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Provoking Presidential Portraits

Short | 02:59

Pat Oliphant's searing sketches cross party lines. But the portraits are all in good clean fun...or are they?

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We go behind the scenes and into the minds of artists as they capture, commemorate, and, at times, condemn our presidents. From Elaine de Kooning's abstract portraits of John F. Kennedy to Pat Oliphant's skewering caricatures of the Bushes, we examine the divisive results that occur when art and politics collide.

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