Item Details

Caracas University, Venezuela: A Dream in Concrete

Global Screen
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
The Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, built to the design of the architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva from the 1940s to the 1960s, is an outstanding example of the Modern Movement in architecture. The university campus integrates the large number of buildings and functions into a clearly articulated ensemble, including masterpieces of modern architecture and visual arts such as the Aula Magna with the Clouds of Alexander Calder, the Olympic Stadium, and the Covered Plaza.
Release Date
2002
Run Time
12 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
9 - 12
Notes
  • Originally released by Global Screen, 2002.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 12, 2017.
Series
Treasures of the World: Central and South America
Contents
Caracas University, Venezuela: A Dream in Concrete (12:33)
Published
[Place of publication not identified] : Global Screen, [2002]
New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2017.
Publisher no.
  • 144081 Infobase
  • [144060]s Infobase
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Description
1 online resource (1 video file (12 min., 33 sec)) : sound, color.
Streaming video file.
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
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