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A celebration of the continuing influence of artist Duchamp and crime photographer Weegee, who both died 25 years ago.
Chronicling New York low and high life, Weegee's photographs have often shocked the world. His wife, Wilma Wilcox , talks about the man behind the myth. Director Debbie Geller
Duchamp's Fountain
In 1917, Marcel Duchamp entered a white porcelain object in a New York exhibition. it was a urinal. Arena unearths the origins of this extraordinary story with an account from
Duchamp's lover of the time, ceramicist Beatrice Wood.
Director Christopher Bruce Series editors Nigel Finch and Anthony Wall


Talks: Wilma Wilcox
Director: Debbie Geller
Unknown: Marcel Duchamp
Unknown: Beatrice Wood.
Director: Christopher Bruce
Editors: Nigel Finch
Editors: Anthony Wall

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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