Best known for designing National Historic Landmarks such as St. Louis’ iconic Gateway Arch and the General Motors Technical Center (Warren, Mich.), Saarinen also designed modernist pedestal furniture like the Tulip chair. His sudden death at age 51 cut short one of the most influential careers in American architecture.
A biography of the famed singer including her first big breaks in show business.
Mike Nichols and Elaine May revolutionized the landscape of American comedy and are the subject of the American Masters film Nichols & May--Take Two. By perfecting the art of improvisation and introducing it to the public through their appearances in clubs and on television and radio, they forever changed our expectations of comedy, and our sense of humor.
An examination of the visionary and thinker and his most famous ideas.
The notable images of one of the nation's most famous fashion photographers.
A documentary on the man who pioneered the use of early television for dramatic storytelling.