Vatican Museums: Raphael Rooms: Room of Heliodorus – 3D virtual tour & documentary

Vatican Museums: Raphael Rooms: Room of Heliodorus – 3D virtual tour & documentary

The visit continues into the Room of Heliodorus. This was where the pontiffs held their private audiences with ambassadors and kings. It was the second room frescoed by Raphael and the entire decoration—not by chance— has purely political ends: its four frescoes were meant to show how, over the course of centuries, God had always…Continue reading Vatican Museums: Raphael Rooms: Room of Heliodorus – 3D virtual tour & documentary

The Art of Indonesia: Tales from the Shadow World, 1990 | From the Vaults

The Art of Indonesia: Tales from the Shadow World, 1990 | From the Vaults

(wind whistling) (singing) – [Narrator] The island was encompassed by ocean’s waters and resonant with the songs of birds. (birds whistling) There were wooded groves and well-kept fields, spacious villages, their lands neatly divided. The tips of the wild banana bent seductively to the hand. And when the wind blew, the gods let fall a…Continue reading The Art of Indonesia: Tales from the Shadow World, 1990 | From the Vaults

A Look at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976—The Hidden World | From the Vaults

A Look at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976—The Hidden World | From the Vaults

(upbeat percussion music) – [Ray Cusie] I’ve been with the museum over 18 years. And I started out in security, went up to design, and worked in several other departments. Now I work public education, working on audio-visual equipment. Making video tapes of our installations and galleries. (upbeat percussion music) Visitors are, it’s hard to…Continue reading A Look at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1976—The Hidden World | From the Vaults

J Balvin & Action Bronson Visit New York’s Best Colombian Bakery

J Balvin & Action Bronson Visit New York’s Best Colombian Bakery

Johnny: Yes, sir. You want to roll a couple of these? Yeah. Let’s do it. Now, I’ve tasted these many different places. What makes this one so much different? I’m gonna tell you a secret. It’s Pecorino cheese. -Ooh. -Different smell, right? -I like that. That’s good. Mine is gonna be way bigger. No, no,…Continue reading J Balvin & Action Bronson Visit New York’s Best Colombian Bakery