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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
Family Activity: Put Her on a Pedestal
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Examine a sculpture by an American female sculptor and create one of your own. Includes discussion questions and an art-making activity.
Introduction:
Queen Zenobia ruled over an area of...
Family Activity: Put Her on a Pedestal
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
Audio Lecture: Artist Talk—An-My Le
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Photographer An-My Le reviewed her work highlighting the Vietnam War reenactment scenes and those of soldiers training for Iraq. This lecture was the keynote for the Material Witness symposium that...
Audio Lecture: Artist Talk—An-My Le
Video: Kara Walker in Conversation
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Artist Kara Walker's commissioned installation for the Art Institute included her celebrated cut-paper silhouettes accompanied by several drawings, continuing what she has called her “ever-present,...
Video: Kara Walker in Conversation
Artwork Resource Packet: We Will Not Become What We Mean to You by Barbara Kruger
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Barbara Kruger is known for works that provocatively integrate photographs and text. Her art reveals and challenges the ways in which images used in the commercial media often perpetuate stereotypes...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>We Will Not Become What We Mean to You</em> by Barbara Kruger
Artwork Resource Packet: Into the World There Came A Soul Called Ida by Ivan Albright
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To render this haunting portrait, Albright used a precise painting technique that encourages viewers to look at all the details that convey Ida's persona, such as clothing, accessories, and setting....
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Into the World There Came A Soul Called Ida</em> by Ivan Albright
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—Ann Toebbe Connects with Florine Stettheimer
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A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Ann Toebbe studied at Parsons School of Design, earned her BFA at the Cleveland Institute of Art and an MFA at Yale, and did postgraduate work at DAAD Universität der...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect—Ann Toebbe Connects with Florine Stettheimer

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