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Art21 produces features focusing exclusively on contemporary visual art and artists throughout the world, including the Peabody Award-winning biennial series "Art in the Twenty-First Century." Intimate footage allows the viewer to observe the artists at work and watch their process as they transform inspiration into art.

Borderlands

55m 20s

Set in the region between the United States and Mexico—long a site of political conflict, social struggle, and intense creative ferment—four artists respond to one of the most divisive moments in the history of this area.

Featuring artists Tanya Aguiñiga, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Richard Misrach, and Postcommodity.

Episodes

  • Borderlands: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Borderlands

    S10 E3 - 55m 20s

    Set in the region between the United States and Mexico—long a site of political conflict, social struggle, and intense creative ferment—four artists respond to one of the most divisive moments in the history of this area.

    Featuring artists Tanya Aguiñiga, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Richard Misrach, and Postcommodity.

  • Beijing: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Beijing

    S10 E2 - 55m 1s

    Amid Beijing’s dizzying economic, urban, and cultural transformation, five artists respond to the region's relentless evolution with urgency and ambition, all the while contending with many centuries of Chinese cultural traditions.

    Featuring artists Guan Xiao, Liu Xiaodong, Song Dong, Xu Bing, and Yin Xiuzhen.

  • London: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    London

    S10 E1 - 55m 3s

    Buoyed by London's history of artistic excellence, four artists draw inspiration from decades of British art while contending with the repercussions of colonialism and xenophobia during a time of massive political upheaval in the country.

    Featuring artists John Akomfrah, Phyllida Barlow, Anish Kapoor, and Christian Marclay.

Extras + Features

  • Preview: "Borderlands" from Art21 Season 10: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview: "Borderlands" from Art21 Season 10

    S10 E3 - 30s

    See the creative processes of artists Tanya Aguiñiga, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Richard Misrach, and Postcommodity—the last of three new episodes from Season 10 of the Peabody Award-winning "Art in the Twenty-First Century" series.

    "Borderlands" premieres October 2, 2020 at 10/9c.

  • Preview: "Beijing" from Art21 Season 10: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview: "Beijing" from Art21 Season 10

    S10 E2 - 30s

    See the creative processes of artists Guan Xiao, Liu Xiaodong, Song Dong, Xu Bing, and Yin Xiuzhen in "Beijing"—the second of three new episodes from Season 10 of the Peabody Award-winning "Art in the Twenty-First Century" series.

    "Beijing" premieres September 25, 2020 at 10/9c.

  • Preview: "London" from Art21 Season 10: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview: "London" from Art21 Season 10

    S10 E1 - 30s

    See the creative processes of artists John Akomfrah, Phyllida Barlow, Anish Kapoor, and Christian Marclay in "London"—the first of three new episodes from Season 10 of the Peabody Award-winning "Art in the Twenty-First Century" series.

    "London" premieres September 18, 2020 at 10/9c.

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