Videos 13-24 of 31
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See video SEGMENT: Jeff Koons in "Fantasy" “Art should be something really powerful,” says Jeff Koons, “but at the same time, there’s morality that comes along with that.” The segment begins... 0:00 10/14/2009
See video SEGMENT: Mary Heilmann in "Fantasy" “Every piece of abstract art that I make has a back story,” says Mary Heilmann, who relays youthful fantasies of wanting to be a Catholic martyr, her... 0:00 10/14/2009
See video SEGMENT: Florian Maier-Aichen in "Fantasy" “Photography used to be like alchemy back in the nineteenth century,” says Florian Maier-Aichen, who uses the computer to introduce imperfections and... 0:00 10/14/2009
See video SEGMENT: Cao Fei in "Fantasy" “Dear ladies and gentleman, I’m China Tracy—the avatar of Cao Fei—and I’m her interpreter.” Cao Fei’s digital Second Life alter ego acts as the... 0:00 10/14/2009
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
See video SEGMENT: William Kentridge in "Compassion" William Kentridge asks “how does one find a way of not necessarily illustrating the society that one lives in, but allowing what happens there to be... 0:00 10/07/2009
See video SEGMENT: Carrie Mae Weems in "Compassion" “Narrative and storytelling is in the blood,” declares Carrie Mae Weems. 0:00 10/07/2009
See video SEGMENT: Doris Salcedo in "Compassion" “I am a Third World artist,” says Doris Salcedo, “from that perspective—from the perspective of the victim, from the perspective of the defeated... 0:00 10/07/2009
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 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: 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: 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
Videos 13-24 of 31