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Alfredo Jaar, Lament of the Images, 2002. Installation: 3 Plexiglas plates with inscriptions, light wall, mixed media. Installation view of light wall at Documenta XI, Kassel, Germany.

Spotlight on Protest: Alfredo Jaar

Spotlight on Protest: Alfredo Jaar

Alfredo Jaar was born in Santiago, Chile in 1956. He estudied at the Instituto Chileno-Norteamericano de Cultura, Santiago (1979) and Universidad de Chile, Santiago (1981). In installations, photographs, film, and …

Lari Pittman, Untitled, 2007.

LA Weekly‘s Pittmania

LA Weekly‘s Pittmania

Doug Harvey of LA Weekly was dazzled by Season 4 artist Lari Pittman‘s recent show at Regen Projects in Los Angeles. “Pittman‚Äôs work still grabs, holds, orchestrates and choreographs attention …

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Art:21 Season 4 – PROTEST premieres Sunday, November 4 on PBS!

Art:21 Season 4 – PROTEST premieres Sunday, November 4 on PBS!

Season 2 Protest premieres Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 10 p.m. Check local listings How does contemporary art engage politics, inequality, and the many conflicts that besiege the world today? …

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Louise Bourgeois: A Retrospective

Louise Bourgeois: A Retrospective

  The Tate Modern in London presents a traveling exhibition of more than 200 works by one of the world‚Äôs most respected sculptors, Louise Bourgeois. The retrospective exhibition includes early …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 31, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 31, 2007

Southeast Alaska Indian Cultural Center 106 Metlakatla St. Sitka, AK 99835 907-747-8061 Ecology at 12:00pm College for Creative Studies 201 E Kirby Detroit, MI 48202 Paradox at 9:00 am Screening …

An-My Lê, Small Wars (sniper II), 1999-2002. Gelatin silver print,  26 1/2 x 38 inches.

Spotlight on Protest: An-My Lê

Spotlight on Protest: An-My Lê

This is the first in a series of spotlights on Season 4 artists published the week of their broadcast episode. Episode 2: Protest premieres this Sunday at 10pm on PBS …

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Share your thoughts on Romance

Share your thoughts on Romance

Romance, episode 1 of Art:21‚ÄîArt in the Twenty-First Century Season 4, premiered Sunday night on PBS. We at Art21 are thrilled that the new season, two years in the works, …

Kara Walker, Darkytown Rebellion, 2001. Cut paper and projection on wall, 14 x 37 ft. (4.3 x 11.3 m) overall. Musee d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg. Photograph courtesy the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love

On view now at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York are more than 200 works by Kara Walker, featured artist in Season Two of Art:21‚ÄîArt in the …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 30, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 30, 2007

Cleveland High School 8140 Vanalden Ave. Reseda, CA 91335 818-802-9825 Protest and Ecology at 6:00pm Discussion leaders from local universities and art museums have been invited to this event. Academy …

Krzysztof Wodiczko, The Tijuana Projection, February 23-24, 2001. Public projection (as part of In-Site 2000) at Centro Cultural de Tijuana, Mexico. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Lelong, New York.

Reminder: Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter tonight

Reminder: Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter tonight

BOMB Magazine and Art21 Present BOMBLive! In the Open: Art in Public Spaces Krzysztof Wodiczko interviewed by Giuliana Bruno TONIGHT at 7pm Join us for the first installment of BOMBLive! …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 29, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 29, 2007

Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street Seattle, WA 98195 206-616-9625 Paradox at 2:00pm Enoch Pratt Free Library 400 Cathedral Street Baltimore, MD 21201 …

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Art:21 Season 4 – Romance premieres this Sunday on PBS!

Art:21 Season 4 – Romance premieres this Sunday on PBS!

  episode 1: romance premieres sunday, october 28, 2007 at 10 p.m. (check local listings) How do contemporary artists respond to traditionally romantic ideals such as sentimentality, pathos, and the …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 28, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 28, 2007

The Woodlands College Park (Trinity Christian Academy) 32 Rockfern Ct. Spring, TX 77380 719-686-2199 Protest at 1:00pm Museum of Contemporary Art (Miami) 770 N.E. 125 Street North Miami, FL 33161 …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 27, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 27, 2007

Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil Avenida Revoluci√≥n 1608, San √Ångel Mexico City Mexico +52-55-5550-6260 Ecology at 4:00pm Images Gallery 1823 W. Wilson Ave. Chicago, IL 60640 Ecology at 7:00pm Images …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 26, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 26, 2007

Contemporary Art Museum Houston 713-284-8257 5216 Montrose Blvd. Houston, TX 77006 Romance at 8:00pm Screening during the first hour of the Museum’s “Steel Lounge Underground” (8:00pm – 11:00pm). Followed by …

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Art21 and BOMB Magazine Present Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter 10-29-07

Art21 and BOMB Magazine Present Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter 10-29-07

BOMB Magazine and Art21 Present BOMBLive! In the Open: Art in Public Spaces Krzysztof Wodiczko interviewed by Giuliana Bruno Monday, October 29, 2007, 7pm Join us for the first installment …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 25, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 25, 2007

Glen Rock High School 400 Hamilton Avenue Glen Rock, NJ 07452 201-445-7700 Romance and Paradox all day An all-day event for students, faculty and the community. Gloucester High School 32 …

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Art:21 PBS site is live!

