Jacob Lawrence Re-Frames American History At The Peabody Essex Museum

Jacob Lawrence Re-Frames American History At The Peabody Essex Museum

>>JARED BOWEN: We look at theStruggleof painter Jacob Lawrence. In the 1950s, amid the McCarthy hearings and the launch of the Civil Rights Movement, he decided to frame early American history as he saw it. Now his sprawling series, calledStruggle,has been reassembled at the Peabody Essex Museum, the first stop on what will be a…Continue reading Jacob Lawrence Re-Frames American History At The Peabody Essex Museum

Episode 2 Clark Fox Icon Chains at Biggs Museum of American Art

Episode 2 Clark Fox Icon Chains at Biggs Museum of American Art

The Biggs Museum of American Art is hosting an exhibition of work by Clark Fox called Icon Chains. In this episode the artist discusses two additional paintings about Native Americans. All right. This painting is kind of in the form of a pictograph. There’s four different sections basically. And it’s the title 1844 which is…Continue reading Episode 2 Clark Fox Icon Chains at Biggs Museum of American Art

J.M.W. Turner: Painting The Fighting Temeraire | National Gallery

J.M.W. Turner: Painting The Fighting Temeraire | National Gallery

Hello, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the National Gallery. My name’s Matthew, Matthew Morgan. I work here in the Education department, and I am incredibly lucky to have the opportunity, in the next half an hour, to talk to you about this remarkable painting. not only by one of my favourite artists ever, of all…Continue reading J.M.W. Turner: Painting The Fighting Temeraire | National Gallery