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Shea Hembrey:
How I became 100 artists

TED2011 · 16:48 · Filmed Mar 2011
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Shea Hembrey: How I became 100 artists
16:48 · Filmed March 2011 at TED2011 · Subtitles available in 30 languages

How do you stage an international art show with work from 100 different artists? If you're Shea Hembrey, you invent all of the artists and artwork yourself — from large-scale outdoor installations to tiny paintings drawn with a single-haired brush. Watch this funny, mind-bending talk to see the explosion of creativity and diversity of skills a single artist is capable of.

Artist and curator
Shea Hembrey explores patterns from nature and myth. A childhood love of nature, and especially birdlife, informs his vision. Full bio
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