art21 Season 8
S08 E01Sep 17, 2016
Chicago Sep 17, 2016 The Season 8 premiere spotlights artists in Chicago, including Nick Cave, who creates "Soundsuits"; installation artist Theaster Gates; photography-based, multi-medium artist Barbara Kasten; and Chris Ware, who's known for his New Yorker magazine covers.
S08 E02Sep 17, 2016
Mexico City Sep 17, 2016 Mexico City artists exit their homes and studios to use the growing megalopolis as their canvas. The artists present everyday materials as artworks, mine recognizable images for their poetic potential, and take their art to the streets.
S08 E03Sep 24, 2016
Los Angeles Sep 24, 2016 While sprawling Los Angeles has world-class museums and art schools, artists working in the shadow of the entertainment industry are more "under the radar," affording them the space and time to imagine.
S08 E04Sep 24, 2016
Vancouver Sep 24, 2016 By recreating historical moments, staging photos of vernacular scenes, and crafting intricate sculptures that trick the eye, artists in Vancouver reveal how everyday images and moments from the past are not always what they seem.