Friday TV Picks: PBS' 'The Barnes Collection' on KCTS
TV picks for Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, include PBS' "The Barnes Collection" on KCTS; swimming, track and field, diving, volleyball and trampoline on the "XXX Summer Olympics"; and "Common Law" on USA.
Tonight in Prime Time
'The Barnes Collection'
The "PBS Arts Summer Festival" continues with this look at Dr. Albert Barnes and his place in the world of modern art. His collection, now housed in a new Philadelphia museum, includes works by Picasso, Cézanne, Matisse and Renoir. 10 p.m. Friday on KCTS (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Friday
"XXX Summer Olympics," 8 p.m. (NBC): From London. Swimming, finals: men's 100m butterfly, men's 50m freestyle, women's 200m backstroke, women's 800m freestyle; track and field: men's shot put final; diving: women's springboard; women's volleyball: USA vs. Serbia; men's trampoline.
"Hollywood Heights," 9 p.m. (Nickelodeon): Chloe follows Eddie to Loren's house party in the valley; Eddie and Loren grow closer.
"You Live in What?," 9 p.m. (HGTV): A cliff-side home over a waterfall; a house made of cargo containers; Brazilian rain-forest home; whale-shaped abode.
"3 Days to Open with Bobby Flay," 10 p.m. (Food): An upscale comfort-food lounge; no head chef; forgettable cocktails; six-figure debt.
"Common Law," 10 p.m. (USA): Wes admits he has been having erotic dreams about Dr. Ryan; Dr. Ryan's fiancé may have information about a dead body.
"Real Life: The Musical," 10 p.m. (OWN): Marilu Henner's son wants to thank a teacher who changed his life.
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