Videos are listed chronologically by date added, beginning with the most recent
That's Art?! Episode 5: Polly Morgan, Brian Ewing and George Holancin
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...
That's Art?! Episode 6: Albizu Rondon, Mary Wing To and Pat Godin
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...
That's Art?! Episode 7: David Finch, Dave Johnston and Nikole Lowe
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...
That's Art?! Episode 8: David Lozeau, Katya Trischuk and Carl Wiens
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...
That's Art?! Episode 9: Marc Silvestri, Susan Trianos and Zab Hobart
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...
That's Art?! Episode 10: Kosh and Tracy Lee Stum
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.
That's Art?! Episode 12: Erica Balon, Jon Klassen and Dan Bergeron
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...
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...
Design By Decade Episode 4. 1980s
Throughout the 1980s, many design companies prospered in Canada as awareness of prestigious design was on the rise. Designers embraced a more pluralist look, creating objects that challenged earlier perceptions of good design. The possibilities of what could be made were endless.
Innovation Nation Episode 6. Artificial Intelligence
Can we trust the robots of the future? Innovation Nation explores the world of artificial intelligence, taking us into labs and workshops where innovators teach robots to perceive, think, and move just like human beings.
Innovation Nation Episode 5. Robotics
Will robots replace humans? Revolutionary new machines are being designed and built for the workplace of tomorrow. Along with visiting robotic labs around the world, Innovation Nation explores robot-human psychology and tests out an exo-skeleton, a robot that you can strap on and wear.
Innovation Nation Episode 4. Communications
How will we communicate in the world of tomorrow? As we become digitally more connected, at ever increasing speeds, new technologies seek to transform the way we interact with one another and our environment. Innovation Nation looks at augmented reality, robotic telepresence, and technologies tha...
Innovation Nation Episode 3. Bio Fuel
Will we be able to grow all of our fuel in the future? Along with exploring bold new ways of harvesting energy from bio-mass, Innovation Nation uncovers an amazing bio-fuel jet truck, a record breaking flying machine and a unique car made almost entirely of organic matter.