When Philip Pearlstein began painting nudes in the early 1960s, it was a radical move. 50 years later, he's a considered one of the masters of American Realism. Meet Pearlstein at his weekend house in Highland Lakes, NJ and at work in his NYC loft. Also on this episode of "State of the Arts," an opera based on an Old Testament story by Mark Zuckerman and David Sten Herrstom, and a look at how artist Michael Rees navigates between the virtual and physical worlds.

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