Art: 21 Art in the twenty-first century ; season 6

Art:21, Inc

DVD - 2012

Contemporary art reflects the ideas of our time, and artists are the creative role models grappling with today's most timely questions. What is the nature of reality? How do we respond to a world in flux? Why do some historical events shape the way we think today, and why have some been forgotten? Explore these ideas and many more in Season Six of Art in the Twenty-First Century. Spotlights contemporary artists at work from Nigeria to New York City, from Beijing to Brazil.

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2nd Floor DVD/709.73/Art/S. 6 Due Jun 15, 2022
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Genres
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Published
[United States] : PBS Distribution [2012]
Language
English
Physical Description
1 videodisc (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Format
DVD ; NTSC ; stereo sound ; widescreen.
Audience
Rating: TV PG.
Production Credits
Editors, Lizzie Donahue, Mark Sutton.
ISBN
9781608836604
1608836606
Corporate Author
Art:21, Inc (-)
Other Authors
Catherine Opie, 1961- (-), El Anatsui, 1944-, Weiwei Ai, David Altmejd, 1974-, Tabaimo, 1975-, Lynda Benglis, 1941-, Glenn Ligon, 1960-, Mary Reid Kelley, Marina Abramović, Rackstraw Downes, Robert Mangold, 1937-, Sarah Sze, 1969-
  • Change: Catherine Opie, El Anatsui, Ai Weiwei
  • Boundaries: David Altmejd, Tabaimo, assume vivid astro focus, Lynda Benglis
  • History: Glenn Ligon, Mary Reid Kelley, Marina Abramović
  • Balance: Rackstraw Downes, Robert Mangold, Sarah Sze.
Review by Publisher Summary 1

"Contemporary art reflects the ideas of our time, and artists are the creative role models grappling with today’s most relevant questions. What is the nature of reality? How do we respond to a world in flux? Why do some historical events shape the way we think today, and why have some been forgotten? Explore these concepts and many more in Season 6, which offers viewers a unique look into the thoughts, processes, and lives of today’s most accomplished artists."

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Documents the difference in various styles of twenty-first-century art through interviews, commentary, and behind-the-scenes footage.