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Audio Lecture: Global Collections for Global Cities
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Neil MacGregor, director of the British Museum, London, and the chair of World Collections, discusses "Global Collections for Global Cities," tracing the leadership role that the British Museum has...
Audio Lecture: Global Collections for Global Cities
Video: Overview of Apostles of Beauty
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Exhibition curator Judy Barter discusses the history of the Arts and Crafts movement and provides an overview of the exhibition Apostles of Beauty: Arts and Crafts from Britain to Chicago.
Video: Overview of <em>Apostles of Beauty</em>
Audio Lecture: The English Arts and Crafts Movement and the Cotswolds
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British scholar Mary Greensted discusses why Arts and Crafts designers such as Morris, Gimson, and Ashbee deserted city life in favor of the rural Cotswolds. This event is presented in support of the...
Audio Lecture: The English Arts and Crafts Movement and the Cotswolds
Audio Lecture: The 20th-Century Fate of the Craft Ideal
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Jackson Lears, Board of Governors professor of history at Rutgers University, traces the changing attitudes toward craftsmanship in the 20th-century United States high and popular culture, looking...
Audio Lecture: The 20th-Century Fate of the Craft Ideal
Audio Lecture: The Strange Genius of Sir John Soane
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Tim Knox, Sir John Soane's Museum, London, traces Soane's highly original and idiosyncratic reinterpretation
of classical architecture and design.
Artwork: Side Chair, 1802-1810...
Audio Lecture: The Strange Genius of Sir John Soane

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