Blythe, Justice (reposted with minor correction)

Blythe, Justice (reposted with minor correction)

David Gilmour Blythe, Justice, c. 1860, oil on canvas, 51.1 x 61.3 cm (Fine Art Museums of San Francisco), a Seeing America videoSpeakers: Emily...
Going out to the cinema in 1913, John Sloan’s Movies

Going out to the cinema in 1913, John Sloan’s Movies

John Sloan, Movies, 1913, oil on canvas, 50.3 x 61 cm (Toledo Museum of Art)speakers: Dr. Lawrence W. Nichols, William Hutton Senior Curator of...
Blythe, Justice

Blythe, Justice

David Gilmour Blythe, Justice, c. 1860, oil on canvas, 51.1 x 61.3 cm (Fine Art Museums of San Francisco), a Seeing America videoSpeakers: Emily...
Jess, If All the World Were Paper and All the Water Sink

Jess, If All the World Were Paper and All the Water Sink

Jess (Burgess Franklin Collins), If All the World Were Paper and All the Water Sink, 1962, oil on canvas, 96.5 x 142.2 cm (Fine...
Joan Miró: Birth of the World | MoMA EXHIBITION

Joan Miró: Birth of the World | MoMA EXHIBITION

“You and all my writer friends have given me much help and improved my understanding of many things,” Joan Miró told the French poet...
A beacon of hope, Aaron Douglas’s Aspiration

A beacon of hope, Aaron Douglas’s Aspiration

Aaron Douglas, Aspiration, 1936, oil on canvas, 152.4 x 152.4 cm (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco), a Seeing America videoA conversation with Timothy...
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...
Ostentatious plainness: Copley’s portrait of the Mifflins

Ostentatious plainness: Copley’s portrait of the Mifflins

John Singleton Copley, Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mifflin (Sarah Morris), 1773, oil on ticking, 156.5 × 121.9 cm (Philadelphia Museum of...
A brutal history told for a modern city, Diego Rivera’s Sugar Cane

A brutal history told for a modern city, Diego Rivera’s Sugar Cane

José Diego María Rivera, Sugar Cane, 1931, fresco, 145.1 × 239.1 cm © 2014 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico,...
Eske Kath Interview: The Fundamental Uncertainty

Eske Kath Interview: The Fundamental Uncertainty

“The basic principle for how we see the world is bent out of shape.” In this short video, the commended Danish artist Eske Kath...