A curator discusses the implications of subtle racism in a work of art.
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Digging into David Tudor's Archive
In this episode of the Art + Ideas podcast, Getty president Jim Cuno explores the archives of avant-garde musician David Tudor (1926–1996), which constitutes a complete record of Tudor’s activity as a performer and composer who often incorporated visual elements like sculptures, found objects, video, light circuits into his live electronic work.
Understanding the human and cultural crisis in Beirut.
How is the coronavirus pandemic like the Hydra?
A bond between uncle and nephew inspires an enduring historical legacy.
A curator muses about the alchemy of early photography and its relationship to her home garden.
Inside the mind and method of one of the most celebrated artists of the Italian Renaissance.
A curator sees her own writing reflected in a manuscript from 1180.
The accidental discovery of an artist’s address book leads to fascinating insights into her life and the artistic world of twentieth-century France.
Hear a Getty staff member consider family dinners and the importance of home.
Museum directors from Shanghai and Berlin discuss the pandemic and their plans for the Ancient Worlds Now initiative.
A 15th century calendar page helps a curator make sense of the passing seasons.
Museum directors from Mumbai and Mexico City discuss the pandemic and their plans for the Ancient Worlds Now initiative.