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Audio Lecture: Artists Connect: David Schutter Connects with Jean Antoine Watteau
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Artist David Schutter has intently studied an Art Institute work by Jean Antoine Watteau, and is making a new painting from memory, evoking, rather than copying, the 18th century image. He is, as...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect: David Schutter Connects with Jean Antoine Watteau
Audio Lecture: El Greco's Assumption of the Virgin
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To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Art Institute's acquisition of this masterpiece by El Greco, art historian Richard Mann tells the exciting story of the painting's commission, its stylistic...
Audio Lecture: El Greco's <em>Assumption of the Virgin</em>
Audio Lecture: Painting Forensics: Investigating Northern Renaissance Art
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Molly Faries, Indiana University, reviews recent studies on old master paintings made possible by new infrared reflectograms and other technologies.
Audio Lecture: Painting Forensics: Investigating Northern Renaissance Art
Audio Lecture: The Treatment of Toulouse-Lautrec's Ballet Dancers
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Art Institute Conservator of Paintings Faye Wrubel offers a brief overview of some favorite projects and discusses the complex and interesting treatment of Henri Toulouse-Lautrec's Ballet Dancers...
Audio Lecture: The Treatment of Toulouse-Lautrec's <em>Ballet Dancers</em>
Lesson Plan: Picturing War and Devastation
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In this lesson students will examine and compare two artworks, The Rock and Zapata. They will learn about the Mexican Revolution and World War II then write a compare and contrast...
Lesson Plan: Picturing War and Devastation
Activity: The Family Concert
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Painter Jan Steen is best known for his humorous scenes of daily life. He loved to show people eating, drinking, dancing, or playing music. The man strumming a lute may be Steen himself. The other...
Activity: <em>The Family Concert </em>
Timeline: When in Africa, When in the World
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This comparative time line illustrating works of art from the Art Institute’s collection presents a selection of events—artistic, cultural, political, and social—from the origins of human...
Timeline: When in Africa, When in the World

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