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A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

From  Jack Allen on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays

SFPUL: The Met Cloisters Virtual Field Trip

Perched on the northern tip of Manhattan, The Met Cloisters focuses on the art, architecture, and gardens of the European Middle Ages. In this virtual field trip, C. Griffith Mann, the Michel…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 26th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

Mithila Art in 2020: Life, Labor, and COVID-19 in South Asia

Join us for a live webinar highlighting representations of the pandemic in South Asian art that were recently acquired by the Princeton University Library.Julie Mellby, Graphic Arts Curator, and…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 26th, 2021 0 likes 51 plays

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Documenting Migration in Contemporary Video Art: Bouchra Khalili's Mapping Journey Project

From  Migration PIIRS Migration Research Community on March 23rd, 2021 0 likes 4 plays

Gillett G. Griffin Memorial Lecture: Raina Lampkins-Fielder, Souls Grown Deep Foundation

Please join us for the fourth Gillett G. Griffin Memorial lecture with guest Raina Lampkins-Fielder, curator of The Souls Grown Deep Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the quality of…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 5th, 2021 0 likes 58 plays

From Rudolf II to Catherine II: Goltzius’ Without Bacchus and Ceres, Venus is Chilled and its Iconography

Hendrick Goltzius (1558–1617): Without Bacchus and Ceres, Venus is Chilled, c. 1604–6 This superb large drawing, executed in a manner that imitates the technique of engraving on copper,…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 42 plays

How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays

The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays

The Art of Glassmaking_SvenDupre_Nov18_2020

The Art of Glassmaking and the Nature of Stones Sven Dupré, Utrecht University and the University of Amsterdam This talk will focus on the article: The Art of Glassmaking and the Nature of…

From  Barbara Leavey on December 10th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays

Views of Versailles, 1660-1760

Virtual library visit for the students of ECS 326 / FRE 326 (Prof. Volker Schröder). Marquand Library of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University. Books featured in this video: - Plans, vues et…

From  Volker Schröder on October 28th, 2020 1 likes 70 plays

Bill Buxton Lecture 3 Minutes

From  Carrie Collins on September 2nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays

J. Michael Padgett Interview

J. Michael Padgett has been Curator of Ancient Art at the Princeton University Art Museum since 1992. He has a B.A. from the University of Kentucky (1975), an M.A. from the University of Minnesota…

From  Classics Classics SCAD on August 29th, 2020 0 likes 69 plays