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Drawing: The Art of Change

LENA: When I need to figuresomething out in my head I draw. WYNTON: I draw constantly,everywhere I go. SANDY: For me every drawingis a process

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Writing Historical Fiction: The Ancient World in Modern Literature

MICHAEL BRAND: Goodevening, everyone. I'm Michael Brand, Directorof the Getty Museum. And it gives me greatpleasure to welcome you here this evening to thepresentation of

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Gold-Ground Panel Painting

– [Voiceover] Gold-ground paintings of the 13 and 1400s were usually made for an altar piece which decorated a public church or as part of

"Imagining the Conquest of Mexico" by Kevin Terraciano

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"Imagining the Conquest of Mexico" by Kevin Terraciano

Conserving Old Master Drawings: A Balancing Act

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Conserving Old Master Drawings: A Balancing Act

a fundamental role of a museum is to care for its collection and preserve it for future generations European drawings from the 1300s to the

Exploring Color in Mughal Paintings

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Exploring Color in Mughal Paintings

The Art of Making a Tapestry

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The Art of Making a Tapestry

tapestry weaving is a living art and an art with a long history to see a tapestry up close is to experience the hands-on nature

James Cuno on Museums: The Case Against Repatriating Artifacts

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James Cuno on Museums: The Case Against Repatriating Artifacts

you talk in the article about the need and the importance of cosmopolitan museums as great cultural institutions for society and the world and the

Art Trip: PST: LA/LA | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

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Art Trip: PST: LA/LA | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

thank you to LA promise fund for supporting this episode of the art assignment we've been to Los Angeles before interviewing artists hanging out in