Art Uncovered - The Policeman's Beard is Half Constructed

Premiere DateJan 8, 2013
00:00 Intro
01:03 Breathless Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
04:17 Joan Hall pt. 1
05:32 Home I'll Never Be Tom Waits
08:01 Joan Hall pt. 2
10:44 Searching for Mr. Right Young Marble Giants
13:13 Joan Hall pt. 3
16:47 President Jimmy Carter The Red Krayola
22:40 Joan Hall pt. 4
25:07 I Got Rhythm Charlie Parker
28:31 Joan Hall pt. 5
31:50 Nutricia Yo La Tengo
36:36 Joan Hall pt. 6
40:16 Boy With the Arab Strap Belle and Sebastian
45:05 Finish

Joan  Hall has been making collages, illustrations and assemblages for over 30 years. In 1984 she collaborated with computer programmer William Chamberlain on The Policeman’s Beard is Half Constructed, the first book ever written by a computer. Joan’s work has been exhibited internationally and appeared on the cover of Time magazine and the New York Times Book Review. She is also responsible for the Art Uncovered icon at the top of the page. This week, I visited Joan at her studio in Manhattan to talk about her work.

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Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an…