"I still think the social function of art is that kind of negative aesthetic. Otherwise there’s no social function for it."
How is our understanding of the natural world deeply cultural? The "Art in the Twenty-First Century" documentary “Ecology” explores these questions in the work of the artists Robert Adams, Mark Dion, Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, and Ursula von Rydingsvard.
Major underwriting for "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season Four provided by: National Endowment for the Arts; Public Broadcasting Service; Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro; Nathan Cummings Foundation; Bloomberg; The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts; The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation; Bagley Wright Fund; W.L.S. Spencer Foundation.
Lead education sponsor for "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season Four: JPMorgan Chase