WQED changes Lives
donate
Education
shop WQED

Education

 

Western PA History Bridges and Buildings Rivers and Valleys Folks in Community The Arts Having Fun


The Arts in Pittsburgh: Expressing ourselves
Related Video Segments

We've listed segments from all the Pittsburgh History Series shows related to the The Arts in Pittsburgh theme.

The Arts

FYI What is art for?
The famous
The folk
Where art lives

Related video<
Discussion & activities
Resources


Finding the right video for your lesson
1 Scan the index to find segments that fit your lesson's goals. TIP The number in the first "Tape" column identifies the show the segment is in (see key at page bottom) and links to a more complete description.
2 Preview the segments on videotape using the "time-in" and "time-out" as cues. TIP The linked descriptions include more detailed visual cues.
3 Read the FYI background article for more information about the theme. TIP If you aren't sure which segments to use, FYI recommends specific video segments related to topics.
4 Choose discussion questions and activities to tailor your lesson to your curriculum.  

Video segments for The Arts

Tape

Time In

Time Out

Title/Description

Relevance

HP06

19:24

21:34

Pysanky: Ukranian easter eggs

5

DT20

41:41

43:39

Downtown's Cultural District

4

DT20

41:41

43:39

Liberty Avenue Cultural District

4

HH07

33:54

34:36

Artist Malcolm Parcell and his home Lorna Moon in Washington County

4

HP07

21:34

St. Michael's: Bells and Veronica's Veil

4

HP10

33:35

37:00

Tiffany stained glass at Calvary United Methodist Church, North Side

4

HP14

43:35

46:55

St. Nicholas frescos: Political murals

4

HP16-
HP17

50:50

56:30

Andy Warhol Museum and the Mattress Factory

4

KW17

37:55

39:45

Music and dancing at Kennywood

4

SP11

44:58

47:23

Crafts from the USA and Africa at the Strip

4

WA08

11:50

15:35

Pittsburgh Courier newspaper and photographer Teeny Harris

4

WA18

44:24

50:00

Music and dancing on Wylie Avenue

4

DT14

25:53

28:30

Lawrence Welk's start at the William Penn Hotel

3

HR11 49:39 52:54 Cascade Theater, Warner Brothers first 3
HR12 52:54 1:01:26 Harris Theater movie posters, old newsreels 3
HR09 35:11 43:05 Homer Laughlin China Co.'s Fiestaware 3
HR16 1:01:55 1:13:51 Greater Pittsburgh Airport Calder sculpture 3

KW21

48:36

49:43

Kennywood's carousel

3

NS21-
NS22

1:10:20

1:14:30

Pittsburgh Children's Museum and the North Side Carnegie Library

3

PR07

18:01

22:54

Roadside America miniature model train layout

3

SS10

34:40

41:25

Duquense Brewery arts community

3

WA04 - WA05

6:00

8:38

Hill musicians and playwright August Wilson

3

WA19

50:00

51:47

Mary Dee and WHOD

3

SS13

50:00

53:35

South Side arts: galleries and theater

2

SS15

58:22

1:01:16

South Side Carnegie Library

2