Art Uncovered - Art On The Block

Premiere DateNov 19, 2013
00:00 Art On The Block pt. 1
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06:25 Lizard Watcher's Theme Phil Yost
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07:04 Art On The Block pt. 2
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11:02 We Are Him Angels of Light
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11:36 Art On The Block pt. 4
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16:45 Bent City I Phil Yost
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17:26 Art On The Block pt. 5
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22:11 Crash Folk Implosion
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22:27 Art On The Block pt. 6
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28:56 Every Party Erlend Oye
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29:50 Finish
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In the new book Art On The Block, writer Ann Fensterstock charts the history of the New York art world over the last sixty years. Unlike other cultural and business districts in New York, the hub of the art scene has had a tendency to pick up and move. Over the last six decades artists and galleries have moved from uptown to downtown, spread across lower Manhattan, and set up shop across the East River in Brooklyn. Art on the Block tells the story of this migration and explores why the art world doesn’t stay put.

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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…

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