Three American Masters Couples to Love

Three American Masters Couples to Love

Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman. George Balanchine and Tanaquil Le Clercq. Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe. Bill T. Jones and Arnie Zane. These are some of the extraordinary American Masters whose stories have been told over 32 years on PBS and who are also linked in love. With Valentine’s Day […]

Black American Masters Who Have Shaped History

Black American Masters Who Have Shaped History

In honor of Black History Month, American Masters looks at some of its artists and advocates who shaped America's culture, changed the course of history, and took a stand in the Civil Rights Movement to create a lawful and just society for all.

Screenings & Showings: February 2018

Screenings & Showings: February 2018

Go beyond the broadcast and join the American Masters community in person! Whether it’s a theatrical screening or a gallery showing, your favorite documentaries can come to life right in your neighborhood. Here are a few upcoming opportunities to join the conversation in February. Click here for our January listings. Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story Thursday, […]

Screenings & Showings: January 2018

Screenings & Showings: January 2018

Go beyond the broadcast and join the American Masters community in person! Whether it’s a theatrical screening or a gallery showing, your favorite documentaries can come to life right in your neighborhood. Here are a few upcoming opportunities to join the conversation in January. Click here for our December listings. Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story January […]

Screenings & Showings: December 2017

Screenings & Showings: December 2017

Go beyond the broadcast and join the American Masters community in person! Whether it's a theatrical screening or a gallery showing, your favorite documentaries can come to life right in your neighborhood. Here are a few upcoming opportunities to join the conversation in December:

“Inspiring Woman” is Positively Charged at Preview Screening & Panel Event

“Inspiring Woman” is Positively Charged at Preview Screening & Panel Event

On November 7, 2017, American Masters held a preview event for its inaugural web series, Inspiring Woman at Electropositive, a co-working space that focuses on social innovation and impact. The evening included a panel discussion with three women featured: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, the visual artist behind the street art campaign “Stop Telling Women to Smile;” Rakia Reynolds, founder and CEO of Skai Blue Media; and Sara […]

“American Masters” Launches Inaugural Web Series “Inspiring Woman”

“American Masters” Launches Inaugural Web Series “Inspiring Woman”

Today is the series premiere of Inspiring Woman, the first web series by American Masters. In Inspiring Woman, six innovators tell their own stories and explain how they’re changing their respective industries: podcast host Tracy Clayton, Chef Angie Mar, JavaScript developer Sara Chipps, web-cam performance artist Molly Soda, entrepreneur Rakia Reynolds, and visual artist Tatyana Fazlalizadeh. “Our digital platforms give us a chance to spotlight […]

Screenings & Showings: November 2017

Screenings & Showings: November 2017

Go beyond the broadcast and join the American Masters community in person! Whether it’s a theatrical screening or a gallery showing, your favorite documentaries can come to life right in your neighborhood. Here are a few upcoming opportunities to join the conversation in November: Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me Saturday, November 5 | 1:20 […]