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Flower Painting with Erin Heaning '23

In this video, Erin Heaning '23 shows us how to paint some beautiful flowers that we can customize with our own finishing touches. Materials: white paper, paint brushes, paper towel, water,…

From  Gwen McNamara on April 30th, 2021 0 likes 40 plays

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 23 plays

By Dawn's Early Light: Introduction by the Curators

Living in an age when Jews are fully integrated into so much of America’s public and popular culture, it is difficult to imagine a time before they shone on the stage and printed page. Such a…

From  PU Princeton University Library on March 30th, 2021 0 likes 39 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 27 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 108 plays

Power and Paint: The Patronage of Women Artists at the Court of Catherine II

Catherine the Great’s passion for the arts served a vital role in her efforts to position herself as a paragon of the Enlightenment. With avaricious focus she snaffled celebrated art…

From  Jack Allen on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays

The Hermitage or a “museum” in 1770 according to Catherine the Great

Why did Catherine the Great build the entire complex of the Hermitage ? This question could constitute the main thread in our presentation. Behind the origins of the Hermitage was the initial idea of…

From  Jack Allen on February 18th, 2021 0 likes 59 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 53 plays

A Feast for the Eyes: Images of Banqueting in the Arts of China

a lecture by exhibition curator Zoe S. Kwok, assistant curator of Asian art,

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on November 12th, 2019 0 likes 25 plays

Panel Discussion: Landscapes Behind Cézanne

Tim Barringer, Chair and Paul Mellon Professor, Yale University; Christopher Riopelle, Curator of Post 1800 Paintings at the National Gallery, London; and John Elderfield, Allen R. Adler, Class of…

From  puamlive Princeton University Art Museum Online on April 19th, 2018 0 likes 154 plays