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Artist Kadir Nelson on what influences his paintings

Clip: 11/20/2022 | 8m 26s | Video has closed captioning.

Award-winning artist Kadir Nelson is known for his oil paintings that evoke both modern urban realism and the masterly works of turn-of-the century American painters. For our Weekend Spotlight, Geoff Bennett spoke to Nelson while he was in Washington, D.C., for the unveiling of his portrait of humanitarian chef José Andrés at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.

Aired: 11/20/22

Rating: NR

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