Ep. 34 - Dance Dance Revolution
November 14th, 2018
We're trying a little something different today: what happens when Disney scares the pants off you as a kid, and then, in mining the roots of your existential dread, you realize that Henri Matisse and Igor Stravinsky …
Ep. 33 - Jean-Honoré Fragonard's "The Desired Moment" (c. 1770)
September 13th, 2018
Powder those wigs and ungird those loins: today we're diving deep into the curves, pastels, and licentious yearnings of a ridiculously saucy little …
Ep. 32 - René Magritte's "The Son of Man" (1964)
August 28th, 2018
Ever have a day when you just feel a little... blocked? Well, sure as God made little green apples, Surrealist René Magritte feels you.
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Ep. 31 - Hiroshi Sugimoto's "Byrd Theater, Richmond, 1993" (1993)
July 12th, 2018
Trying to capture time in art is like trying to pin a wave upon the sand or hold a moonbeam in your hand. So leave it to Japanese photographer …
Ep. 30 - Donatello's "Madonna of the Clouds" (c. 1425-1435)
May 31st, 2018
Join the OG Ninja Turtle as he guides you into the Renaissance by way of an exquisite tour of heaven.
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Ep. 29 - Egon Schiele's "Nude Self-Portrait" (1910)
April 27th, 2018
Welcome to the cult of the punk: where the skin is flayed, the contortions are twisty, and the struggle is real. So why can't we get enough?
Ep. 28 - Yoko Ono's "Cut Piece" (1964)
March 30th, 2018
Yoko Ono. You may have heard of her. She hooked up with that musician that time. Just under the wire, we end Women's History Month with a peek beneath Ono's art and reputation - and why we need to reconsider …
Ep. 27 - Roy Lichtenstein's "Ohhh... Alright..." (1964)
March 7th, 2018
Can a comic strip be elevated to fine art? Or is Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein just plain dotty?
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Ep. 26 - C.M. Coolidge's "Dogs Playing Poker" (1903)
February 15th, 2018
Your Listener Patreon Challenge has been accepted! And now, let's dive together into kitsch: the frequency low enough for us all to hear.
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SpecialEp. 0.3 - Keepers of the Culture (Live Event at the PRX Podcast Garage)
February 7th, 2018
In this special episode, we listen to the audio from the live event at the PRX Podcast Garage, "Keepers of the Culture: A Celebration of Meduna and …