Art:21 Season 5 “Fantasy” Tonite on PBS at 10pm ET!


The premiere of Art:21–Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 5 continues tonight on PBS at 10:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) with the episode Fantasy, featuring Cao Fei, Mary Heilmann, Jeff Koons, and Florian Maier-Aichen.

How might desires and taboos shape our ability to imagine? What role does technology play in wish fulfillment? Fantasy explores these questions in the work of the four featured artists.

Be sure to tune in to PBS every Wednesday at 10:00 p.m. ET  throughout this month (check local listings) for more brand new episodes: Transformation, featuring Paul McCarthy, Cindy Sherman, and Yinka Shonibare MBE; and Systems, featuring John Baldessari, Kimsooja, Allan McCollum, and Julie Mehretu.

Read more about Season 5 at PBS, and visit ArtBabble for previews of all Season 5 episodes and artist segments.