1. Beautiful Data II

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    For more information and to apply, please visit: beautifuldata.metalab.harvard.edu Music: "Marty Gots a Plan" by Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

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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 color compensation.

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      • Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals: Insights - Timothy Hyde

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        Timothy Hyde, former associate professor at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design, is a lecturer at MIT in the School of Architecture and Planning. He discusses Josep Lluís Sert’s vision for the Harvard campus and the importance of the Rothko murals commission.

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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 for Conservation and Technical Studies at the Harvard Art Museums, is a conservation scientist at the Institute for the Preservation of Cultural Heritage at Yale University. He explains the history and process behind the light projection conservation tool.

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          • Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals: Insights - Marjorie Cohn

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            Marjorie Cohn is the Carl A. Weyerhaeuser Curator of Prints, Emerita, at the Harvard Art Museums. She recalls her experience working with Mark Rothko on the installation of the Harvard Murals at Harvard's Holyoke Center in the early 1960s.

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            • Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals: Insights - Carol Mancusi-Ungaro

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              Carol Mancusi-Ungaro is a member of the team that worked on the research, technical analysis, and conservation treatment for Mark Rothko's Harvard Murals. Mancusi-Ungaro is director of the Center for the Technical Study of Modern Art at the Harvard Art Museums. She discusses Rothko's work, his technique, and conservation of his paintings.

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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 was taken from a special Harvard Art Museums Fellows event held at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum on June 3, 2013, which featured presentations by and a conversation between Tom Lentz and Gardner Museum Director Anne Hawley about their work with architect Renzo Piano. Audio recording by Tom Stephenson. Video by Antoinette Hocbo. More about this event: http://magazine.harvardartmuseums.org/article/2013/08/06/two-museums-one-architect

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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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                  • 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 Modern: The Art Worlds of Joseph Pulitzer Jr." is available for purchase on the Harvard Art Museums website: harvardartmuseums.org/visit/shop. Video: Harvard University Media Production Center

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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 6—December 10, 2011 at the Arthur M. Sackler Museum. Learn more about the exhibition at harvardartmuseums.org/ppk. View the artwork's record on our website at harvardartmuseums.org/art/330590. Video: Jennifer R. Novak, Harvard Art Museums

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