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Haas&Hahn: How painting can transform communities

November 7th, 2014

Episode 119 of 189 episodes

Artists Jeroen Koolhaas and Dre Urhahn create community art by painting entire neighborhoods, and involving those who live there -- from the favelas of Rio to the streets of North Philadelphia.What's made their projects succeed?In this funny and inspiring talk,the artists explain their art-first approach -- and the importance of a neighborhood barbecue.

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