State of the Arts

The Passion of Tyler Ballon, Artist

Clip: Season 37 Episode 3 | 5m 35s | Video has closed captioning.

Jersey City native Tyler Ballon, a recent art school graduate, is now back home and already making a name for himself. A residency at Mana Contemporary gave him space to create his large realistic paintings focused on interpreting Biblical themes with images grounded in African American life in Jersey City today.

Aired: 12/12/18

Rating: NR

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State of the Arts is a local public television program presented by NJ PBS.