Off the Map


Subject:
Art , Folk Art

Description:
This presentation looks at the "backyard paradises" created by visionary artists (outsider or self-taught artists "who didn't necessarily go to school to be artists"). Includes profiles of the artists (from the U.S., France, India, and South Africa), images and videos of the art (such as Bottle Village, the Owl House and Camel Yard, and Watts Towers), a create-your-own backyard paradise feature, and related material. From Independent Lens and the Electric Shadows Project.

Publisher:
Interactive Knowledge Inc.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/offthemap/


PID= res:lii-19397