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See video TRAILER: Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Trailer for Season 5 of the Peabody Award-winning series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (premiered Fall 2009 on PBS). Featured artists... 5:12 04/10/2009
See video PREVIEW: Carrie Mae Weems in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) With the pitch and timbre of an accomplished storyteller, Carrie Mae Weemss vibrant explorations of photography, video, and verse breathe new life... 1:29 07/01/2009
See video PREVIEW: Doris Salcedo in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) This video is excerpted from the "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season 5 episode, "Compassion" (2009). Doris Salcedo's... 1:16 07/16/2009
See video PREVIEW: Mary Heilmann in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) For every piece of Mary Heilmann's work—abstract paintings, ceramics, and furniture—there is a backstory. Imbued with recollections,... 1:23 07/23/2009
See video PREVIEW: Jeff Koons in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Jeff Koons plucks images and objects from popular culture, framing questions about taste and pleasure. His contextual sleight-of-hand, which... 1:08 08/06/2009
See video PREVIEW: Paul McCarthy in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) McCarthy's video-taped performances and provocative multimedia installations lampoon polite society, ridicule authority, and bombard the viewer with... 1:19 08/20/2009
See video PREVIEW: Yinka Shonibare MBE in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Known for using batik in costumed dioramas that explore race and colonialism, Yinka Shonibare MBE also employs painting, sculpture, photography, and... 2:19 09/03/2009
See video PREVIEW: John Baldessari in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Synthesizing photomontage, painting, and language, Baldessari's deadpan visual juxtapositions equate images with words and illuminate, confound, and... 1:17 09/10/2009
See video PREVIEW: Kimsooja in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Kimsooja's videos and installations blur the boundaries between aesthetics and transcendent experience through their use of repetitive actions,... 1:13 09/17/2009
See video PREVIEW: Allan McCollum in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Applying strategies of mass production to hand-made objects, McCollum's labor-intensive practice questions the intrinsic value of the unique work of... 1:26 09/24/2009
See video PREVIEW: Julie Mehretu in Season 5 of "Art in the Twenty-First Century" (2009) Mehretu's paintings and drawings refer to elements of mapping and architecture, achieving a calligraphic complexity that resembles turbulent... 1:17 10/01/2009
See video EPISODE: "Compassion" This episode features three artists — William Kentridge, Doris Salcedo, and Carrie Mae Weems — whose works explore conscience and the possibility of... 0:00 10/07/2009
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