1. AMAM Tuesday Tea - Jackie Winsor

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    Lucas Briffa (Oberlin College 2012), Curatorial Assistant in the Department of Academic Programs, presents a lecture on the response of artist Jackie Winsor to the minimalist movement and its relevance…

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    • AMAM Conservation of Cleopatra

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      Among the ten paintings in the collection of the Allen Memorial Art Museum (AMAM) that were gifts of the Samuel H. Kress Foundation in 1961, is one by the artist Giampietrino of the death of Cleopatra,…

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      • Giant Three Way Plug Installation, 1970

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        This film documents the original installation of Claes Oldenburg's "Giant Three-Way Plug" outside of the Allen Memorial Art Museum on the campus of Oberlin College in 1970. In addition to quotes from…

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        • AMAM In-Depth: Claude Monet's "Garden of the Princess (Louvre)"

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          Dr. Andria Derstine, John G.W. Cowles Director of the Allen Memorial Art Museum, discusses one of our two paintings by the French painter, Claude Monet.

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          • AMAM In-Depth: "Kneeling Donor with St. John the Baptist"

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            Dr. Erik Inglis, Associate Professor of Art History at Oberlin College, discusses South Neatherlandish painter Vrancke van der Stockt's work "Kneeling Donor with Saint John the Baptist," from circa…

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            • Community Day: Sawdust Carpets

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              For our spring Community Day event, on Saturday, April 6, from 12pm until 4pm, Cleveland-based artist Hector Castellanos worked on a project creating a Guatamalan sawdust carpet measuring 4 feet wide…

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              • AMAM In-Depth: "The Crucifixion"

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                Sara Green (OC 2012) discusses Augostino Carracci's engraved reproduction of Tintoretto's "The Crucifixion."

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                • FAVA-AMAM Kids Summer Camp 2012

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                  The Firelands Association for the Visual Arts (FAVA) and the Allen Memorial Art Museum (AMAM) collaborated on a summer art camp for kids ages 6 to 12. During the camp, students learned about a variety…

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                  • AMAM Renovation Project - Geothermal Wells

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                    Dr. Stephanie Wiles, Director of the AMAM and Leo Evans, Assistant Director of Oberlin College Facilities Department talk about the AMAM's new geothermal well field with visiting lecturer Mattias…

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                    • Public vs. Private Collections

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                      Former director Charles Parkhurst talks about the merits of public versus private museum collections.

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