Brilliant Ideas

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  • 2015
  • 1 Season

Get inside of artists' minds in this biography show. Each episode features a different contemporary artist, delves deep into what inspires their work, and uncovers the true meaning of brilliant ideas in modern times. Too often people believe that the greatest minds of all time have already come and gone from this Earth. This program may just change your mind.

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Nicholas Hlobo
41. Nicholas Hlobo
July 21, 2017
South African sculptor Nicholas Hlobo.
Phyllidia Barlow
40. Phyllidia Barlow
July 7, 2017
Summary not available
Pipilotti Rist
39. Pipilotti Rist
June 9, 2017
Swiss multimedia artist Pipilotti Rist.
Ai Weiwei
38. Ai Weiwei
May 26, 2017
Chinese multimedia artist Ai Weiwei.
Yayoi Kusama
37. Yayoi Kusama
May 12, 2017
Multimedia artist Yayoi Kusama
Thomas Struth
36. Thomas Struth
April 14, 2017
Photographer Thomas Struth.
Chiharu Shiota
35. Chiharu Shiota
April 7, 2017
Berlin-based installation artist Chiharu Shiota.
Philippe Parreno
34. Philippe Parreno
March 24, 2017
French multimedia artist Philippe Parreno.
Charles Lim
33. Charles Lim
March 10, 2017
Summary not available
Random International
32. Random International
December 30, 2016
Summary not available
Martin Creed
31. Martin Creed
September 9, 2016
British artist Martin Creed.
Elmgreen & Dragset
30. Elmgreen & Dragset
August 26, 2016
Summary not available
Cao Fei
29. Cao Fei
August 12, 2016
Summary not available
Olafur Eliasson
28. Olafur Eliasson
July 15, 2016
Summary not available
Cai Guo-Qiang
27. Cai Guo-Qiang
June 17, 2016
Summary not available
U-Ram Choe
26. U-Ram Choe
May 6, 2016
Sculptor U-Ram Choe.
Heri Dono
23. Heri Dono
March 11, 2016
Summary not available.
NS Harsha
22. NS Harsha
February 26, 2016
Summary not available.
Wangechi Mutu
21. Wangechi Mutu
February 12, 2016
Collagist Wangechi Mutu.
Conrad Shawcross
20. Conrad Shawcross
January 29, 2016
Bloomberg's Brilliant Ideas looks at the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists. Through intimate conversations, we reveal their Brilliant Ideas. Episode 8: Conrad Shawcross
Diana Thater
19. Diana Thater
January 15, 2016
Bloomberg's Brilliant Ideas looks at the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists. Through intimate conversations, we reveal their Brilliant Ideas. Episode 7: Diana Thater.
Zhang Huan
18. Zhang Huan
January 1, 2016
Summary not available
Episode 17
17. Episode 17
December 25, 2015
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Episode 16
16. Episode 16
December 18, 2015
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Xu Bing
15. Xu Bing
November 20, 2015
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Theaster Gates
14. Theaster Gates
November 6, 2015
Installation artist Theaster Gates.
Abraham Cruzvillegas
13. Abraham Cruzvillegas
October 23, 2015
Summary not available
Subodh Gupta
12. Subodh Gupta
October 9, 2015
Contemporary artist Subodh Gupta experiments with sculpture, painting, photography, performance, and video.
Jaume Plensa
11. Jaume Plensa
September 18, 2015
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Ellen Gallagher
10. Ellen Gallagher
September 11, 2015
Summary not available
Francesco Clemente
9. Francesco Clemente
August 28, 2015
Summary is not available.
Bharti Kher
8. Bharti Kher
August 14, 2015
Born in 1969 in London, Bharti Kher moved to New Delhi in the early 1990s. Her work explores questions about contemporary life, class and consumerism in modern day India. In part inspired by artists such as Hieronymus Bosch, Goya and William Blake, Bharti references magical beasts, monsters and myth in her work.
Danny Lane
7. Danny Lane
July 31, 2015
Summary is not available.
Luke Jerram
6. Luke Jerram
July 17, 2015
Summary is not available.
Mariko Mori
5. Mariko Mori
July 3, 2015
Bloomberg’s Brilliant Ideas looks at the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists. Bloomberg TV has covered the globe to talk with these artists in their studios and exhibition points. Through intimate conversations, we reveal their Brilliant Ideas.
Yinka Shonibare
4. Yinka Shonibare
June 19, 2015
Featuring the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists.
Michael Joo
3. Michael Joo
June 5, 2015
Featuring the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists.
Cornelia Parker
2. Cornelia Parker
May 22, 2015
Featuring the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists.
Grayson Perry
1. Grayson Perry
May 8, 2015
Featuring the most exciting and acclaimed artists at work in the world today. We will feature top names and up-and-coming artists, the stars of tomorrow - Painters, sculptors, digital, conceptual and performance artists, photographers, land and street artists.
Description

Get inside of artists' minds in this biography show. Each episode features a different contemporary artist, delves deep into what inspires their work, and uncovers the true meaning of brilliant ideas in modern times. Too often people believe that the greatest minds of all time have already come and gone from this Earth. This program may just change your mind.

Brilliant Ideas is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (39 episodes). The series first aired on May 8, 2015.

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  • Premiere Date
    May 8, 2015