Why Study Art? | TateShots

Why Study Art? | TateShots

There’s a deep desire in us to make pictures I mean we’ve been drawing for 30 thousand years The teaching of drawing is teaching people to look. That’s what it’s doing. It was really when I was at art school…

Art Trip: London | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

Art Trip: London | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

SARAH URIST GREEN: This episode is supported by the Great Courses Plus. London is a big city– a crowded and lively global metropolis. It holds an embarrassment of cultural riches, and we had only a few days to take advantage…

What is Digital Art?

What is Digital Art?

[modem connecting noise] [Man] What is digital art? You got this one? I got this one, yeah. Digital art is just art made in a digital age. ♪ [modern beat music] ♪ We’ve been looking very much at the kind…

Where Are the Women? With Jemima Kirke | Unlock Art | Tate

Where Are the Women? With Jemima Kirke | Unlock Art | Tate

These monkeys are the Guerrilla Girls. Anonymous artists who work to expose sexual and racial discrimination in the art world. In 1985 they fly-posted Manhattan in protest at the lack of women in exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art.…

William Kentridge – ‘Art Must Defend the Uncertain’ | Artist Interview | TateShots

William Kentridge – ‘Art Must Defend the Uncertain’ | Artist Interview | TateShots

I describe myself as an artist living in Johannesburg who makes drawings and sometimes the drawings are filmed and become animated films sometimes there are performers in front of the animated film and then they become theater or opera so…

What is art for? Alain de Botton’s animated guide | Art and design

What is art for? Alain de Botton’s animated guide | Art and design

You might think there was a simple answer to this. After all, we know how to say what most things are for: like this or that. People flock to museums like never before so they must have their motives but…