SEGMENT: Andrea Zittel in "Consumption"

Now Playing: SEGMENT: Andrea Zittel in "Consumption"

About this video

From her experimental home and clothing projects to her artificial "Pocket Property" island off the coast of Denmark, Andrea Zittel is an artist who truly "lives" art. "We're obsessed with perfection, we're obsessed with innovation and moving forwards. But what we really want is the hope of some sort of a new and improved or better tomorrow." Filmed in Zittel's Brooklyn home and studio, which serves as her artful business "A-Z Administrative Services," the artist takes the viewer on a tour of her specially designed bathroom, furniture, and wardrobe—a whimsical blend of the artist's Southern California roots and 20th Century Modernist design philosophy.

Featured in this video

Additional Videos

Season Episode numbersort icon Episode name Artists Duration Release date
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 3 Identity William Wegman 0:00 09/28/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 3 Identity
Bruce Nauman, Kerry James Marshall, Louise Bourgeois, Maya Lin, William Wegman
0:00 09/28/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality James Turrell 0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality Shahzia Sikander 0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality John Feodorov 0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality Beryl Korot 0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality Ann Hamilton 0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 2 Spirituality
Ann Hamilton, Beryl Korot, James Turrell, John Feodorov, Shahzia Sikander
0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 1 Place
Barry McGee, Laurie Anderson, Margaret Kilgallen, Pepón Osorio, Richard Serra, Sally Mann
0:00 09/21/2001
Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 1 (2001) 1 Place
Barry McGee, Margaret Kilgallen
0:00 09/21/2001