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Great Minds of Design Episode 4: Architecture By Nature

Architect Trevor McIvor creates homes designed to take advantage of the innate energy efficiencies found in nature.

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Great Minds of Design Episode 5: Designing with Ghosts

Pressman Nicholas Kennedy works with ghosts of printing's past, using salvaged equipment that the modern industry now considers obsolete.

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Great Minds of Design Episode 6: Dream Big. Do Good. Spread Joy

No project is too big or too small for Helen Kerr. She designs everything from physical objects to abstract concepts.

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Design By Decade Episode 5. 1990s

In Canada, there was a resurgence of design during the 1990s. Large design firms were investing in product research and development and many sophisticated and exciting products surfaced. This episode examines some of the most distinctive and cutting edge Canadian designs that represent this revol...

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That's Art?! Episode 1: Nathan Sawaya, Mediah and Bob McKay

Series: That's Art?!
That's Art?! takes you into the studio of Nathan Sawaya, a former lawyer, who gave up the courtroom for a life of making sculptures out of LEGO. We follow the career of notorious graffiti artist Mediah, who has morphed from a punk teenager running from the cops to a corporate powerhouse in the wo...

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That's Art?! Episode 2: Paul Booth, David Arrigo and Roger Wood

Series: That's Art?!
That's Art?! dives into the depths of the darkest corners of the human soul with tattoo artist Paul Booth, a rock star of New York's tattoo scene. David Arrigo shows what it takes to put art on the helmet of an NHL goalie. Meanwhile, Roger Wood explains the philosophy behind steam punk art and wh...

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That's Art?! Episode 3: Matthew Reinhart, Jon Paul Ferrera and Michael Parks

Series: That's Art?!
Every child loves pop-up books and so do most adults. Meet Matthew Reinhart, a master of the craft. Matthew draws, paints and builds pop-up books that delight readers all over the world. Every Harlequin novel has a beautiful mistress and a brave hero; they also all come with a cover illustration ...

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That's Art?! Episode 5: Polly Morgan, Brian Ewing and George Holancin

Series: That's Art?!
Stuffing a dead bird inside a broken light bulb might seem odd, even perverted or gross. But Polly Morgan makes it strangely beautiful. The world's most provocative taxidermist is taking the art world by storm. When it comes to posters, Brian Ewing is the go-to guy for some of the biggest bands i...

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That's Art?! Episode 6: Albizu Rondon, Mary Wing To and Pat Godin

Series: That's Art?!
Albizu Rondon designs baseball hats for New Era Caps - the biggest, most famous cap-making company in the world. His work is worn by everyone from teenage punks to movie stars. Mary Wing To is a fashion designer who makes clothes for humans and animals, from risqué leather accessories to horse ha...

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That's Art?! Episode 7: David Finch, Dave Johnston and Nikole Lowe

Series: That's Art?!
David Finch dropped out of high school in Grade 11. Twenty years later he is one of the superstars of the comic book world, drawing Batman for DC comics. Dave Johnston is known simply as "Chalkmaster." He creates amazing three dimensional pictures on the sidewalk, much to the delight of his milli...

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That's Art?! Episode 8: David Lozeau, Katya Trischuk and Carl Wiens

Series: That's Art?!
Celebrate the Day of the Dead with artist David Lozeau. His smiling skulls will dance their way into your heart and liven up your home. It doesn't have to be Easter to enjoy painted eggs. Katya Trischuk is creating tiny masterpieces all year round using traditional techniques and very modern desi...

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That's Art?! Episode 9: Marc Silvestri, Susan Trianos and Zab Hobart

Series: That's Art?!
Marc Silvestri is one of a handful of artists who had the courage to shake up the status quo. He faced off with Marvel Comics and DC Comics. Twenty years later, he's still doing it his own distinct way. Susan Trianos makes the most beautiful and delicious cakes you've ever seen. From birthdays to...

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That's Art?! Episode 10: Kosh and Tracy Lee Stum

Series: That's Art?!
Kosh is the creative genius behind such iconic album covers as "Abbey Road," "Who's Next?" and "Hotel California." He is a three-time Grammy winner whose career spans 30 years of music. Tracy Lee Stum has painted on sidewalks all around the world. She is a world leader in stunning 3D effects.

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That's Art?! Episode 12: Erica Balon, Jon Klassen and Dan Bergeron

Series: That's Art?!
Jon Klassen has won awards for his illustrations. What really matters to him is the smile on a child's face as they learn to read with his beautiful books. Erica Balon is part of a new wave of graffiti artists. She isn't interested in vandalism or egocentric tags - she wants to bring beauty and l...

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Design By Decade Episode 1. Post-War Design

The post-war period in Canada was a golden age of progress and production. After the Second World War, Canada found itself in a time of affluence and industrial growth. As the nation developed into a true consumer society, the manufacturing sector reacted to meet new needs, producing modern objec...

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