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09/17/2003
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Patiently working at her easel, Vija Celmins dabs tiny speaks of paint on a canvas. The object of her attention is a starry night sky, an image that...
09/17/2003
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Tim Hawkinson tinkers with everyday materials to build surprising mechanical art works. “I guess it comes from early on in childhood, a fascination...
09/10/2003
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"Gender, religion, nationality—they’re all sort of things that are in flux in my work," comments Collier Schorr, pointing out the ambiguity that is...
09/10/2003
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"I don’t have a studio, so I don’t have a specific place of production," remarks Gabriel Orozco. "What happens when you don’t have a studio is that...
09/10/2003
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Thoughts and responses to themes of “Loss & Desire” surface in many areas of our lives, from the philosophical to the emotional. In this episode...
09/10/2003
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Created by Charles Atlas, the opening for "Loss & Desire" begins with four-time Oscar-nominated actress Jane Alexander seated before a mirror in...
09/10/2003
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Filmed weaving a rope out of materials donated by friends and relatives, Janine Antoni comments that the rope is like a "lifeline." The artist is...
09/09/2003
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The artists profiled in “Stories” tell tales—autobiographical, fictional, satirical, or fantastical—through architecture, literature, mythology,...
09/09/2003
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Created by Charles Atlas, the opening for "Stories" is a gloss on the classic “Masterpiece Theater” host introduction. Filmmaker John Waters greets...
09/09/2003
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"The illusion is that most of my work is simply about past events, a point in history and nothing else," says Kara Walker about her subversive use of...
Videos 11-20 of 23