- A passionate collector. Slawson, Jennifer // Antiques & Collecting Magazine;Sep98, Vol. 103 Issue 7, p12
Profiles Foo Travetto, a collector of items about the Wizard of Oz. Items included in her collection; Description of her house; Background on her passion for collecting.
- SLIPPERS FIT AT ACAD MUSEUM. // Daily Variety;2/23/2012, Vol. 314 Issue 38, p2
The article reports on the acquisition made by the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures of a pair of ruby slippers worn by Dorothy in the film "The Wizard of Oz" through the help of several donors including the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, director Steven Spielberg, and former executive Terry Semel.
- Prominent Artist Reinterpret "The Wizard of Oz". // Art Business News;Jan2009, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p20
The article reports that Warner Bros. Consumer Products launched "The Inspirations of Oz Fine Art Collection" at the Art Basel Miami Beach art fair in the U.S. in December 2008. The collection included sculptures, drawings and paintings by various famous artists who presented their...
- Antiques notebook: Hollywood memorabilia. Berman, Ann E. // Architectural Digest;Apr94, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p40
Features American motion picture industry memorabilia. Rise in the number of auctions held; Origins of the practice of auctioning off film memorabilia; High value of items that date from 1930 to 1960; Movies from where memorabilia are considered priciest; Props and costumes from `Gone With the...
- The Wizard of Oz. Nashawaty, Chris // Entertainment Weekly;9/25/2009, Issue 1067, p55
The article reviews "The Wizard of Oz: 70th Anniversary Ultimate Collector's Edition," a box set of remastered digital video discs of the film "The Wizard of Oz," starring Judy Garland and Ray Bolger.
- Film Noir Posters. Webb, Michael // Architectural Digest;Apr2000, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p102
Discusses why posters for film noir are among the most sought-after movie collectibles. How are posters produced; Information on some collectors of movie posters; Samples of posters and their corresponding prices when auctioned.
- On self-reliance and the wizard of Oz. Mariotti, John // Industry Week/IW;05/18/98, Vol. 247 Issue 10, p66
Focuses on the essay `Self Reliance,' by Ralph Waldo Emerson, referencing to the series of stories in `The Wizard of Oz,' by L. Frank Baum while highlighting their significance to the world of business. How was Emerson considered; Background information on the stories of `The Wizard of Oz';...
- MGM Grand Hotel. Lampert-Greaux, Ellen // TCI: Theatre Crafts International;May94, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p44
Describes the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Motion picture `The Wizard of Oz' as theme; Seven-storey dome enclosing an imaginary Oz city, 25-feet emerald-green glass spires and the Yellow Brick Road; Special effects show at the dome ceiling; Lighting and sound equipment; Animatronic...
- Return to Oz. Phillips, Debra // Entrepreneur;Jun98, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p248
Presents information on the motion picture `The Wizard of Oz,' which will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 1999. Characters seen in the picture; Background information on the picture.