"At this time in my life, I’m ready to accept or own a kind of romance and melancholy or melodrama that I wasn’t ready to reveal before. It was always there in my inner life as an artist, but I was too afraid to share it."
How might desires and taboos shape our ability to imagine? What role does technology play in wish fulfillment? The "Art in the Twenty-First Century" documentary “Fantasy” explores these questions in the work of the artists Jeff Koons, Mary Heilmann, Florian Maier-Aichen, and Cao Fei.
Major underwriting for "Art in the Twenty-First Century" Season Five provided by: National Endowment for the Arts; Public Broadcasting Service; Agnes Gund; Bloomberg; The Nathan Cummings Foundation; The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts; The Broad Art Foundation; Korea Foundation; The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation.done reading