Arts in Context


Season 4 Episode 9 | 26m 47s

By documenting well-known artists as they purposely destroy their own photographic portrait and then recover or remake it anew, transFIGURATION explores the very nature of authorship of art and the resultant cultural response. Through the eyes of portrait photographer, Rino Pizzi, this year of transfigurations will be an adventure. His enthusiasm for the process is infectious, equaled only by a ch

Aired: 06/26/14

Rating: NR

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Support for Arts In Context is provided by: Art Works, Wells Fargo, The Kodosky Foundation, The Burdine Johnson Foundation, and the City of Austin through the Cultural Arts Division