Art & CultureArt History

American resilience and the Great Depression

Millard Sheets, Tenement Flats, oil on canvas, 102.1 x...

What’s in a map? Reading the United “States”

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, State Names, 2000, oil, collage, and...

St Michael defeats the devil in Renaissance Spain

Master of Belmonte, St Michael Defeating the Devil, 1450-1500,...

Envisioning Manifest Destiny, Leutze’s Westward the Course of Empire

Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, Westward the Course of Empire Takes...

Preserving Nam June Paik’s Electronic Superhighway

Nam June Paik, Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska, Hawaii,...

Carleton Watkins and the business of seeing the American west

Carleton E. Watkins, Eagle Creek, Columbia River, 1867, albumen...

What does the music of heaven sound like?— St Cecilia in New Spain

Andrés de Concha, St. Cecilia, 1590, oil on wood...

The Mona Lisa — in the Renaissance and today

A conversation with Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth...
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