Calendar: Screening: Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century

Event Description

Enjoy a screening of a new episode from the "Art21: Art in the Twenty-First Century" series, which reveals how specific artists engage with culture around them and how art affects our perspective of the world. The episode, "Vancouver," includes PAMM exhibition artists Jeff Wall and Stan Douglas, whose exhibition, Luanda-Kinshasa, closes on September 25, 2016.

ART21 is a celebrated global leader in presenting thought-provoking and sophisticated content about contemporary art, and the go-to place to learn first-hand from the artists of our time. A nonprofit organization, ART21’s mission is to inspire a more creative world through the works and words of contemporary artists. Acclaimed for its Peabody Award-winning PBS series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century," ART21 engages millions of people of all ages with contemporary artists and their creative processes. In addition to Art in the Twenty-First Century, ART21 produces the online film series "New York Close Up", "Exclusive", and "Artist to Artist"; special artist projects including the Peabody Award-winning feature "William Kentridge: Anything Is Possible"; extensive educational resources; and a comprehensive website at art21.org.

This event is part of ART21 Screening Society 2016, a worldwide initiative providing unprecedented access to contemporary artists through preview screenings of ART21's Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 8. ART21 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making the world a more creative place through the work and words of living artists.