The artists must create a piece of art that illustrates a headline which strikes a cord with them.

PREMIERE: Nov 9, 2011, 9:00 PM
Episode 5: Ripped from the Headlines

In the fifth episode, the contestants are invited to visit the home of one of the most recognized publications in the world -- The New York Times. The artists must rummage through bins of newspapers to find a headline that strikes a cord with them and are then challenged to create a piece of art that illustrates the story they selected. The winning artist will have their work hung in the New York Times building. Artist Adam McEwen, best known for his text paintings, serves as guest judge.