12/02 / produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. " An interview with Renzo Piano, world-renown architect. He shares his plans for his first building in New York City, the new headquarters for The New York Times, and looks back at some of his earlier designs, including the Pompidou Centre in Paris."
Video DVD 12649

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 8/5/05 (Frank Gehry, Renzo Piano, & Ada Louise Huxtable)/ produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. "An hour on architecture with Pritzker Prize-winning architects Frank Gehry and Renzo Piano. Joining them, Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable."
Video DVD 12656

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 8/26/02 / produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. "Three conversations with world renowned architects. First, Renzo Piano, the designer of the Pompidou Centre in Paris talks about his career and current projects in New York City, including his plan for the new home of The New York Times. Then, Santiago Calatrava, most well known for his signature bridges in Europe, discusses his craft and unveiling his first building in the US, the Milwaukee Art Museum. Finally, Rem Koolhaas talks his writing and latest projects: two branches of the Guggenheim Museum in Las Vegas and a Prada flagship store in New York City."
Video DVD 12650

Charlie Rose. Episode date: 9/13/02 / produced by Charlie Rose, Inc., Thirteen WNET New York; directed by Mike Jay; producers, Charlie Rose, Yvette Vega. "In commemoration of the September 11th attacks one year later, a focus on rebuilding. Charlie talks to a panel of architects, including Peter Eisenman, Charles Gwathmey, Frederic Schwartz, Steven Holl, and Rafael Vinloy, and architecture critic for The New York Times, Herbert Muschamp, about the recontruction of Lower Manhattan. They share their thoughts on this daunting project and what they hope to see constructed at Ground Zero." 
Video DVD 12651

A conversation with Maya Lin. a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc.
Video DVD 12430

Dessau's Bauhaus. written and directed by Frederic Compain with the participation of Stan Neumann.
Video DVD 12489

Frank Lloyd Wright. a Florentine Films production; a film by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick; written by Geoffrey C. Ward; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick, Peter Miller; produced in association with WETA-TV, Washington.
Video DVD 12736

Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater. [presented by] in-D, in association with the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy; story by Lynda Waggoner and Sarah Cleary.
Video DVD 12465

Goff in der Wüste  = Goff in the desert: Bruce Goff, 1904-1982: Architektur als Autobiographie /  Filmgalerie 451; Film von Heinz Emigholz.
Video DVD 12807

The greening of Southie. Mercator Entertainment presents a Wicked Delicate production; producer, Curt Ellis; editor-director, Ian Cheney.
Video DVD 14187

The home maker: Samuel "Sambo" Mockbee. ABC News Productions.
Video DVD 12479

My architect. The Louis Kahn Project in association with Mediaworks, Inc., and Susan Rose Behr, Andrew S. Clayman, Darrell Friedman; in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents a Nathaniel Kahn film; produced by Susan Rose Behr and Nathaniel Kahn; directed by Nathaniel Kahn.
Video DVD 12178

(NEAT) Laboratory, and the Architecture Studies Library.
Video DVD 13063

The pattern of beauty. script and direction, Stephen Cross; producers, Paul Keeler and Stephen Cross.
Video DVD 14127

Regular or super: views on Mies van der Rohe = Ordinaire ou super, regards sur Mies van der Rohe. Film by Joseph Hillel and Patrick Demers.
Video DVD 12207

Sketches of Frank Gehry. Sony Pictures Classics; by Sydney Pollack; directed by Sydney Pollack; produced by Ultan Guilfoyle; a co-production of Mirage Enterprises and Thirteen/WNET New York's American Masters and LM Media GmbH.
 Video DVD 13771

The riddle of the Leaning Tower. produced by Simon Nasht, Marco Visalberghi; written and directed by Chris Durlacher; a Paneikon and Pilot Productions film for WGBH Nova and Channel 4 Television, in association with Raitre and Avro.
Video DVD 11917

The 2030 challenge: environmental design in the face of climate change discussion panel. presented by UNLV School of Architecture, the Natural Energies Advanced Technologies.
Video DVD 13063

VDL Research House: Richard Neutra's studio and residence. Cal Poly Pomona, College of Environmental Design presents an IND-Press production.
Video DVD 13219

