"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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|Video Name||Description||Duration||Release date|
|TRAILER: Season 1 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2001)||Trailer for Season 1 of the Peabody Award-winning series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (premiered Fall 2001 on PBS). Season 1 features...||8:53||09/01/2001|
|SHORT: Mel Chin: "Fundred" at George Jackson Academy||Art21-featured artist Mel Chin (Season 1) originated the "Fundred Dollar Bill Project" to draw attention to and develop solutions for environmentally...||3:50||05/20/2008|
|SHORT: Mel Chin: "Paydirt"||Mel Chin describes the origins and motivations behind the nationwide art project "Paydirt" in a keynote address to the 2008 National Art Education...||2:25||06/19/2008|
|SEGMENT: Mel Chin in "Consumption"||An interactive video game based on rug patterns of nomadic peoples and a garden with "hyperaccumulator" plants that clean up contaminated land are...||0:00||09/28/2001|
|EPISODE: "Consumption"||"All of these artists reference the other kinds of images we are familiar with," writes Katy Siegel in her essay for the Art in the Twenty-First...||0:00||09/28/2001|