• Artbound -- The Watts Towers Arts Center
    S11 E4: The Watts Towers Arts Center
    The Watts Towers Arts Center was founded by artists and educators in the 1960s ...
    The Watts Towers Arts Center was founded by artists and educators in the 1960s and has been a beacon of art and culture in the community for decades. This episode features the work of artists ...
    Air Date 10/21/2020
    0:57:08
  • Artbound -- Current:LA Food
    S11 E3: Current:LA Food
    This 2019 L.A.-wide exhibition of public art and events based around the theme ...
    This 2019 L.A.-wide exhibition of public art and events based around the theme of food. Each artist interpreted a different aspect or issue surrounding food or food systems in the city. Activating ...
    Air Date 10/14/2020
    0:52:45
  • Artbound -- The New West Coast Sound: An L.A. Jazz Legacy
    S11 E2: The New West Coast Sound: An L.A. Jazz Legacy
    Growing up amongst jazz legends within the deep musical traditions of Leimert ...
    Growing up amongst jazz legends within the deep musical traditions of Leimert Park, drummer Mekala Session and his peers grapple with how to preserve this rich legacy—striving to carry forward the ...
    Air Date 10/7/2020
    0:55:57
  • Artbound -- Light & Space
    S11 E1: Light & Space
    In a world filled with noise, distractions and chaos, a number of artists seek ...
    In a world filled with noise, distractions and chaos, a number of artists seek to push the boundaries of perception and experience. The Light and Space movement of the 1960s explored minimalism with a ...
    Air Date 9/30/2020
    0:56:43
  • Artbound -- Jeffrey Deitch's Los Angeles
    S10 E5: Jeffrey Deitch's Los Angeles
    The charming, unusual and at times polarizing Jeffrey Deitch left Los Angeles in ...
    The charming, unusual and at times polarizing Jeffrey Deitch left Los Angeles in 2013 after a tumultuous run as the director of MOCA ending in his resignation. He makes his return with a new gallery ...
    Air Date 6/11/2019
    0:54:08
  • Artbound -- How Sweet The Sound: Gospel In Los Angeles
    S10 E4: How Sweet The Sound: Gospel In Los Angeles
    Gospel music would not be what it is today if not for the impact left by Los ...
    Gospel music would not be what it is today if not for the impact left by Los Angeles in the late 60’s and early 70’s, a time defined by political movements across the country. Artists like James ...
    Air Date 6/7/2019
    0:52:51
  • Artbound -- Día de Los Muertos / Day of the Dead
    S10 E3: Día de Los Muertos / Day of the Dead
    Día de los Muertos has been adapted for centuries from its pre-colonial roots ...
    Día de los Muertos has been adapted for centuries from its pre-colonial roots to the popular depictions in mass media today. Inspired by Oaxacan traditions, it was brought to East Los Angeles in the ...
    Air Date 5/31/2019
    0:56:18
  • Artbound -- Heath Ceramics: The Making of a California Classic
    S10 E2: Heath Ceramics: The Making of a California Classic
    "Artbound" looks at the dinnerware of Heath Ceramics and a design that has stood ...
    "Artbound" looks at the dinnerware of Heath Ceramics and a design that has stood the test of time since the company began in the late 1940’s. Through the writings of Edith Heath, the founder and ...
    Air Date 5/24/2019
    0:54:58
  • Artbound -- Masters of Modern Design
    S10 E1: Masters of Modern Design
    From the iconic typeface of “The Godfather” book cover to Herman Miller’s ...
    From the iconic typeface of “The Godfather” book cover to Herman Miller’s Noguchi table, the influence of Japanese American artists and designers in postwar American art and design is ...
    Air Date 5/17/2019
    0:56:06
  • Artbound -- The Art of Basketweaving
    S9 E8: The Art of Basketweaving
    Native American basketry has long been viewed as a community craft, yet the ...
    Native American basketry has long been viewed as a community craft, yet the artistic quality and value of these baskets are on par with other fine art. Now Native peoples across the country are ...
    Air Date 4/24/2018
    0:56:34
  • Artbound -- Artist and Mother
    S9 E7: Artist and Mother
    While matriarchs may hold enormous symbolism in art history, women taking on ...
