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This edition: The National Gallery Builds

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Documentary, 60 minutes, National Gallery of Art. This short program illustrates highlights of the East Building's conception and construction, beginning with the challenge initially faced by architect I. M. Pei. Documentation of the phases of construction includes footage of the works of art commissioned for the building from artists such as Henry Moore and Alexander Calder.