This edition: Artist Marina Abramovic
Original tape date: March 15, 2013.
First aired: March 22, 2013.
For four decades performance artist Marina Abramovic has used her own body as a medium, pushing herself beyond her limits. After her landmark retrospective at MOMA in 2010, she collaborated on an experimental opera based on her biography, “The Life and Death of Marina Abramovic.” Hear her talk about her work, the collaboration and the future of performance art with New York Times culture reporter Patricia Cohen. Taped March 15, 2013 at the TimesCenter.