Oldenburg, Floor Cake

Oldenburg, Floor Cake

Claes Oldenburg, Floor Cake, 1962, synthetic polymer paint and latex on canvas filled with foam rubber and cardboard boxes, 58.375 x 114.25 x 58.375...
The landscape remade, Thiebaud’s Ponds and Streams

The landscape remade, Thiebaud’s Ponds and Streams

Wayne Thiebaud, Ponds and Streams, 2001, acrylic on canvas, 182.9 x 152.4 cm (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, ©Wayne Thiebaud), a Seeing America...
What’s in a map? Reading the United “States”

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

Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, State Names, 2000, oil, collage, and mixed media on canvas, 121.9 x 182.9 cm (Smithsonian American Art Museum)A conversation with...
Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Washing/Tracks/Maintenance: Outside (July 23, 1973)

Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Washing/Tracks/Maintenance: Outside (July 23, 1973)

Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Washing/Tracks/Maintenance: Outside (July 23, 1973), Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©Mierle Laderman Ukeles, a Seeing America videoSpeakers: Patricia Hickson, Emily Hall...
Zaha Hadid, MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome

Zaha Hadid, MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome

Zaha Hadid, MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts, 1998 -- 2009 (opened 2010), Via Guido Reni, Rome. A conversation between Dr. Beth Harris...
Fashion and alienation in 1960s New York, Marisol’s The Party

Fashion and alienation in 1960s New York, Marisol’s The Party

Marisol Escobar, The Party, 1965-66, fifteen freestanding, life-size figures and three wall panels, with painted and carved wood, mirrors, plastic, television set, clothes, shoes,...
A landmark decision: Penn Station, Grand Central, and the architectural heritage of NYC

A landmark decision: Penn Station, Grand Central, and the architectural heritage of NYC

Dr. Matthew A. Postal and Dr. Steven Zucker discuss landmarks preservation in New York City while visiting: Charles Luckman Associates's Madison Square Garden and...
Bacon, Triptych – August 1972

Bacon, Triptych – August 1972

Francis Bacon, Triptych - August 1972, 1972, oil on canvas, 72 x 61 x 22 in. (183 x 155 x 64 cm), (Tate Modern,...
Titus Kaphar, The Cost of Removal

Titus Kaphar, The Cost of Removal

Titus Kaphar, The Cost of Removal, 2017, oil, canvas, and rusted nails on canvas, 274.3 x 213.4 x 3.8 cm, © Titus Kaphar (Crystal...
Hans Haacke, Seurat’s ‘Les Poseuses’ (small version)

Hans Haacke, Seurat’s ‘Les Poseuses’ (small version)

Beth Harris, Sal Khan and Steven Zucker discuss art and institutional critique in relation to Hans Haacke's Seurat's 'Les Poseuses' (small version), 1884-1975 from...