Art:21 PBS site is live!

Art21′s official website for the PBS series, Art:21‚ÄîArt in the Twenty-First Century, http://www.pbs.org/art21, has officially relaunched for Season 4. Read about the 17 featured artists, the 4 new themes, view …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 23, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 23, 2007

Penn State Greater Allegheny 4000 University Drive Frable Building Room 314 McKeesport, PA 15132 Ecology at 1:35pm The Community School 181 Dollar Road Sun Valley, ID 83353 208-622-3955 All four …

Settlements Sentiments (Figures of Speech), 2007, Mixed media Installation, Live Performance and pre-recorded soundtrack. Courtesy of Lisson Gallery.

Allora & Calzadilla in San Francisco and London

Allora & Calzadilla in San Francisco and London

London’s Lisson Gallery and the San Francisco Art Institute are concurrently presenting works by Art21 Season 4 artists Jennifer Allora and Guillermo Calzadilla. Lisson Gallery is showing Allora & Calzadilla’s …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 22, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 22, 2007

College for Creative Studies 201 E Kirby Detroit, MI 48202 Ecology at 9:00am College of the Atlantic Gates Auditorium 105 Eden Street Bar Harbour, ME 04609 Protest and Ecology at …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 20, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 20, 2007

All Arts Matter 37 Main Street Catskill, NY 12414 Romance at 8:00pm This screening will be held at Books & More. Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art 1701 Main St …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 19, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 19, 2007

International Christian School Nokyang-dong 375-2 Uijongbu 480-120 South Korea 011-82-31-855-1277 Ecology and Paradox at 11:00am Portland Art Museum 1219 SW Park Avenue Portland, OR 97205 503-226-2811 Romance at 2:00pm Join …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 18, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 18, 2007

Nevada Museum of Art 160 West Liberty Street Reno, NV 89501 775-329-3333 Romance, Protest, Ecology, Paradox at 10:00am Programs will run in a continuous loop in the Discovery Center, an …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 17, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 17, 2007

The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art 5401 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, Fl 34243 941-359-5700 Romance at 10:00am Public presentation of Romance, to be held in the Museum’s new …

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Event photos: Art21 at Brooklyn Museum 10-13-07

Event photos: Art21 at Brooklyn Museum 10-13-07

Check out the photos of this screening event at the Brooklyn Museum with An-My Lê.

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 16, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 16, 2007

Portland State University Cramer Hall 1721 Broadway Portland, OR 97201 503-349-2619 Paradox at 1:00pm Screening for Art Department faculty and students in freshman inquiry course called “The Work of Art.” …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 15, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 15, 2007

College for Creative Studies 201 E. Kirby Detroit, MI 48202 Protest at 9:00am GW Carver Magnet High School 2100 S Victory Dr Houston, TX 77088 281-878-0310 Ecology at 6:00pm Art …

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Final Access ’07 NYC Screenings at Brooklyn Museum this Weekend!

Final Access ’07 NYC Screenings at Brooklyn Museum this Weekend!

Brooklyn Museum Saturday, October 13, 2:00 p.m. Screening of Episode 2: Protest Discussion: Season 4 artist An-My L√™ with Wesley Miller, Associate Curator, Art21 An-My L√™ was born in Saigon, …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 14, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 14, 2007

Powerhouse Museum 500 Harris Street Sydney, NSW 01238 Australia +61 2 9217 0286 Ecology and Paradox screening daily from Oct 1-14. Screenings will take place daily in the museum‚Äôs King‚Äôs …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 13, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 13, 2007

Powerhouse Museum 500 Harris Street Sydney, NSW 01238 Australia +61 2 9217 0286 Ecology and Paradox screening daily from Oct 1-14. Screenings will take place daily in the museum‚Äôs King‚Äôs …

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Event photos: Art21 at El Museo 10-11-07

Event photos: Art21 at El Museo 10-11-07

Art21 and El Museo del Barrio enthusiasts braved the pouring rain last night to view the New York premiere of Paradox from Season 4. A lively discussion between Art21′s Executive …

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Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 12, 2007

Art21 Access ‘07 Events РOctober 12, 2007

Powerhouse Museum 500 Harris Street Sydney, NSW 01238 Australia +61 2 9217 0286 Ecology and Paradox screening daily from Oct 1-14. Screenings will take place daily in the museum‚Äôs King‚Äôs …

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Art21 Access ‘07 in New York: Paradox at El Museo Tonight!

Art21 Access ‘07 in New York: Paradox at El Museo Tonight!

El Museo del Barrio Thursday, October 11, 6:30 p.m. Screening of Episode 4: Paradox Heckscher Building, 1230 Fifth Avenue @ 104th Street, Manhattan Free. For advance registration email public_programs@elmuseo.org Join …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 11, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 11, 2007

Powerhouse Museum 500 Harris Street Sydney, NSW 01238 Australia +61 2 9217 0286 Ecology and Paradox screening daily from Oct 1-14. Screenings will take place daily in the museum‚Äôs King‚Äôs …

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Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 10, 2007

Art21 Access ’07 Events – October 10, 2007

Powerhouse Museum 500 Harris Street Sydney, NSW 01238 Australia +61 2 9217 0286 Ecology and Paradox screening daily from Oct 1-14. Screenings will take place daily in the museum‚Äôs King‚Äôs …