The Art Assignment

Art Made in Adversity

Season 6 Episode 27 | 6m 14s  | Video has closed captioning.

Artist and educator Allison Smith shares her thoughts and library of books about art made in adverse circumstances. Featured are Vladimir Arkhipov's project Home-Made, archiving Russian artifacts made during Perestroika, and Trench Art, or art and objects made during armed conflict, highlighting works from Trench Art: An Illustrated History by Jane A Kimball.

Aired: 05/28/20

Rating: NR


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