The Thinker by artist Auguste Rodin – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

The Thinker by artist Auguste Rodin – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

[Joseph Rishel] We all know this image of this man scrunched over, big furrowed brow. I’m Joe Rishel. I’m a curator at the Philadelphia Museum and one of my happiest obligations is also to be in charge of the Rodin Museum. We’re standing here in front of the world’s most famous sculpted images. It’s The…Continue reading The Thinker by artist Auguste Rodin – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

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

LOVE by artist Robert Indiana – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

LOVE by artist Robert Indiana – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

[Robert Indiana] All my work is autobiographical. In some ways, it’s connected with my…with my own life. I am Robert Indiana, and this is my “LOVE” sculpture. [Adrian Dannatt] And, I’m Adrian Dannatt, and I’m a writer who’s written a great deal about Robert Indiana, obviously about the “LOVE” sculpture, or the “LOVE project,” as…Continue reading LOVE by artist Robert Indiana – Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

White Rabbit – Contemporary Chinese Art Collection – Samstag Museum of Art, UniSA

White Rabbit – Contemporary Chinese Art Collection – Samstag Museum of Art, UniSA

Welcome to the White Rabbit Contemporary Chinese Art Collection exhibition here at the Samstag Museum of Art which is presented in association with the Adelaide Festival Centre’s 2011 OzAsia Festival. White Rabbit Collection is a collection made over the last 20 years of contemporary Chinese art. It’s from a wide range of artists. It focuses…Continue reading White Rabbit – Contemporary Chinese Art Collection – Samstag Museum of Art, UniSA

Steve Reich on how a composer reads sculpture | MoMA BBC | THE WAY I SEE IT

Steve Reich on how a composer reads sculpture | MoMA BBC | THE WAY I SEE IT

Steve Reich: I’m Steve Reich. I’m a composer. Richard Serra is a very old friend, and an artist that I hold in the highest regard. And when the list of options was given to me of what works were possible, it was clear that I would choose this extremely important piece of a good friend…Continue reading Steve Reich on how a composer reads sculpture | MoMA BBC | THE WAY I SEE IT