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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 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: 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: 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: 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 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
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