This Week on MNN: American Art

This Week on MNN our Community Producers introduce viewers to a new world of American art. From 3D chalk art to fine art photography, we have it all This Week on MNN. 

The Radical Imagination host Jim Vrettos is a Sociologist who has taught at John Jay College of Criminal Justice and Yeshiva University. In this episode Jim sits down for a talk with Jeremy Dennis, a contemporary fine art photographer and tribal member of the Shinnecock Indian Nation in Southampton. Jeremy is also the Lead Artist and President of Ma’s House, a communal art space for indiginous and people of color to live, work and create. Watch this special conversation only on MNN. 

The Society Network, also known as Extreme Art Television (EAT) highlights unknown and unique artists from around the world. Join us as host Summer Moran introduces us to Stephen Wiltshire, an autistic architectural artist known for drawing detailed city landscapes from memory after seeing them only once. Also on this episode is 3D chalk artist Tracy Lee Stum, body paint illusionist Kika, and coffee artist Micheal Breach. This show will have you glued to your seat. 

Corinne’s Picks is a celebration of artists and their remarkable work. On this episode host Corinne Basabe talks with Don Perlis, a Bronx born artist whose paintings have appeared in The New York Times and countless galleries. 

Celebrate art with us beginning Sunday, August 14 at 1PM and Wednesday, August 17 at 7PM on MNN HD (Spectrum 1993).