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President and Eloise W. Martin Director of the Art Institute James Cuno previews the global themes and events that are part of the 360 Degrees: Art beyond Borders season.
Video: Museum Director James Cuno Introduces the 360 Degrees Season
Berlin-based painter Monika Baer will give a lecture entitled “The Materials of the Artist and Their Use in Painting.” Her idiosyncratic practice has been characterized as romantic, conceptual, and...
Video: Lecture by Monika Baer: The Materials of the Artist and Their Use in Painting
Since the 1980s, Jessica Stockholder has engaged in an ongoing dialogue about the possibilities of painting and the pictorial potential of sculpture with idiosyncratic pairings of found materials,...
Video: Lecture by Jessica Stockholder
Esteemed German artist Thomas Bayrle (German, born 1937) will give a lecture entitled Repetition on his diverse body of work of prints, films, and sculptures. Since 1964, Bayrle has produced works...
Video: Lecture by Thomas Bayrle: Repetition
Gloria Groom, David and Mary Winton Green Senior Curator of 19th-Century European Painting and Sculpture, takes you on a detailed tour of one of Caillebotte's masterpieces.
Video Postcard: <em>Paris Street; Rainy Day</em> (1877)
Janet Stephens, a trained hairdresser and experimental archaeologist, discusses the history of ancient hairdressing and, using live models, recreates authentic Roman hairstyles similar to those...
Video: Lecture and Demonstration—Ancient Roman Hairdressing
Tom Marioni (American, born 1937) is considered an influential figure of the American conceptual art movement because of his pioneering use of social activity as sculpture. He has continued to blur...
Video: Tom Marioni in Conversation with Constance Lewallen: Social Art and Out of Body Drawing
Neil MacGregor, director of the British Museum, sits down with Art Institute director James Cuno to discuss how museums are being built to tell both local and global stories.
Video: Neil MacGregor at the Art Institute of Chicago
Watch Takeshi Arita and Eileen Jeng as they execute Sol LeWitt's Wall Drawing Number 1257: Scribbles for the first time.
Video: Sol LeWitt's <em>Wall Drawing Number 1257: Scribbles</em>
Nayan Chanda, Director of Publications, Yale Center for the Study of Globalization discusses his new book Bound Together: How Traders, Preachers, Adventurers and Warriors Shaped Globalization...
Video: Globalization and Nationalism: President and Director Jim Cuno Hosts Author Nayan Chanda

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