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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 U.S. Department of State Honors Five Art21 Featured Artists Beginning in November 2012, the U.S. Department of State celebrates the 50th anniversary of Art in Embassies (AIE), a program that facilitates the... 5:54 11/29/2012
See video EPISODE: "Systems" Whether through acts of appropriation, repetition, or accumulation, the artists in this episode realize projects both vast in scope and beyond... 0:00 10/28/2009
See video SEGMENT: Julie Mehretu in "Systems" “Trying to figure out who I am and my work is trying to understand systems,” says Julie Mehretu, shown working with her assistants in Berlin on seven... 0:00 10/28/2009
See video SEGMENT: John Baldessari in "Systems" “I’m always interested in things that we don’t call art, and I say why not?” asks John Baldessari. Filmed in his California studio, the artist... 0:00 10/28/2009
See video SEGMENT: Kimsooja in "Systems" Kimsooja’s segment opens with a series of videotaped performances of the artist in crowded cities, her form acting as an unmoving axis on the horizon. 0:00 10/28/2009
See video SEGMENT: Allan McCollum in "Systems" Allan McCollum’s segment begins with his uncle Jon Gnagy’s 1950s television program "Learn to Draw." Crediting his uncle's demonstrations as an early... 0:00 10/28/2009
See video EPISODE: "Transformation" Whether observing and satirizing society or reinventing icons of literature, art history, and popular culture, these artists inhabit the characters... 0:00 10/21/2009
See video SEGMENT: Yinka Shonibare MBE in "Transformation" “My work, all along, has been a critique of Empire,” says Yinka Shonibare MBE, adopting the honorific title of Member of the Order of the British... 0:00 10/21/2009
See video SEGMENT: Cindy Sherman in "Transformation" “I didn’t want to make what looked like art,” Cindy Sherman says about her earliest works, explaining that “film has always kind of been more... 0:00 10/21/2009
See video SEGMENT: Paul McCarthy in "Transformation" “My work seems to be about tearing down and opening up conventions,” says Paul McCarthy, who bristles when asked what his responsibility is to the... 0:00 10/21/2009
See video 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
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