The Art Assignment

Art and Empathy

Season 6 Episode 10 | 16m 3s  | Video has closed captioning.

Empathy is a term we hear a lot, but what does it mean and how does it work? Looking back through art history, we find many moments when art has allowed us to share in the feelings of others, from Maya Lin's Vietnam Veterans Memorial, to representations of the Buddhist deity Jiz┼Ź Bosatsu.

Aired: 10/15/19

Rating: NR


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