Charline von Heyl ‘Making a Painting More Alive’ – Hirshhorn Museum

Charline von Heyl ‘Making a Painting More Alive’ – Hirshhorn Museum

(gentle music) – [Interviewer] Can we talk a bit about your paint colors more, and maybe how you came across choosing an iridescent paint? – Right, it’s not only iridescent paint, it’s also interference paint. – Okay. – And that’s a paint that just got invented 20 years ago, and it’s very interesting because it…Continue reading Charline von Heyl ‘Making a Painting More Alive’ – Hirshhorn Museum

#TitianLive: ‘Rape of Europa’ at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum | National Gallery

#TitianLive: ‘Rape of Europa’ at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum | National Gallery

Good morning and welcome to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. My name is Nat Silver and I’m the Curator of the Collection. Now in a year’s time it’s here at the Museum in Boston that we’re going to reunite for the first time in the United States Titian’s ‘poesie’. This is a life…Continue reading #TitianLive: ‘Rape of Europa’ at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum | National Gallery

The Pink Painter Show | Pink Panther and Pals

The Pink Painter Show | Pink Panther and Pals

(doorbell rings) (door creaks) (aristocratic music playing) ♪ ♪ (pops, sputters) (laughing) (chuckles) (curtains thud) (dance music playing) (humming) doink! (coughing) (straw rustles) HUH? (chuckling) (chuckling) AAH! (broom creaking) crash! (groaning) (light switch clicks) (spotlight buzzing) (banjo music playing) (humming to music) ♪ ♪ (light bulbs shattering) (fire crackling) (whimpering) (blowing) AAH! AAH HA! ding!…Continue reading The Pink Painter Show | Pink Panther and Pals

Conservators Preserve Story Behind Chinese Painting at Cleveland Museum of Art

Conservators Preserve Story Behind Chinese Painting at Cleveland Museum of Art

– [Narrator] Yi-Hsia Hsiao is smoothing out the creases on a wet piece of pattern silk in the Asian Painting Lab. – I’m art doctor, I save art life. – [ Narrator] Her work requires precision. She studies the fabric for any debris and when she finds something, she carefully plucks it away with tweezers.…Continue reading Conservators Preserve Story Behind Chinese Painting at Cleveland Museum of Art