Artbound

Jazz Prodigy Jameal Dean's 'Trippy' Music

Jamael Dean is a musician whose grew up around the Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra. Like Mekala Session, he grew up surrounded by music. Session breaks down Jamael Dean's prowess and gives audiences a look into how the Ark has shaped both their musical trajectories and beliefs.

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American Purgatory
Episode
55:32
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S6 E1: American Purgatory

Artbound explores the paintings of Marc Trujillo, Kim Stringfellow’ s Mojave Project, Dave Lefner’s colored wood block prints of neon signs, and the subculture of Brazilian cholos who emulate lowrider culture from East Los Angeles.
Season 6 Episode 601
America Deserta
Episode
53:30
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S5 E8: America Deserta

Travel to Southern California’s desert regions with an episode of "Artbound" that includes work by visual artist Diane Best, the Date Farmers from Coachella, and Hillary Mushkin’s Incendiary Traces.
Season 5 Episode 508
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Episode
58:00
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S5 E7: Social Practice

Artbound explores Social Practice arts, featuring: Olga Koumoundouros' occupation of foreclosed homes in Los Angeles; The Workers' Rug/La Alfombra Del Trabajador, an art project by day laborers, organizers affiliated with IDEPSCA, artist Katie Bachler, and Jade Thacker, and the Craft and Folk Art Museum; Public Matters’ Market Makeover project addressing the "grocery gap" in "food deserts," areas that have limited access to quality, healthy food; the collective Fallen Fruit, who map local public fruit trees, encouraging us to rethink our relationship to food and public space; and a performance by Moses Sumney.
Season 5 Episode 507
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28:35
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S5 E6: Bukowski Reads Bukowski

Artbound digs into the KCET vaults to uncover a gem from the early 1970s. Iconoclast writer and poet Charles Bukowski reads from his work to a live audience. Also featuring candid behind the scenes footage.
Season 5 Episode 506
Virtual Domains
Episode
57:33
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S5 E5: Virtual Domains

In this episode of Artbound, we visit the Zorthian Ranch artist community in Altadena.
Season 5 Episode 505
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Episode
58:00
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S5 E3: Without Borders / Sin Fronteras

Artbound visits Kathy Kobayashi who discusses the Shades of L.A. photography archive at the Downtown L.A. Library.
Season 5 Episode 503
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Episode
58:00
Artbound

S5 E1: MOCAtv with Philippe Vergne

Artbound’s fifth season kicks off with an exciting collaboration with MOCAtv, featuring all original pieces including Wildflowering L. A.
Season 5 Episode 501
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Episode
58:30
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S4 E5: 100 Mules Walking The Los Angeles Aqueduct

"Artbound" travels with Lauren Bon and the Metabolic Studio as they perform "One Hundred Mules Walking the Los Angeles Aqueduct."
Season 4 Episode 405
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Episode
58:27
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S4 E2: Machine Project Field Guide to L.A. Architecture

Machine Project recently invited and filmed over 20 artists to create performances that respond to notable architectural sites throughout L.A.
Season 4 Episode 402
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Episode
59:35
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S4 E1: Metralleta de Oro and Ultraviolet

This episode features three Mexican American DJs form Metralleta de Oro, Hiromi Takizawa’s Ultraviolet installation, Jaime "Germs" Zacarias' tentacle-filled works, Public Matters’ Market Makeover and an an in-studio performance by Chelsea Wolfe.
Season 4 Episode 401
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