 

VHS

 

Air, light, and utopia. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2000.
Videocassette 9000

L'Alsace: hommes de pierre, hommes de foi. Northbrook, Ill.: Roland Collection of Films and Video on Art, [199-?]
Videocassette 7135

Alvar Aalto. Cicero, IL, Roland Collection of Films on Art, 198-? 
Videocassette 6981

Alvar Aalto: a vision for a better world. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2000.
Videocassette 9001

Alvar Aalto, Technology and Nature. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities, 1996. 
Videocassette 7892

The American House: A Guide to Architectural Styles. Lake Zurich, IL, Learning Seed, 1992. 
Videocassette 6983

The American Urban Experience. Wilmette, IL, Films Inc.; King of Prussia, Penn., Urban Productions, 1983. 
Videocassette 6426

American Visions. 8 volumes. Alexandria, VA, PBS Home Video, 1997. 
Videocassette 7680

The Amiens trilogy. Glenview, IL: Crystal Productions [distributor], c1995-c1997.
Videocassette 11916

The Ancient Romans Series: An Urban Lifestyle. Van Nuys, CA, AIMS Media, 1988. 
Videocassette 2236

Antoni Gaudí. A&A, Alvarez & Asociados Comunicaciones. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities, 2002.
Videocassette 10186

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. Arts Council of Great Britain and A.B.C. Video Enterprises. [Concord, MA] : Home Vision [distributor], c1983.
Videocassette 2523

Architecture: meaning in a poet's vision. New York, NY: Distributed by Insight Media, c1978.
Videocassette 6989

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright. Concord, MA, Home Vision, 1983. 
Videocassette 2523

Architecture of transcendence: Beauvais, 1987. Glenview, IL: Crystal Productions, 2000, c1988.
Videocassette 12064

Art deco. BBC. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c2001.
Videocassette 10220

Art of the Western World. Program I: The Classical Ideal. Santa Barbara, CA, Intellimation, 1989. 
Videocassette 6066

Art of the Western World. Program II: A White Garment of Churches. Santa Barbara, CA, Intellimation, 1989. 
Videocassette 6067

Art of the Western world. Program III: The early Renaissance. Santa Barbara, CA: Intellimation, 1989.
Videocassette 6068

Art of the Western World. Program IV: The High Renaissance. Santa Barbara, CA, Intellimation, 1989. 
Videocassette 6069

Art of the Western world. Program V: Realms of light, the baroque. Santa Barbara, CA: Intellimation, 1989.
Videocassette 6070

Artful architecture: the Getty Center and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 1999.
Videocassette 8703

Atheneum: Analysis of Form. Fayetteville, AR, School of Architecture, University of Arkansas; Berkeley, CA, University of California Extension Media Center, 198? 
Videocassette 6138

L'Aude: croisee des chemins romans. Northbrook, IL, Roland Collection of Films and Video on Art, 199? 
Videocassette 6972

The Barcelona Pavilion. S.l., Lumen; Berkeley, CA, University of California Extension Media Center, 1990. 
Videocassette 6131

Bernini architect. produced [by] Glenn Scott. Dundas, Ontario: Masterpieces in Video, c1997.
Videocassette 11741

Borromini. script, Glenn Scott; produced, Glenn Scott. Dundas, Ontario: Masterpieces in Video, c1996.
Videocassette 11740

La Bourgogne: Eve, la pierre et le serpent. Northbrook, Ill.: Roland Collection of Films and Video on Art, [199-?]
Videocassette 6971

Bridges. Kaw Valley Films presents; produced and directed by Darrell Meador; script, Darrell Meador, Jim Whitefield. Shawnee, KS: Kaw Valley Films and Video, c1988.
Videocassette 11508

Building big. a co-production of WGBH Science Unit and Production Group, Inc. [Boston]: WGBH Video, c2000.
Videocassette 9738

Carlo Scarpa. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1997. 
Videocassette 7891

The Case Study House Program, 1945-1966: An Anecdotal History & Commentary. Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art, 1989. 
Videocassette 5627

