America's Heartland - 1309

About This Episode


Reporter Sarah Gardner shares a unique look at American agriculture as depicted by artists who share a view of the nation’s rural landscapes in colorful and dramatic ways. You’ll meet a Minnesota artist who created a career in painting cows. Travel to Nebraska where art students expand their horizons on a one of a kind art farm. California artists and farmers share space to capture Golden State images and we’ll take you to Colorado where one artist uses grain silos to create a huge canvas that celebrates rural living.

America’s Heartland is a magazine-style, half-hour series produced by KVIE, Sacramento. The series is a national evolution of California Heartland, a popular and critically acclaimed series KVIE produced for nine years.