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Audio Lecture: Women and Architecture
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Alice Friedman, author of Women and the Making of the Modern House, explores the role of women in American architecture.
Audio Lecture: Women and Architecture
Audio Lecture: Reading: Kwame Dawes
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Born in Ghana and raised in Jamaica, Kwame Dawes is a poet of precision, passion, and lyricism. At this event, Dawes reads from three of his books: Gomer's Song, Impossible Flying,...
Audio Lecture: Reading: Kwame Dawes
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect: Bibiana Suarez Connects with Rosalba Carriera
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Artist Bibiana Suarez spoke at the Art Institute on December 2, 2006, as part of the series Artists Connect. Her revealing observations illuminate the presentation of 18th-century identities in...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect: Bibiana Suarez Connects with Rosalba Carriera
Audio Lecture: An Egyptian Mummy Case Rediscovered
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The elaborately decorated mummy case of an ancient Egyptian woman named Wenuhotep was only recently returned to the Art Institute after being on loan for many years. Internationally recognized...
Audio Lecture: An Egyptian Mummy Case Rediscovered
Artwork Resource Packet: City Landscape by Joan Mitchell
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During the early 1950s, the decade in which City Landscape was produced, Joan Mitchell created many paintings that suggest urban environments. With its pulsating strands and slashes of...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>City Landscape</em> by Joan Mitchell
Lesson Plan: Patterns
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In this lesson, students will examine and discuss the painting The Child's Bath. Students will learn about perspective and point of view before creating an image using patterns.
Lesson Plan: Patterns
Artwork and Artist Information: Portrait Mask of a Woman (Ndoma)
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The idealized human face is a subject of special attention for Baule sculptors. Among the most highly regarded Baule art forms are stylized portrait masks, such as this one, called ndoma....
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Portrait Mask of a Woman (Ndoma)</em>
Video: Gauguin's Day of the God (Mahana no Atua)
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Take a tour of Gauguin's exotic and symbolic Tahitian landscape.
Video: Gauguin's <em>Day of the God (Mahana no Atua)</em>
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: Toulouse-Lautrec's At the Circus: Work in the Ring
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Hold on tight as you join this practice session at a Parisian circus.
Video: Toulouse-Lautrec's <em>At the Circus: Work in the Ring</em>
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