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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.

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PODCAST: Assyrian Reliefs Tell the Story of an Empire
Royal Lion Hunt, 875–860 B.C.E., Assyrian. Gypsum, 37 11/16 × 54 × 8 in. British Museum, 1849,1222.8. Image © The Trustees of the British Museum. All rights reserved

PODCAST: Assyrian Reliefs Tell the Story of an Empire

Making sense of the mesmerizing relief sculptures of ancient Assyria.

PODCAST: The Legacies of Pliny the Elder and Younger
Jacket design by Steve Attardo. Jacket art: Eruption of the Vesuvius in December 1820, 1826 (oil on canvas) by Johan Christian Clausen / Dahl © Städel Museum - Arthothek, Frankfurt Am Main.

PODCAST: The Legacies of Pliny the Elder and Younger

A bond between uncle and nephew inspires an enduring historical legacy.