Season 3

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Copying

    The Art Assignment

    The Case for Copying

    Sampling, appropriating, borrowing, stealing.

    The Case for Copying

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Cooking: Futurist Meat Sculpture

    The Art Assignment

    Art Cooking: Futurist Meat Sculpture

    Exploring the intersection of art and food, we prepare two dishes from the 1930s devised b

    Art Cooking: Futurist Meat Sculpture

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    The Art Assignment

    We Love PBS | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

    Tell us what you love about public media using #IlovePBS

    We Love PBS | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Better Know the Mona Lisa

    The Art Assignment

    Better Know the Mona Lisa

    She's probably the most famous artwork of all time, but what do you know about her?

    Better Know the Mona Lisa

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    The Art Assignment

    The Future of The Art Assignment: Extra Credit! T-Shirts!

    Subscribe for new episodes of The Art Assignment every other Thursday!

    The Future of The Art Assignment: Extra Credit! T-Shirts!

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Surrealism

    The Art Assignment

    The Case for Surrealism

    "Surrealism" has become shorthand for the bizarre, the irrational, the hallucinatory.

    The Case for Surrealism

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    The Art Assignment

    Look What We've Done

    Over the past 3 years, 60 artists have offered art assignments, and thousands of artworks

    Look What We've Done

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Indianapolis

    The Art Assignment

    Art Trip: Indianapolis

    We figured it was time to come back home and try being tourists in our own town.

    Art Trip: Indianapolis

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Imaginary Friend - JooYoung Choi

    The Art Assignment

    Imaginary Friend - JooYoung Choi

    We introduce you to the talented and amazing JooYoung Choi.

    Imaginary Friend - JooYoung Choi

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Houston

    The Art Assignment

    Art Trip: Houston

    We take an art pilgrimage to Houston, Texas, and visit the likes of the Rothko Chapel, Jam

    Art Trip: Houston

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The End of Art Assignments

    The Art Assignment

    The End of Art Assignments

    With 2017 comes great change. Assignments are ending, but the channel is not!

    The End of Art Assignments

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    The Art Assignment

    Mariam Ghani + Erin Ellen Kelly

    This week we speak to collaborating artists Mariam Ghani and Erin Ellen Kelly.

    Mariam Ghani + Erin Ellen Kelly

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    The Art Assignment

    Cases for Political Art

    This week we explore some of the most powerful artworks ever made.

    Cases for Political Art

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Guerrilla Girls Get Shut Out At Frieze Art Fair

    The Art Assignment

    The Guerrilla Girls Get Shut Out At Frieze Art Fair

    We follow the Guerrilla Girls as they visit Frieze Art Fair in London.

    The Guerrilla Girls Get Shut Out At Frieze Art Fair

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    The Art Assignment

    The Art of Complaining - The Guerrilla Girls

    The Guerrilla Girls are asking, nay demanding, that we complain!

    The Art of Complaining - The Guerrilla Girls

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Public Art Trip: New York City

    The Art Assignment

    Public Art Trip: New York City

    New York City offers way too many art-viewing opportunities for us to cover in a single ep

    Public Art Trip: New York City

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Five Favorite Works of Art with Mike Rugnetta

    The Art Assignment

    Five Favorite Works of Art with Mike Rugnetta

    This week Mike Rugnetta joins us to share five of his favorite works of art. Thanks, Mike!

    Five Favorite Works of Art with Mike Rugnetta

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    The Art Assignment

    Self Shape - Tschabalala Self

    If you were a shape, what shape would you be? This week we meet with Tschabalala Self.

    Self Shape - Tschabalala Self

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Ai Weiwei

    The Art Assignment

    The Case for Ai Weiwei

    Ai Weiwei has been called an iconoclast, a radical, a voice for the voiceless...

    The Case for Ai Weiwei

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Combinatory Play - Pablo Helguera

    The Art Assignment

    Combinatory Play - Pablo Helguera

    This week we meet Pablo Helguera, an artist, museum educator, and writer.

    Combinatory Play - Pablo Helguera

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Performance Art

    The Art Assignment

    The Case for Performance Art

    Dubious of performance art? Break into a cold sweat when you realize it’s about to begin?

    The Case for Performance Art

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Vanessa Hill of BrainCraft

    The Art Assignment

    Vanessa Hill of BrainCraft

    We interview the remarkable Vanessa Hill, creator of BrainCraft.

    Vanessa Hill of BrainCraft

    Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Exquisite Corpse - Hugo Crosthwaite

    The Art Assignment

    Exquisite Corpse - Hugo Crosthwaite

    This week we come to you from Rosarito, Mexico AND Chicago, IL to bring you an assignment

    Exquisite Corpse - Hugo Crosthwaite

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