NYC-ARTS Full Episode: October 1, 2020

Season 2020 Episode 498 | 27m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

A celebration of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and its educational mission, featuring dancer Solomon Dumas. Followed by a profile of artist Jeffrey Gibson, whose beadwork, ceramics, sculptures and paintings are inspired by his complex cultural heritage, as well as by minimalism and abstraction. Then NYC-ARTS visits the American Folk Art Museum for a look at the work of Ammi Phillips.

Aired: 10/01/20

Rating: NR

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NYC-ARTS is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.

NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank and by Swann Auction Galleries. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, The …