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Video: John Marin's Watercolors: A Medium for Modernism
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In the process of reinventing watercolor, American painter John Marin transformed American painting. Martha Tedeschi, curator of prints and drawings, and Kristi Dahm, assistant conservator of prints...
Video: John Marin's Watercolors: A Medium for Modernism
Video: Framing John Marin
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Get a behind-the-scenes look at the processes of conserving frames and mounting artworks with staff from the Art Institute's departments of Conservation and Prints and Drawings. This video was filmed...
Video: Framing John Marin
Audio Lecture: Seeing Things: John Marin's Watercolors
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Curator Martha Tedeschi explores how the artist's influential experiments in watercolor and unorthodox ideas about framing helped create modern objects that surge with emotion.
Audio Lecture: Seeing Things: John Marin's Watercolors
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—Industry of the Ordinary Connects with Hockney
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Through sculpture, text, photography, video, sound and performance Industry of the Ordinary are dedicated to an exploration and celebration of the customary, the everyday, and the usual. Their...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—Industry of the Ordinary Connects with Hockney
Historic Collections: Arthur Jerome Eddy
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Learn more about Arthur Jerome Eddy, a collector whose prescient interest in modernism and avant-garde art benefited the Art Institute and the city of Chicago.
Historic Collections: Arthur Jerome Eddy
Artwork Resource Packet: Time Transfixed by René Magritte
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This well-known work depicts a steam train emerging from a fireplace. René Magritte's realistic portrayals of images that do not seem to belong together align him with the French Surrealists. This...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Time Transfixed</em> by René Magritte
Artwork Resource Packet: Portrait of Sylvette David by Pablo Picasso
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While living in the small town of Vallauris on the southern coast of France, Spanish artist Pablo Picasso encountered a young woman named Sylvette David. Her stunning features fascinated Picasso so...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Portrait of Sylvette David</em> by Pablo Picasso
Historic Collections: The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection
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The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection is a cornerstone of the Art Institute of Chicago’s distinguished holdings of Post-Impressionist and modern art. Assembled by Frederic and...
Historic Collections: The Helen Birch Bartlett Memorial Collection

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