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Excerpted from the teacher manual Telling Images: Stories in Art this chapter focuses on the painting Rip Van Winkle attributed to John Quidor. Includes information about the artist...
Artwork and Artist Information: <em>Rip Van Winkle</em> attributed to John Quidor
Composer John Adams gives the Third Annual Presidential Lecture on how French 19th-century writer Marcel Proust describes the act of listening to music, referring also to novelist Thomas Mann. Adams...
Audio Lecture: The Vinteuil Sonata: Where Music and Literature Collide
Stories shape our knowledge and understanding of the world we live in. Telling stories helps all of us to understand who we are and what we believe. For visual artists the challenge is to tell a...
Teacher Manual: Telling Images: Stories in Art
Distinguished critic at The New Yorker, Peter Schjeldahl has been described as America's most influential writer on art. His lecture, “The Critic as Artist” in 2011, will address what, if anything,...
Video: Lecture by Peter Schjeldahl: "The Critic as Artist" in 2011
Alejandro Cesarco's work utilizes the processes and strategies of conceptual art in a self-conscious exploration of narrative, influence, translation, and reception. Drawing from art history, popular...
Video: Lecture with Alejandro Cesarco
Working within the tradition of conceptual art, Ryan Gander’s multifaceted practice interweaves factual and fictional narrative elements and a wide range of references that encompass early Modernism...

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