Season 2

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Art History of the Selfie

The Art Assignment

The Art History of the Selfie

Artists have been taking selfies since the dawn of photography.

The Art History of the Selfie

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Conjure a Studio - Hope Ginsburg

The Art Assignment

Conjure a Studio - Hope Ginsburg

We meet with Hope Ginsburg, an artist who often works outside of a traditional studio.

Conjure a Studio - Hope Ginsburg

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Assignment Marathon

The Art Assignment

Art Assignment Marathon

How many assignments can we complete in a day?

Art Assignment Marathon

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Fierce Women of Art 2

The Art Assignment

Fierce Women of Art 2

This week we talk about Artemisia Gentileschi, Frida Kahlo, and many others.

Fierce Women of Art 2

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

The Art Assignment

Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

In which we explore the great city of Richmond, Virginia.

Art Trip: Richmond, Virginia

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Why Murals?

The Art Assignment

Why Murals?

Today we're going to continue our discussion of public art, this time focusing on murals.

Why Murals?

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Body in Place - Maria Gaspar

The Art Assignment

Body in Place - Maria Gaspar

This week we meet with Maria Gaspar, an artist deeply invested in her community.

Body in Place - Maria Gaspar

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Minimalism

The Art Assignment

The Case for Minimalism

You may have seen a few cubes in an art gallery and questioned why they were there.

The Case for Minimalism

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment News Photographer - Alec Soth

The Art Assignment

News Photographer - Alec Soth

Alec Soth asks you to take on the role of a newspaper photographer.

News Photographer - Alec Soth

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The Art Assignment

Art Hotline

This week we channel Drake and answer your questions from our art hotline.

Art Hotline

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Chicago

The Art Assignment

Art Trip: Chicago

We explore the city of Chicago and see more art in one day than is probably advisable.

Art Trip: Chicago

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Blow Up - Assaf Evron

The Art Assignment

Blow Up - Assaf Evron

This week we visit Assaf Evron in Chicago.

Blow Up - Assaf Evron

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Muster Highlights

The Art Assignment

The Muster Highlights

This week we let your responses to The Muster speak for themselves.

The Muster Highlights

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Yoko Ono

The Art Assignment

The Case for Yoko Ono

Who is Yoko Ono? And why should you take her seriously? This is the case for Yoko Ono.

The Case for Yoko Ono

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Washington D.C.

The Art Assignment

Art Trip: Washington D.C.

We explore Washington DC's vast collection of landmarks, museums, and galleries.

Art Trip: Washington D.C.

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Caption Contest - David Rathman

The Art Assignment

Caption Contest - David Rathman

David Rathman’s paintings pair atmospheric landscapes with carefully selected phrases.

Caption Contest - David Rathman

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case For Kanye

The Art Assignment

The Case For Kanye

Here's our case for Kanye as an artist.

The Case For Kanye

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Constructed Landscape - Paula McCartney

The Art Assignment

Constructed Landscape - Paula McCartney

This assignment explores the boundaries between the natural and unnatural.

Constructed Landscape - Paula McCartney

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: Twin Cities

The Art Assignment

Art Trip: Twin Cities

In which we explore a few of Minnesota's many fantastic art offerings.

Art Trip: Twin Cities

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Present Perimeter - Jonathan Nesci

The Art Assignment

Present Perimeter - Jonathan Nesci

This week we meet with artist and designer Jonathan Nesci in Columbus, Indiana.

Present Perimeter - Jonathan Nesci