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Arts InSight

Video: Picasso The Line

Following a line on a piece of paper, the mind of a genius is explored.


Pablo Picasso is arguably one of the most recognizable artists of our time. As a painter, poet, sculptor and print maker, he influenced a generation and co-founded the Cubist movement. Now, nearly one hundred of his works on paper created throughout his career are on exhibition at Houston's Menil Collection. It's all part of a study on his incredibly distinctive use of lines.

The following story was seen on Arts InSight which airs every Friday night at 8:30 on Houston Public Media TV 8.

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Ernie Manouse, a native of Binghamton, NY and a graduate of Loyola University Chicago, launched his broadcasting career with NBC News before working at Chicago radio station WLS-AM. In 1996, Ernie joined HoustonPBS (now Houston Public Media), and as an anchor and producer, he has garnered eleven Emmy Awards, five...

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