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See video 100 Artists: Highlights from the Art21 Archive Throughout 2013, Art21 celebrates the 100 artists who have appeared to date throughout the first six seasons of our award-winning series, "Art... 1:01 01/31/2013
See video EPISODE: "Ecology" This episode delves into the work of four artists who explore the relationship of nature and culture, including the submission of wilderness to... 0:00 11/11/2007
See video EPISODE: "Paradox" The artists in this episode investigate the boundaries between abstraction and representation, fact and fiction, order and chaos. Creating... 0:00 11/18/2007
See video EPISODE: "Protest" This episode examines the ways in which contemporary artists picture and question war, express outrage, and empathize with the suffering of others.... 0:00 11/04/2007
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 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 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: 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: 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: 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: 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
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