Video Highlights From the State of the Arts Discussion
Watch these select clips from the Second Opinion conversation
Should museums have a neutral point of view?
Are art museums elitist organizations?
María Magdalena Campos-Pons on museums as storytellers:
María Magdalena Campos-Pons on how art allows us to communicate with one another in gentler ways:
Peter Schjeldahl on political art:
Peter Schjeldahl on the absence of consensus in American culture and art:
David Marcus on how the government should fund and support the arts
David Marcus on the unique position and value of the arts in tackling ethical/social/political questions:
Rebecca Rabinow on museums as vital centers for dialogue and communication across cultures:
Rebecca Rabinow on art as the preeminent ambassador between nations