"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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|PREVIEW: Vija Celmins in Season 2 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2003)||Vija Celmins received attention early on for her renditions of natural scenes—often copied from photographs that lack a point of reference,...||1:08||09/01/2003|
|TRAILER: Season 2 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2003)||Trailer for Season 2 of the Peabody Award-winning series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (premiered Fall 2003 on PBS). Season 2 features...||7:46||09/01/2003|
|SEGMENT: Vija Celmins in "Time"||Patiently working at her easel, Vija Celmins dabs tiny speaks of paint on a canvas. The object of her attention is a starry night sky, an image that...||0:00||09/17/2003|
|EPISODE: "Time"||“Time” is always present in our interaction with works of art, whether we sit to contemplate a painting, stroll past a sculpture, or watch a video...||0:00||09/17/2003|