Clay Pottery Slab Building : How to Form a Round Vase

Clay Pottery Slab Building : How to Form a Round Vase

So now we’re ready to make our base. The first thing we want to do is we want this textured side to be the outside, so we’re going to flip this slab right on over. Now we’re going to take our form, we want one of these straight sides to line up with the bottom. […]

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5 ways to listen better | Julian Treasure

5 ways to listen better | Julian Treasure

We are losing our listening. We spend roughly 60 percent of our communication time listening, but we’re not very good at it. We retain just 25 percent of what we hear. Now — not you, not this talk, but that is generally true. (Laughter) Let’s define listening as making meaning from sound. It’s a mental […]

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Peru : Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon

Peru : Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon

The Machu Pichu, the masks in gold, the treasures of the royal tombs, the pre-Columbian objects, the Mochica sculptures, the myths and rituals… Browse 3,000 years of history through more than 350 works, artifacts and legendary treasures, many of which have never left Peru Peru : Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon, a World […]

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Elements of Art: Form | KQED Arts

Elements of Art: Form | KQED Arts

[ MID-TEMPO DRUM BEAT PLAYS ] [ MID-TEMPO MUSIC PLAYS ] Narrator: THESE PAINTINGS ARE ALL EXAMPLES OF THE GENRE OF ART CALLED TROMPE L’OEIL. TRANSLATED FROM FRENCH, TROMPE L’OEIL LITERALLY MEANS “FOOLS THE EYE.” IT’S A STYLE OF ART THAT MAKES YOU QUESTION IF WHAT YOU’RE SEEING IS REAL. IT’S THIS ILLUSION OF DEPTH […]

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SVA Premieres Returns to Hollywood

SVA Premieres Returns to Hollywood

[Electric Music] – [Mary Lee] We’re in the heart of the filmmaking universe. – The work’s incredible. I can’t believe students make that stuff. – SVA Premieres events are amazing! [Electric Music] – So we’re here at SVA Premieres 2018, at the Linwood Dunn Theater and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. And […]

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MCC-Longview Fine Arts Challenge 2011

MCC-Longview Fine Arts Challenge 2011

[instrumental music] Hi, I’m Dan Reneau, the gallery director and curator of the Cultural Arts Center at Longview. And, uh, right now we have the Lee’s Summit Fine Arts Challenge, actually the second annual. One of the great things about this exhibit is that it fulfills one of our visions, our-our goals for the, uh, […]

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Art, Music & Theatre at University of Northwestern

Art, Music & Theatre at University of Northwestern

The arts have a place in the life of students of every major. Whether you’re an audience member or an artist, take the opportunity to step up to your role. The spring and fall variety shows give you the opportunity to see and showcase talent, especially comedy. The annual Five16 Film Festival, is one of […]

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Arts and Crafts movement | Wikipedia audio article

Arts and Crafts movement | Wikipedia audio article

The Arts and Crafts movement was an international trend in the decorative and fine arts that began in Britain and flourished in Europe and North America between about 1880 and 1920, emerging in Japan in the 1920s as the Mingei movement. It stood for traditional craftsmanship using simple forms, and often used medieval, romantic, or […]

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Phnom Penh’s Art Centre [The Project]

Phnom Penh’s Art Centre [The Project]

As an artist working on photographies, videos and installations my studio is just a table next to my bedroom in my parents’ house As a young emerging artist who lives and works in Phnom Penh, Cambodia it’s always a challenge to live in concrete squares and have no access to any nature around you so […]

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NAEP Arts 2016: Art Is Everywhere

NAEP Arts 2016: Art Is Everywhere

[MUSIC] STUDENT B: Art is everywhere in school if you look closely. STUDENT A: We learn to play instruments in class … STUDENT B: Rehearse for the school play … STUDENT A: And create our own masterpieces. STUDENT B: But art goes beyond the studio! The skills we learn from art can help in other […]

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