American Masters

S33 E11 | CLIP

Why Mark Rothko Came to America

Born Marcus Rothkowitz in Dvinsk, Russia, on September 25, 1903, Rothko emigrated to Portland, Oregon, with his family at age 10. Learn more in this clip from American Masters —Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous.

AIRED: October 25, 2019 | 0:02:42
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