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How 1 philanthropist hopes to boost mid-career women artists

Clip: 02/03/2020 | 6m 59s Video has closed captioning.

The work of women artists makes up only 3 to 5 percent of major museums' permanent collections in the U.S. and Europe. Many of these artists struggle financially -- but Susan Unterberg is trying to change that. For decades, the artist has supported her female peers as an anonymous benefactor. Jeffrey Brown sits down with Unterberg to discuss why she decided to put a name on her philanthropy.

Aired: 02/03/20

Rating: NR

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