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This suit of ceremonial armor includes more than 22 pieces that could be mixed for parade and sporting tournaments. Students will learn about the production and functions of armor and about the role...
Artwork Resource Packet: <em>Three-Quarter Armor</em>
Isak Applin, instructor in the Department of Painting and Drawing at the School of the Art Institute, discusses connections between his own work and panel paintings on the life of St. John the...
Audio Lecture: Artists Connect: Isak Applin Connects with Giovanni di Paolo
The curator of the exhibition Drawings in Dialogue: Old Master through Modern discusses how this extraordinary collection of richly varied drawings came together, and highlights some of the...
Audio Lecture: Curator's Talk: Drawings in Dialogue
Bruce Boucher, Curator of Sculpture, Medieval to Modern European Paintings and Sculpture, presents a lecture focusing on highlighted treasures in the Art Institute permanent collections.
Audio Lecture: Encyclopedic Museums—Cabinets of Curiosity
Nello Forti Grazzini, an independent scholar from Milan, provides an introduction to the exhibition The Divine Art: Four Centuries of European Tapestries.
Audio Lecture: Expected Recoveries in an Unexpected Place: Some Tapestries at the Abbazio di San Girolamo Della Cervara
Gail Feigenbaum, J. Paul Getty Museum, spoke about "Saving Italian Drawings: From the Frying Pan to the History of Art." The symposium "The Gray Collection—A Particular Eye" was hosted by Suzanne...
Audio Lecture: Saving Italian Drawings: From the Frying Pan to the History of Art
Dan Brown's novel The Da Vinci Code has transcended its original role as a popular thriller become a cultural talking point. Curator Bruce Boucher considers Brown's novel not only in terms...
Audio Lecture: Second Thoughts on The Da Vinci Code
Painstakingly restored, three relief panels from the left wing of the Gates of Paradise and sections of the door's frieze...
Audio Lecture: The Gates of Paradise: Art and Innovation
Annamaria Petrioli Tofani, general director emerita of the Uffizi Gallery of Florence, reviews highlights from the exhibition Capturing the Sublime: Italian Drawings of the Renaissance and...
Audio Lecture: The Role of Drawing in Italian Art—Speculations on Capturing the Sublime
Bibliography of related resources in the teaching manual Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World.
Bibliography: Art of the Ancient Mediterranean World

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