American Masters

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Ball, Buster Keaton, Lillian Gish and Leonard Bernstein (among others) won Emmys, and a study of the Algonquin...

Robert Rauschenberg: Inventive Genius

First Aired: April 7, 1999

"Robert Rauschenberg: Inventive Genius" profiles "the painter who pushed back the boundaries of what we call art," says narrator Dennis Hopper. Rauschenberg's art includes pieces created with found objects (including a stuffed goat), prints and performance art. Rauschenberg himself is interviewed, as is his son Christopher.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Bal… (more)

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