"Art making is a form of alchemy, in a way, because you are trying…to make gold from nothing. When it works very well is when you manage to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary."
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|SEGMENT: Florian Maier-Aichen in "Fantasy"||“Photography used to be like alchemy back in the nineteenth century,” says Florian Maier-Aichen, who uses the computer to introduce imperfections and...||0:00||10/14/2009|
|EPISODE: "Fantasy"||This episode presents artists whose works defy convention and transport us to unreal worlds and altered states of consciousness. With works at times...||0:00||10/14/2009|
|SHORT: Florian Maier-Aichen: Rejecting Tradition||Florian Maier-Aichen talks about rejecting the dogmatic approach and lighting sensibility of the Dusseldorf School of photography, traveling to Los...||2:39||07/09/2010|
|SHORT: Florian Maier-Aichen: Infrared Landscapes||Florian Maier-Aichen likens his use of infrared film to an in-between state, discussing photography’s role in picturing the American West and its...||2:49||05/28/2010|
|TRAILER: Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009)||Trailer for Season 5 of the Peabody Award-winning series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (premiered Fall 2009 on PBS). Featured artists...||5:12||04/10/2009|