British Library: Cylindrica – Phonographic Recordings

British Library: Cylindrica – Phonographic Recordings

The British Library Sound Archive is the national collection of sound recordings of all types. We’re essentially the audio memory of the nation if you like. It’s a national collection consisting of over a million-and-a-half discs and tapes, mostly sound with some video. We have about six-and-a-half million recordings in all of that – every […]
1913 | “Composition in Brown and Gray” by Piet Mondrian

1913 | “Composition in Brown and Gray” by Piet Mondrian

(light music) Leah: I’m in the museum’s conservation studio with Piet Mondrian’s “Composition in Brown and Grey” from 1913. It was done while he was in Paris, and in 1913 he showed a group of related works in the Salond des Independant, one of the big alternative exhibitions that was held in Paris. His work […]
CBS Art & Entrepreneurship day - CBS Entrepreneurship Platform & Stockholm School of Economics

CBS Art & Entrepreneurship day – CBS Entrepreneurship Platform & Stockholm School of Economics

I think art and pronoun is more relevant now than ever because I think that we have this rapidly changing society and environment and I think that your ability to sort of think outside the box so it's more important than ever before the Orcas are really the ultimate entrepreneurs they have to reinvent their […]
How to Visit an Art Museum | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

How to Visit an Art Museum | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

so today we're gonna talk about how to visit an art museum which may seem like an easy enough thing to do step 1 go to a museum step 2 look at art step 3 hopefully get something out of the experience but the other week when we were filming in Kansas City Missouri I […]
Sabrina Mahfouz | Art Speaks | Art UK

Sabrina Mahfouz | Art Speaks | Art UK

Look. How does a painting capture stillness in chaos? Is it through the narrow range of greys, therefusal to smudge edges? Or is it that in the wild but contrived wavesof a painted storm belongs our true future? Frothy. Merciless. Cold. We are seized There sit 287 people in parliament who votedto replace humanity's complexity […]
Robert Rauschenberg | HOW TO SEE the artist with composer David Lang

Robert Rauschenberg | HOW TO SEE the artist with composer David Lang

One of the exciting things for me aboutRauschenberg is that he was relentlessly collaborative, so if you look at theexhibition there are collaborations with scientists, with artists, with writers,with dancers, with musicians. He imagines that there is a universe ofinterconnected disciplines and interconnected thought. He's in themiddle of this you know to himself he imagines […]
Dope - Die Motherfucker Die (Lyrics)

Dope – Die Motherfucker Die (Lyrics)