Season 18 Episode #1807
The Natural World
Broadcasts: January 12, 8:00 p.m. [OPB TV], January 15, 1:00 a.m. [OPB TV], January 15, 6:00 p.m. [OPB TV]
Meet artists inspired by the natural world! See how mosaic artist Jeffrey Bale creates elaborate, intricate designs from stones he gathers in the wild. Visit with painter Irene Hardwicke Olivieri who's inspiration comes from treasures found on morning walks. And watch how Francoise Weeks uses greenery to create dramatic fashion pieces.
Segments in this Episode
Jeffrey Bale began traveling the world, finding inspiration in the stunning architecture of Europe and SE Asia. He returned home and began creating elaborate and intricate pebble mosaics from stone he gathers in the wild. Today his work is world renowned.
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Program Funding Provided By:
Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
Additional Support Provided By: The Jackson Foundation, The Roundhouse Foundation