American Art Online Videos
a catalogue of online lectures and conversations with artists, scholars and others
with content focusing on representational art presented free of charge
BBC presents Master Photographers: Andre Kertesz (1983) BBC series; part 1 9:54; part 2 10:20; part 3 7:32; part 4 3:52 Accessed May, 2015.
BBC News offers Diane Arbus exhibition opens at V&A The Victoria and Albert Museum is holding a major exhibition of the work of New York photographer Diane Arbus. Martin Barnes, curator of photography at the V&A Museum, described her contribution to the art of photography. Accessed May, 2015.
Behindtheglass.org presents Behind the Glass: The Cincinnati Art Museum with several video clips featuring members of the staff of the Cincinnati Art Museum explaining their positions, including Glenn Markoe, Curator of Classical and Near Eastern Art, Jay Brennan Pattison, Associate Registrar, and Fred Wallace, Associate Conservator. Accessed May, 2015.
Bellevue Art Museum web site contained a Media Library page which, as of 11/15/10, contained a menu of audio and video presentations including material relating to past exhibitions. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]
Blip.tv presents Ron Mueck, filmed during Ron Mueck's residency at The National Gallery, London. The exhibition Ron Mueck was on view at the Brooklyn Museum, November 3, 2006-February 4, 2007. Video courtesy of The National Gallery, London. (Link found expired as of 7/6/09 audit. Source site may contain this content via a revised URL) Another video on sculpture is titled Community Artist: Dan Gerhart which was produced, from start to finish, within a 4-day workshop by new filmmakers at FilmTreks.com.
Bodega Bay Heritage Gallery presents:
Booth Western Art Museum presents Bonnie Adams interview with Seth Hopkins [7:20] Accessed Jiune, 2015.
The WGBH/Boston Forum Network is an audio and video streaming web site dedicated to curating and serving live and on-demand lectures, including a number of videos on Art and Architecture. Partners include a number of museums, colleges, universities and other cultural organizations. See listings of related videos in this catalogue indexed by partner name. Boston Athenaeum partnered with the WGBH Forum Network for a series of lectures on American art by David Dearinger, who is Susan Morse Hilles Curator of Paintings and Sculpture at the Boston Athenaeum. An art historian and curator, he received his Ph.D. from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, with a specialty in nineteenth-century American art. Titles include:
and also from the Boston Athenaeum:
Banjo-Wielding Women (56 minutes) is a lecture by Leo G. Mazow, curator, American Art, Palmer Museum of Art, who discusses the many female banjoists that appear in myriad American paintings, photographs, illustrations, and advertisements through history. [September 19, 2006]
Accessed May, 2015.
The WGBH/Boston Forum Network is an audio and video streaming web site dedicated to curating and serving live and on-demand lectures, including a number of videos on Art and Architecture. Partners include a number of museums, colleges, universities and other cultural organizations. See listings of related videos in this catalogue indexed by partner name. Boston College partnered with the WGBH Forum Network for: Religious Imagery in Navajo Textiles (1 hour, 11 minutes) a lecture by Rebecca Valette, professor, french, Boston College, who explains that seemingly abstract Navajo designs are, in fact, religious symbols imbued with specific meanings. [November 7, 2002] Accessed May, 2015.
Boston University presented a 3-minute video "Musée des Beaux Arts" on June 14, 2000. Painter Susan Hambleton of New York, NY reads a poem by W. H. Auden in this video. Part of the Favorite Poem Archive recently presented by Robert Pinsky, Poet Laureate and Professor of English at Boston University Accessed May, 2015.
See artist-instructor John A. Parks' 3-part plein air demonstration from MyAmericanArtist.com. Part 1, (16:36) This installment focuses on the underpainting. Part 2 (17:08) Parks begins adding color to his painting in this installment. Part 3 (24:02) The final installment of artist-instructor John A. Parks' plein air demonstration. Posted Oct. 22, 2007.
In "Purchase Street, Rye, New York" posted Oct 24, 2007 (1:08) viewers see a plein air demonstration of Nestor Mandalengoitia painting on the streets of Rye, New York..
Also see a Jan 9, 2007 video tribute to Gordon Parks (5:45)
[Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving the citation for use by researchers.]
Brooklyn Museum presents two videos in connection with John Singer Sargent Watercolors, held April 5 - July 28, 2013. Artist Monika de Vries Gohlke investigates Sargent's techniques. Conservator Toni Owen answers visitor questions about Sargent's technique. Information for some other past museums also include videos. Accessed May, 2015.
Brushed with Light: American Landscape Watercolors from the Collection, an exhibit held September 14, 2007 - January 17, 2008 at the Brooklyn Museum. From the Brooklyn Museum website which includes a video for which the museum says "Curator Terry Carbone and Paper Conservator Rachel Danzing discuss the process of conserving the works featured in the exhibition Brushed with Light: American Landscape Watercolors from the Collection. This tour took place at the Museum on November 18, 2007." Accessed August, 2015.
Charles Harold Davis (1856-1933): Mystic Impressionist, an exhibit held September 26, 2015 - January 3, 2016 at the Bruce Museum. The musuem created a website for the exhibit. The site includes several sections including a video of a 49-minute curator's talk by Dr. Valerie Anne Leeds and a 7-part audio tour by Mia Laufer. Accessed January, 2016.
An Interview with Wolf Kahn, Feb 17, 2011, from Burning Oak Studios. Accessed August, 2015.
Butler Art Institute featured a video library page on its website. As
of September, 2009 the page offers four videos of illustrator Bill Dotsun
at work. [Link found to be expired as of 2015 audit. TFAO is saving
the citation for use by researchers.]
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