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See video TRAILER: Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Trailer for Season 4 of the Peabody Award-winning series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (premiered Fall 2007 on PBS). Featured artists... 4:20 07/24/2007
See video PREVIEW: Jenny Holzer in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Whether questioning consumerist impulses, describing torture, or lamenting death and disease, Jenny Holzer's use of language provokes a critical... 0:54 09/01/2007
See video PREVIEW: Mark Dion in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Mark Dion's work examines the ways in which dominant ideologies and public institutions shape our understanding of history, knowledge, and the... 1:06 09/01/2007
See video PREVIEW: Mark Bradford in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Mark Bradford transforms materials scavenged from the street into wall-sized collages and installations that respond to the impromptu networks—... 2:07 09/07/2007
See video PREVIEW: Judy Pfaff in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Balancing intense planning with improvisational decision-making, Judy Pfaff creates exuberant, sprawling sculptures and installations that weave... 1:01 09/07/2007
See video PREVIEW: Lari Pittman in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Inspired by commercial advertising, folk art, and decorative traditions, Lari Pittman's meticulously layered paintings transform pattern and signage... 1:18 09/07/2007
See video PREVIEW: Ursula von Rydingsvard in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Ursula von Rydingsvard builds towering cedar structures, creating an intricate network of individual beams and sensuous, puzzle-like surfaces. While... 1:11 09/07/2007
See video PREVIEW: Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle's technologically sophisticated works use natural forms such as clouds, icebergs, and DNA as metaphors for understanding social... 1:14 09/24/2007
See video PREVIEW: Alfredo Jaar in Season 4 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2007) Through installations, photographs, and community-based projects, Alfredo Jaar explores the public's desensitization to images and the limitations of... 1:25 10/16/2007
See video EPISODE: "Romance" How do contemporary artists respond to traditionally romantic ideals such as sentimentality, pathos, and the philosophy of art for art’s sake? This... 0:00 10/28/2007
See video SEGMENT: Laurie Simmons in "Romance" Early in her career, Laurie Simmons used photography as a tool to create a still and pristine reality. Simmons explains how she was able to bring her... 0:00 10/28/2007
See video SEGMENT: Lari Pittman in "Romance" Lari Pittman was born and works in Los Angeles. His references and background which inspire his paintings and drawings include the freedom and chaos... 0:00 10/28/2007
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