The Art Assignment

The Case for Copying

Season 3 Episode 36 | 10m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Sampling, appropriating, borrowing, stealing. Whatever you want to call it, artists have been copying since time immemorial. We look into the history of the practice, and share our theories of why it is done, and what it can offer us.

Aired: 05/04/17

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning