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Jo's Art History Podcast

35 EpisodesProduced by Jo McLaughlinWebsite

Join art historian Jo McLaughlin as she delves into the wonderful world of art history in a different way!Jo’s aim is to begin breaking down the elitism which surrounds the subject of art history and believes in order to do so, it’s important to create a space where everyone from all walks of life h… read more


10. Art History's biggest beefs, conspiracy theories and controversies with Nico Paws.

Welcome to the Jo’s Art History Podcast, a podcast which celebrates all things art historical every single day!

It's episode 10!

We have made it all the way to double digits people! 

Very exciting indeed! 

So, to celebrate, we thought we would bring you something a little different!

On today’s podcast, Jo welcomes back Nicole McLaughlin, a.k.a Scottish illustrator Nico Paws, to bring you 6 of the biggest beefs, conspiracy theories and controversies within the art world/history of art!

Join Jo and Nicole as they discuss two contemporary artists who are currently fighting over the blackest paint ever made, the Leonardo Da Vinci painting which contains a secret musical composition and just which artist within the canon of art history is believed to be Jack the Ripper!? Plus much, much more!

Dust off your boxing gloves and thinking caps - this episode has it all!


Nicole McLaughlin

Instagram: @nicopaws_


Host: Jo McLaughlin

Website: www.josarthistory,com

Instagram: @josarthistory


All Artworks referred to within the podcast can be found on my Instagram page @josarthistory or on my website:

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Jo’s Art History is an Instagram page, blog and podcast which aims to help break down the elitism which surrounds art history by making fun and engaging content around the subject. This podcast was created and edited by Jo McLaughlin of Jo’s Art History. For more art history fun, follow Jo on Instagram: @josarthistory or check out her website:

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