Cathedral. Washington, DC, Unicorn Projects, 1985; Morris Plains, NJ, Lucerne Media, 1986. 
Videocassette 2416

Cathedral: The Story of its Construction. Washington, DC, Unicorn Projects; Dorset Video, 1985. 
Videocassette 6257

Central New York's picture palaces. Syracuse, N. Y.: Public Broadcasting Council of Central New York, Inc., c2003.
Videocassette 13317

Charles Rennie Mackintosh: a modern man. BBC, Glasgow School of Art, c1996.
Videocassette 11965

Chicago: the building of an entrepôt city. Open University. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1997.
Videocassette 9752

Chicago's Modern Architecture. Chicago, IL, distributed by The Bureau, 1985. 
Videocassette 6990

The Chrysler Building. A & E Home Video: distributed in the U.S. by New Video, c2001.
Videocassette 11570

The City. Santa Monica, CA, Pyramid Film & Video, 198? 
Videocassette 6759

The City of the Future. [Wilmette, IL: Films Inc.]; King of Prussia, Penn.: Urban Productions, [1983]
Videocassette 6427

Civilisation -- A Personal View. The Skin of Our Teeth/The Great Thaw. Chicago, IL, Films Incorporated, 19--? 
Videocassette 6869

Cluny: a light in the night. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 1995, c1999. 
Videocassette 8285

Cosimo de'Medici. [S.l.], Balzac Video, 1979. 
Videocassette 6878

Deconstructivist Architects. New York, NY, M. Blackwood Productions, 1989. 
Videocassette 5668

The Films of Charles and Ray Eames. Volume 1, Powers of ten. a production of the Eames Office; Santa Monica, CA: Pyramid Film & Video, c1989.
Videocassette 8987

Ecological design: inventing the future. [Brooklyn, NY]: Ecological Design Project, c1994.
Videocassette 8537

The edge of the possible: Jørn Utzon and the Sydney Opera House. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c1999.
Videocassette 9215

The Exiles. New York, NY, The Exiles Project, Inc., 1989. 
Videocassette 5628

The Face of Russia. Chicago, IL, Home Vision Select, 1998. 
Videocassette 8055

Fall of the leaning tower. South Burlington, VT: WGBH Boston Video, c1999.
Videocassette 11891

Fallingwater: A Conversation with Edgar Kaufmann, Jr. Santa Monica, CA, distributed by Direct Cinema Limited, 1995. 
Videocassette 7917

Fallingwater: The House Tour. Sewickley, PA, Westcliffe Communications, 1997. 
Videocassette 7916

15th Century: Renaissance in Full Bloom. New York, NY, Video Publishing, 1991. 
Videodisc 0010

Figure in a landscape: a conversation with J.B. Jackson. [Los Angeles, Calif.]: Direct Cinema Ltd., [1989]
Videocassette 11751

The Films of Charles and Ray Eames. Volume 1. Powers of Ten. Santa Monica, CA: Pyramid Film & Video, c1989.
Videocassette 8987

The films of Charles & Ray EamesVolume 5. Santa Monica, CA : Pyramid Media, 1999.
Videocassette 9088

Film Voice. New York, NY, Program for Art on Film, 1992. 
Videocassette 3144

Frank Gehry. New York, NY, Michael Blackwood Productions, 1987. 
Videocassette 5667

Frank Gehry: Architecture in Motion. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1996. 
Videocassette 7890

Frank Gehry uncensored. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, c1999.
Videocassette 9002

Frank Lloyd Wright and the Prairie School. Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1999.
Videocassette 9003

Frank Lloyd Wright and the Secret Life of a Museum. Chicago, Home Vision, 1993. 
Videocassette 6838

Frank Lloyd Wright: the Office for Edgar J. Kaufmann. Studio City, CA, Sandpail Productions, 1993. 
Videocassette 6837

The Frank Lloyd Wright way: apprentices to genius. Glendale, CA: Gone West Productions, [c1995?]
Videocassette 8224

French Gothic Architecture: The Cathedrals. New York, NY, Academic and Entertainment Video Corp., 1994. 
Videocassette 7719

Gaudi: a dream in Barcelona. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities, c1993.
Videocassette 8701

