Big Think: Chuck Close on making art during a recession

The photo-realist painter discusses whether a bad economy breeds creativity, and ways that President Obama should help the arts.

By Salon Staff

Published February 16, 2009 11:00AM (EST)

Can Obama help the arts?  Does the recession help foster creativity?  And what was it like when Close interviewed Brad Pitt?  Learn more at Big Think.

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