State of the Arts

W. Carl Burger: A Painter's Life

Season 39 Episode 2 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

W. Carl Burger: A Painter's Life explores the career of a much-loved New Jersey artist and teacher with a retrospective at the Morris Museum spanning 7 decades. Carl emigrated from Germany at age one in 1926. Although he was declared an enemy alien, he was drafted and fought in WWII, where he visited the decimated German city of his birth. Later he became a professor at Kean University.

Aired: 12/16/20

Rating: NR

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