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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (222 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : PBS, 2016.

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Originally produced by PBS in 2016.
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Host Claire Danes presents Season 8 of the acclaimed series ART 21, featuring 16 artists whose work helps us see the world in new and exciting ways. For the first time in the shoẃs history, the artists in Season 8 are grouped by the unique and revealing relationships to the places where they live: Chicago, Los Angeles, Mexico City, and Vancouver. The artists share universal experiences through their life stories and creative works: resistance, pleasure, mortality, and the hope for a better tomorrow.. Season 8 showcases the geography, architecture, society, culture, and heritage of each location, highlighting aspects of contemporary life that viewers everywhere experience. This season features 16 artists, each of whom actively participate in global conversations about the pressing issues of our time: from terrorism to environmental crises to the struggle for civil rights. Emmy Award-winning actress Claire Danes joins the series as host, introducing each of the four episodes, and the motivations and concerns most pressing for the artists in each city.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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In English
Subject: Art.
Television programs.
Genre: Television programs

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