The Art Assignment

How Climate Changes Art

Season 6 Episode 8 | 15m 41s  | Video has closed captioning.

Throughout history, art has helped reveal the climate around us and highlight our fragile relationship to it. We look at navigational charts from the Marshall Islands, Katsushika Hokusai’s "Under the Wave off Kanagawa," to the cave paintings of Lascaux, and Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, among others.

Aired: 08/14/19

Rating: NR


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