Art21 presents a new documentary series on art and life in New York. "New York Close Up" premiered online June 13th, 2011.

Introducing the artists: Lucas Blalock, Martha Colburn, Keltie Ferris, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Tommy Hartung, Rashid Johnson, Kalup Linzy, Shana Moulton, Mariah Robertson, and Mika Tajima.

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Art21 is a nonprofit organization dedicated to engaging audiences with contemporary visual art, inspiring creative thinking, and educating a new generation about artists working today. Art21 is the producer of the Peabody award-winning PBS series, "Art in the Twenty-First Century," and the Peabody award-winning film, "William Kentridge: Anything Is Possible" (2010).

Music: "Simultaneously" (2011) by MEN.

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