@Risk: Risk for Art’s and America’s Sake

by Canada 2020. Posted November 3, 2020


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It’s election day in America and to mark the occasion, Jodi Butts speaks with internationally acclaimed American painter and sculptor, Eric Fischl, the artist behind the controversial sculpture, Tumbling Woman, inspired by the events of 9/11. Art has forever been a risky endeavour. The artist can never control how any person reacts to their creation. That reaction though — whether positive or negative — can reveal the soul of the beholder and a nation.

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