    While matriarchs may hold enormous symbolism in art history, women taking on motherhood may be the last taboo in contemporary art. Mother artists Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle, Tanya Aguñiga, Rebecca Campbell ...
    Air Date 4/17/2018
    0:53:20
  • Artbound -- No Trespassing: A Survey of Environmental Art
    S9 E6: No Trespassing: A Survey of Environmental Art
    The natural beauty of California has inspired artists from around the world. ...
    The natural beauty of California has inspired artists from around the world. Today, as artists continue to engage with California’s environment, they echo and critique earlier art practices that ...
    Air Date 4/3/2018
    0:53:20
  • Artbound -- La Raza
    S9 E5: La Raza
    In East Los Angeles during the late 1960s and 1970s, a group of young activists ...
    In East Los Angeles during the late 1960s and 1970s, a group of young activists used creative tools like writing and photography as a means for community organizing, providing a platform for the ...
    Air Date 4/3/2018
    0:57:10
  • Artbound -- Variedades: Olvera Street
    S9 E4: Variedades: Olvera Street
    This look at Los Angeles’ Olvera Street is part-history lesson and ...
    This look at Los Angeles’ Olvera Street is part-history lesson and part-immersion in stereotype of the birthplace of Los Angeles. Emmy® award-winning journalist, author and musician Rubén ...
    Air Date 3/27/2018
    0:53:40
  • Artbound -- Electric Earth: The Art of Doug Aitken
    S9 E3: Electric Earth: The Art of Doug Aitken
    This episode profiles prominent artist Doug Aitken who for more than 20 years ...
    This episode profiles prominent artist Doug Aitken who for more than 20 years has shifted the perception and location of images and narratives. His multichannel video installations, sculptures, ...
    Air Date 3/13/2018
    0:50:40
  • Artbound -- Desert X
    S9 E2: Desert X
    The vast, strange, sometimes contradictory world of the urban desert and its ...
    The vast, strange, sometimes contradictory world of the urban desert and its people are explored in 11 public art exhibits and their respective locations. Desert X is a site-specific biennial ...
    Air Date 3/13/2018
    0:51:30
  • Artbound -- That Far Corner: Frank Lloyd Wright in Los Angeles
    S9 E1: That Far Corner: Frank Lloyd Wright in Los Angeles
    During his time spent in Southern California in the late 1910s and early 1920s, ...
    During his time spent in Southern California in the late 1910s and early 1920s, Frank Lloyd Wright accelerated the search for L.A.'s authentic architecture that was suitable to the city's culture and ...
    Air Date 3/6/2018
    0:56:30
  • Artbound -- Third L.A. with Architectural Critic Christopher Hawthorne
    S8 E5: Third L.A. with Architectural Critic Christopher Hawthorne
    Architectural critic Christopher Hawthorne partners with Artbound to look at the ...
    Architectural critic Christopher Hawthorne partners with Artbound to look at the future of Los Angeles by examining its architecture, urban planning, transportation and changing demographics, giving ...
    Air Date 6/14/2016
    0:55:40
  • Artbound -- Hopscotch - An Opera for the 21st Century
    S8 E6: Hopscotch - An Opera for the 21st Century
    Artbound explores the groundbreaking opera Hopscotch, which unfolded in cars ...
    Artbound explores the groundbreaking opera Hopscotch, which unfolded in cars throughout Los Angeles, telling a single story of a disappearance across time. Audiences experienced the work in both the ...
    Air Date 6/7/2016
    0:50:10
  • Artbound -- MOCA - Beyond The Museum Walls
    S8 E4: MOCA - Beyond The Museum Walls
    Artbound explores the programming of the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, ...
    Artbound explores the programming of the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, investigating new programming and curatorial approaches that are redefining what it means to be a 21st century museum. ...
    Air Date 5/31/2016
    0:57:07
  • Artbound -- Fallujah - Art, Healing, and PTSD
    S8 E3: Fallujah - Art, Healing, and PTSD
    U.S. Marine Sergeant Christian Ellis was a machine gunner in Iraq, whose platoon ...
    U.S. Marine Sergeant Christian Ellis was a machine gunner in Iraq, whose platoon was ambushed, leaving him with a broken back and only one of a few survivors. Ellis returned home to join millions of ...
    Air Date 5/24/2016
    0:51:43