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POV

A Different Color Blue

  • Aired: 06/29/2010
  • 03:17
  • Expires: 06/30/2014
  • Rating: NR
Partially blind artist Charles Curtis Blackwell pores over works of beauty and remarkable spirit. "A Different Color Blue" explores the redemptive power of art, an ability to find hope in the most unlikely of places, and the courage of an artist who refuses to turn away from the thing he loves most.
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Charles Curtis Blackwell is partially blind, but adversity has heightened his art.
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Major funding for POV is provided by PBS, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Bertha Foundation, Marguerite Casey Foundation, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts, with special support from The Fledgling Fund.
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