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Neil Fujita: The Man Behind the Look and Feel of Jazz

Neil Fujita: The Man Behind the Look and Feel of Jazz

After a time in Heart Mountain concentration camp and service in the U.S. Army’s 442nd Regimental combat team, Sadamitsu Neil Fujita returned to the...
Masters of Modern Design: Kay Sekimachi

Masters of Modern Design: Kay Sekimachi

Known as the “weaver’s weaver,” artist Kay Sekimachi is a pioneer in the textile arts. Her embrace of unconventional materials has helped to elevate...
S10 E1: Masters of Modern Design – The Art of the Japanese American Experience (Trailer)

S10 E1: Masters of Modern Design – The Art of the Japanese American Experience...

From the iconic typeface of “The Godfather” book cover to Herman Miller’s Noguchi table, the influence of Japanese American artists and designers in postwar...
S10 E1: Masters of Design: The Art of the Japanese

S10 E1: Masters of Design: The Art of the Japanese

From the iconic typeface of “The Godfather” book cover to Herman Miller’s Noguchi table, the influence of Japanese American artists and designers in postwar...
S10 E3: Día de Los Muertos / Day of the Dead (Trailer)

S10 E3: Día de Los Muertos / Day of the Dead (Trailer)

Día de los Muertos has been adapted for centuries from its pre-colonial roots to the popular depictions in mass media today. Inspired by rich...
Visiting with Huell Howser: Gardena Art

Visiting with Huell Howser: Gardena Art

Beginning in 1919, the graduating classes of Gardena High School bestowed gifts of paintings upon their beloved school. This program lasted until 1956, and...
The Death of Kelly Thomas: Art With an Agenda

The Death of Kelly Thomas: Art With an Agenda

http://www.kcet.org/arts/artbound/counties/orange/justice-for-kelly-art-show.htmlArt With An Agenda: An Exhibit Inspired by Kelly Thomas by Lilledeshan BoseThere's an image of Kelly Thomas that haunts everyone who's seen it. Right...
The Quixotic Videos of Steve Roden

The Quixotic Videos of Steve Roden

http://www.kcet.org/arts/artbound/counties/los-angeles/the-quixotic-videos-of-steve-roden.htmlWhat do avant-garde composer John Cage, philosopher Walter Benjamin, and choreographer Martha Graham have in common? Well, besides being titans of modern art, they...
An Origami Moment

An Origami Moment

http://www.kcet.org/arts/artbound/counties/los-angeles/an-origami-moment-mathematics-meets-paper-folding-in-los-angeles.htmlOrigami has always been a cosmological art. The folder begins with a blank piece of paper - an empty, uniform space - then literally...
Barbara Bestor: My SoCal Art History

Barbara Bestor: My SoCal Art History

http://www.kcet.org/arts/artbound/counties/los-angeles/barbara-bestor-my-socal-art-history.htmlThe history of art in Southern California isn't linear; it is a fluid, multi-angled continuum made from the personal experiences of many artists from...