Season 4

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Do Not Try to Eat This

The Art Assignment

Do Not Try to Eat This

In 1961 artist Man Ray offered this "Menu for a Dadaist Day," and we cooked it for you.

Do Not Try to Eat This

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Museums

The Art Assignment

The Case for Museums

What purpose did museums serve? And why does every city have one today?

The Case for Museums

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Must Be Beautiful

The Art Assignment

Art Must Be Beautiful

We revisit ancient philosophers' thoughts on beauty.

Art Must Be Beautiful

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Cooking: Vincent Van Gogh

The Art Assignment

Art Cooking: Vincent Van Gogh

The life and eating habits of artist Vincent Van Gogh,

Art Cooking: Vincent Van Gogh

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Better Know: The Starry Night

The Art Assignment

Better Know: The Starry Night

Taking a look at Vincent Van Gogh's famed painting The Starry Night.

Better Know: The Starry Night

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Cooking: Salvador Dali

The Art Assignment

Art Cooking: Salvador Dali

Surrealist artist Salvador Dali is well known, but what about his 1973 cookbook?

Art Cooking: Salvador Dali

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment The Case for Jackson Pollock

The Art Assignment

The Case for Jackson Pollock

We explore the life, evolution, and legacy of Jackson Pollock.

The Case for Jackson Pollock

Video thumbnail: The Art Assignment Art Trip: PST: LA/LA

The Art Assignment

Art Trip: PST: LA/LA

We take a trip to LA and look at the Getty-funded initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.

Art Trip: PST: LA/LA