Photo by Barack Obama (Pete Souza)
Photo by Gina Pollack (Lari Pittman)
Press Play's favorite visual artists of the year
From this Episode:
Pete Souza on photographing President Obama
Pete Souza has taken nearly two million photos of former President Barack Obama -- from when Obama was in the Situation Room the night Bin Laden was killed, to meetings with...
17 min, 26 sec
Ken Gonzales-Day on challenging ideas about who and what murals are for
Ken Gonzales-Day spent two years driving around Los Angeles, documenting hand-painted signs, street art, graffiti and murals. The images tell us a lot about history, race,...
8 min, 16 sec
Edgar Arceneaux on history, race and identity
Edgar Arceneaux is from South LA, went to art school in LA, and grad school at CalArts. He teaches at USC, and runs a nonprofit in Watts. Arceneaux’s work deals with history...
13 min, 1 sec