Nov 18, 2014 | 53:59Wachtel on the Arts Architect Rem Koolhaas Audio
Wachtel on the Arts Architect Rem Koolhaas Nov 18, 2014 | 53:59Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas is admired as much for his radical ideas about buildings and cities as for his daring designs. He talks to Eleanor Wachtel about the interests and experiences that have informed his work in all its various dimensions.
Sep 16, 2014 | 54:00Wachtel on the Arts Director Julie Taymor Audio
Wachtel on the Arts Director Julie Taymor Sep 16, 2014 | 54:00Julie Taymor is a daring and brilliant interpreter of Shakespeare's work. She talks to Eleanor Wacthel about her newest movie, a film version of her stage play, A Midsummer Night's Dream. It's Taymor's third Shakespeare film.
Jun 17, 2014 | 54:00Wachtel on the Arts Artist Isaac Julien Audio
Wachtel on the Arts Artist Isaac Julien Jun 17, 2014 | 54:00Eleanor Wachtel talks to British filmmaker and video artist, Isaac Julien. His new documentary film "Derek" is about Derek Jarman, who is often described as the trailblazer of the New Queer Cinema movement that started in Britain in the 1980s.
May 20, 2014 | 53:59Wachtel on the Arts Artist Kara Walker Audio
Wachtel on the Arts Artist Kara Walker May 20, 2014 | 53:59Eleanor Wachtel talks to American artist Kara Walker. She's best known for her wall-sized tableaux of silhouette cut-outs. Her latest work is a gigantic sphinx-like figure made out of sugar, now on exhibit at the Domino Sugar Factory in Brooklyn.
Jan 21, 2014 | 53:59Wachtel on the Arts Architect Richard Rogers Audio
Wachtel on the Arts Architect Richard Rogers Jan 21, 2014 | 53:59Eleanor Wachtel talks to internationally renowned British architect Richard Rogers, co-creator of the Pompidou Centre in Paris. At 80-years-old, Richard Rogers remains engaged in major building projects in Europe, Asia, Australia, and North America.