• Air date: 09 Jun '10 10 episodes
      Work of Art: The Next Great Artist is an American reality competition show that airs on the cable television network Bravo, in which up-and-coming artists compete for a solo exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum and a cash prize of $100,000. The show is produced by Pretty Matches Productions and Magical Elves Productions, the same company that created Project Runway and Top Chef. The series premiered on June 9, 2010. Work of Art was renewed for a second season in September 2010 which began on October 12, 2011.
  • List of Episodes (10)
    • 1. Self-Reflexive

      09 Jun '10
      Flip through shots of the contestants creating innovative cover art for a classic novel to be judged by author Jonathan Santlofer!
    • 2. The Shape of Things to Come

      16 Jun '10
      The artists must use a trash heap as their canvas, and Jon Kessler joins the judging panel.
    • 3. Judging a Book by Its Cover

      23 Jun '10
      The artists must create innovative cover art for a classic novel.
    • 4. A Shock to the System

      30 Jun '10
      Artists must create a memorable piece that reflects important personal issues.
    • 5. Art That Moves You

      07 Jul '10
      The artists must create a piece inspired by their drive through Manhattan.
    • 6. Open to the Public

      14 Jul '10
      Artists must creat a large-scale, outdoor installation piece.
    • 7. Child's Play

      21 Jul '10
      Artists must create a work that symbolizes the moment their artistic expression began.
    • 8. Opposites Attract

      28 Jul '10
      Paired artists create works about opposing forces.
    • 9. Natural Talents

      04 Aug '10
      Artists draw inspiration from their surroundings at a nature preserve.
    • 10. The Big Show

      11 Aug '10
      The finalists are sent home to prepare a solo exhibition.