Season 1

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The Art Assignment

Notes from New Orleans

We visited New Orleans for the Prospect.3 exhibition.

Notes from New Orleans

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The Art Assignment

Encounters / Encuentros - Dignicraft

Dignicraft gives us the assignment to facilitate an Encounter / Encuentro.

Encounters / Encuentros - Dignicraft

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The Art Assignment

Movement Telephone - Ryan McNamara

Performance artist Ryan McNamara asks you to play a game of MOVEMENT TELEPHONE.

Movement Telephone - Ryan McNamara

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The Art Assignment

Emotional Furniture - Christoph Niemann

Christoph Niemann offers a challenge of finding the emotion in furniture.

Emotional Furniture - Christoph Niemann

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The Art Assignment

Please Do Not Touch

When is it appropriate to touch art?

Please Do Not Touch

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The Art Assignment

The Art Assignment: Vidcon Edition

At VidCon 2014, we ask some of our favorite vloggers and hosts to do an Art Assignment.

The Art Assignment: Vidcon Edition

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The Art Assignment

How to Visit an Art Museum

Seems easy enough, but there are ways to maximize your experience.

How to Visit an Art Museum

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The Art Assignment

Please Break the Law?

This week Sarah discusses artists Ai Weiwei and Pussy Riot.

Please Break the Law?

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The Art Assignment

Expanded Moment: Highlights

We review some of the best responses to the 'Expanded Moment' assignment.

Expanded Moment: Highlights

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The Art Assignment

What's a Curator?

We ask what the title "curator" really means, both traditionally and as it is used today.

What's a Curator?

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The Art Assignment

The One That Got Away: Update

Oliver Blank gives an update on some of the best responses to his challenge.

The One That Got Away: Update

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The Art Assignment

Expanded Moment - Jan Tichy

Jan Tichy gives us the assignment to create an Expanded Moment.

Expanded Moment - Jan Tichy

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The Art Assignment

Desktop Monument: Highlights

We review some of the best responses to the 'Desktop Monument' assignment.

Desktop Monument: Highlights

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The One That Got Away - Oliver Blank

The Art Assignment

The One That Got Away - Oliver Blank

Artist Oliver Blank explores our sense of time and place through public installations.

The One That Got Away - Oliver Blank

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The Art Assignment

How to Critique

We discuss the conventions of art critique.

How to Critique

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Desktop Monument - Lee Boroson

The Art Assignment

Desktop Monument - Lee Boroson

Lee Boroson assigns us to create a desktop creation.

Desktop Monument - Lee Boroson

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The Art Assignment

Photo a Friend: Highlights

We review some of the best responses to the 'Photo a Friend' assignment.

Photo a Friend: Highlights

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The Art Assignment

Photo a Friend - Tanja Hollander

We meet up with photographer Tanja Hollander on her epic journey around the world.

Photo a Friend - Tanja Hollander

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The Art Assignment

Find Your Band - Bang on A Can

We met with experimental musicians Mark Stewart and Julia Wolfe.

Find Your Band - Bang on A Can

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The Art Assignment

Find Your Band: Highlights

We review some of the best responses to the 'Find Your Band' assignment.

Find Your Band: Highlights

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The Art Assignment

Sorted Books: Highlights

We review some of the best responses to the 'Sorted Books assignment'.

Sorted Books: Highlights

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The Art Assignment

Sorted Books - Nina Katchadourian

Artist Nina Katchadourian takes us on her journey of sorting an old book collection.

Sorted Books - Nina Katchadourian

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The Art Assignment

Imprint - Sopheap Pich

We meet Cambodian artist Sopheap Pich and receive the assignment to make an imprint.

Imprint - Sopheap Pich