1. Exhibition Overview: Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe

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    Curator Susan Dackerman provides an overview of the exhibition "Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe," which was on view September 6—December 10, 2011 at the Arthur M. Sackler…

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    • Object Discussion: Dürer's Rhinoceros

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      Curator Susan Dackerman reveals the story behind the creation of Albrecht Dürer's famous "Rhinoceros" woodcut. Dürer's "Rhinoceros" was part of the exhibition "Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge…

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      • Renovation Time Lapse, March 2010-January 2013

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        For more information about our renovation and expansion project visit harvardartmuseums.org/renovation.

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        • Artist Demonstration: 16th-Century Leaf Printing

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          Using a copy of a version of Albrecht Dürer's "Rhinoceros" woodcut as her palette, curator Marjorie (Jerry) Cohn shows how botanical leaf prints would have been inked and printed in the 16th century.…

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          • Object Discussion: Jacques de Gheyn II’s The Great Lion

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            Curator Susan Dackerman interprets Jacques de Gheyn II’s engraving "The Great Lion". "The Great Lion" was part of the exhibition "Prints and the Pursuit of Knowledge", which was on view September…

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            • Two Museums, One Architect

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              Harvard Art Museums Director Thomas W. Lentz discusses Renzo Piano's transformation of the Calderwood Courtyard in the new Harvard Art Museums facility, opening in the fall of 2014. This audio clip…

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              • Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals: Insights - Jens Stenger

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                Jens Stenger is a member of the team that worked on the research, technical analysis, and conservation treatment for Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals. Stenger, former Mellon Fellow in the Straus Center…

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                • Classic Modern: The Art Worlds of Joseph Pulitzer Jr. — An Afternoon with the Author, November 4, 2012

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                  Marjorie (Jerry) Cohn presents an illustrated lecture on her biography of publisher Joseph Pulitzer Jr., who built one of the greatest private art collections of the twentieth century. "Classic…

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                  • Feininger aus Harvard - Zeichnungen, Aquarelle und Fotografien (exhibition in Berlin + München)

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                    Impressions of the art exhibition "Feininger from Harvard - drawings, watercolours and photography" in its first venue at the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin. From 02.06.2011 to 17.07.2011 at the Pinakothek…

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                    • Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals: Insights - Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko

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                      Kate Rothko Prizel and Christopher Rothko are the children of Mark Rothko. They discuss his paintings, their recollections of his process, the Harvard commission, and their reaction to the projected…

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