lawrence, kansas

lawrence, kansas

13. Sorted Books - Nina Katchadourian | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

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In which we meet Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian in Lawrence, Kansas, at the former home of American writer William S. Burroughs (1914 - 1997). Nina takes us on her journey of sorting Burroughs's book collection and challenges you to sort some books yourself! Episode 13 Instructions: 1. Choose a person you know or would like to know better 2. Take a look at/through their library 3. Make 3 stacks of books to develop a portrait of the person 4. Upload it to your social media platform of choice using #theartassignment 5. Fame and glory (your work might be featured in a future episode) Learn more about Nina's work: http://www.ninakatchadourian.com/ And read about William S. Burroughs: http://www.burroughs100.com/ Special thanks to The Lawrence Art Center, William Burroughs Communications, Yuri Zupancic, and Tom King, for the assistance in making Nina's project and this episode happen.