The Arts Emile Norman: Creation of a Mural
Detailed footage of creation of San Francisco wood-inlay mural Details
Program: The Arts
Episode: Emile Norman: Creation of a Mural
In 1966, the Bank of California (now Union Bank) commissioned Norman to create a large wood-inlay mural depicting the history of San Francisco. This archival footage, filmed by Norman's life partner Brooks Clement, shows the step-by-step creation of the work, with background music by J. S. Bach, a key inspiration for Norman throughout his life.
Premiere Date: 05/25/2011
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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