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Video: Making Ancient and Byzantine Mosaics
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There's more to mosaics than meets the eye. The design and arrangement of hundreds or thousands of tesserae (stone or glass cubes) was a complex process involving meticulous planning. However, before...
Video: Making Ancient and Byzantine Mosaics
Video: Ancient and Byzantine Mosaic Materials
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In the ancient Mediterranean world, the earliest-known mosaics, which date to the 8th century B.C., were made of large, water-smoothed pebbles arranged in geometric patterns. Over time, they were...
Video: Ancient and Byzantine Mosaic Materials
LaunchPad in the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art
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LaunchPad is an engaging multimedia program of digital interpretive materials, which is currently accessible in the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art. Sixteen...
LaunchPad in the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art
Video: Conserving Ancient and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
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While the Art Institute of Chicago's ancient and Byzantine collection was off view during the construction of the Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art, numerous...
Video: Conserving Ancient and Byzantine Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
Online Catalogue: Roman Art at the Art Institute of Chicago
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Roman Art at the Art Institute of Chicago is a scholarly digital catalogue featuring art historical essays and conservation reports on artworks from the ancient Roman world in the Art...
Turning the Pages: Madame B Album, 1870s
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The practice of cutting up photographs and placing them into new watercolor compositions was common among aristocratic classes in the Victorian era.
This album of over one hundred pages of...
Turning the Pages: Madame B Album, 1870s
Video: Redon's Sita
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Journey to Redon's rich pastel sky and learn why Sita has thrown her jewels to earth.
Video: Redon's <em>Sita</em>
Video: Ci Wara, Dyere Village, Mali
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Agriculture has long been recognized as fundamental to human existence in the arid region that comprises the contemporary nation of Mali. The Bamana, the predominant culture group in Mali, credit the...
Video: Ci Wara, Dyere Village, Mali
Video: Teen Lab Participants Interview Artist Jitish Kallat
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In the fall 2010 semester of Teen Lab, the Art Institute's after-school program for Chicago high school students, teens from all over the city had the opportunity to interview contemporary artist...
Video: Teen Lab Participants Interview Artist Jitish Kallat
Video: Staff Picks: Liz N.
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Staff Picks is an ongoing series in which Art Institute employees talk about a work of their choosing from the museum’s collection. It could be anything: a favorite work, a particularly beautiful,...
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