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"Yellow Bird 1" By Elizabeth Graeber.
Emily Friedman
"Yellow Bird 1" By Elizabeth Graeber.

Emily Friedman brings us the story of a local artists' collective aiming to change they way we collect art. Without the traditional wine-and-cheese soirees -- and triple-digit price tag -- the artists of Project Dispatch send their art right to your front door.

[Music: "Artists Only" by Talking Heads from Once in a Lifetime - Disc 1]

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