Glories of Medieval Art: The Cloisters. New York, NY, Metropolitan Museum of Art; Home Vision, 1989. 
Videocassette 6780

The Golden Section. Mt. Vernon, NY, Fleetwood Films, 1968. 
Videocassette 3178

The Gothic Cathedral. Toronto, Ont., Media Centre, University of Toronto, 1973. 
Videocassette 6233

Gothic cathedrals. [New York, N.Y. ]: A&E Home Video, c1995.
Videocassette 8736

Greek Fire. Part 6. Architecture. South Burlington, VT, Mystic Fire Video, 1990, c1989. 
Videocassette 6991

Green means. Chapel Hill, NC: Environmental Media Corp., [1995]
Videocassette 7208

The Hand of Adam: Robert Adam, 1728-1792. Chicago, IL, International Film Bureau, 1975. 
Videocassette 6985

History of Construction and Materials. Bloomington, IN: Agency for Instructional Technology, [1995?-99?]
Videocassette 8506

History of construction and materialsAbeerdeen, WA: Shopware, [199-?]
Videocassette 8515

House beautiful. House of the Millennium. New York, N.Y.: A&E Home Video: Distributed in the U.S. by New Video Group, c1999.
Videocassette 11568

I.M. Pei. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities & Sciences; [Toronto, Ont.]: Distributed by TVOntario, c2000.
Videocassette 10187

The Italian Romanesque: architecture-sculpture-painting. Academic and Entertainment Video. New York: Academic and Entertainment Video, c1994.
Videocassette 8989

Japan: Three Generations of Avant-garde Architects. New York, NY, Michael Blackwood Productions [and] Westdeutsher Rundfunk, 1988. 
Videocassette 5507

The Jeweled City: the Cathedral of Chartres. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 1998. 
Videocassette 8049

John Nash and London. [Wilmette, IL: Films Inc.]; King of Prussia, Penn. : Urban Productions, [1983]
Videocassette 6425

Journey through ancient Pompeii. Princeton, N.J.: Films for the Humanities, c2000.
Videocassette 10222

VHS

Large Scale Projects: Claes Oldenburg, Coosje van Bruggen. West Long Branch, NJ, Kultur, 1998. 
Videocassette 8431

Le Corbusier: Villa la Roche. Le Corbusier. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, 2002.
Videocassette 10810

Le Corbusier: Villa Savoye. Cicero, IL, Roland Collection of Films on Art, 1975. 
Videocassette 6982

The Life and Work of Rudolf Steiner, 1861-1925. Ann Arbor, MI, The Michael Community, 1992. 
Videocassette 5498

Light on the Stones: The Medieval Church of Vezelay. Berkeley, CA, Video Monuments, 1991. 
Videocassette 6526

Looking at an Abbey. London, English Heritage, 1980. 
Videocassette 6975

The lost wooden synagogues of Eastern Europe. Boca Raton, FL: Florida Atlantic University Libraries, 2000.
Videocassette 9046

The Louvre: From Dungeons to the Pyramids. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1997. 
Videocassette 7889

Mansions, monuments & masterpieces. [Deco days]. New York: A & E Home Video, c2002.
Videocassette 11569

Masterpieces of Italian Art: Greek to Gothic. New York, NY, VPI-AC Video, Inc., 1990. 
Videocassette 0008

Mathematics of Architecture: Building by Numbers. Princeton, NJ, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1997. 
Videocassette 7893

Mechanics of materials. [New York?] : ASME, c1997.
Videocassette 8505

The men who made Meiji architecture [videorecording] : Josiah Conder and his four apprentices : [Tōkuma Katayama, Kingo Tatsuno, Shichijirō Satachi, Tatsuzō Sone]. Tokyo, Japan: Taisei Corp., [1999]
Videocassette 11039

Michelangelo and His Art. Northbrook, IL, Coronet Film & Video, 1963. 
Videocassette 2683

Michelangelo, the Last Giant. Del Mar, CA, CRM/McGraw-Hill Films, 1967. 
Videocassette 3084

Mies. New York, NY, Michael Blackwood Publications, 1985. 
Videocassette 5060