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New Approaches to Presenting American Art Part 2

Join international scholars, curators, and contemporary artists for discussions and presentations related to the New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts, and other recently opened American art museums, wings, and galleries, from Boston to Bentonville.

Afternoon Welcome and Introduction
Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser, curator, the American Wing, MMA

Democratic Vistas/Shadows on the Land
Moderator: Robert Storr, Professor of Painting and Dean of the School of Art, Yale University Chuck Close, artist Rackstraw Downes, artist
Kara Walker, artist

Material Culture as Cultural Material: A Conversation
Moderator: Glenn Adamson, Head of Research, Victoria and Albert Museum Josiah McElheny, artist Roy McMakin, artist
Allison Smith, artist

Learn more about the New American Wing:
http://www.metmuseum.org/en/collections/new-installations/american-wing

This program is made possible by The Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Horowitz Foundation for the Arts.

Collections, The American Wing (49)

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Her Body in Motion
(00:01:46) 1012 views

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A Timeless Replica
(00:01:49) 824 views

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A Goddess Takes Aim
(00:01:53) 1356 views

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Poised to Hear More
(00:01:36) 558 views

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Between Life and Death
(00:02:56) 608 views

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A Body Responds in Dance
(00:01:58) 515 views

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The Artist at Work
(00:01:42) 292 views

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Motion Drapes a Body at Rest
(00:02:05) 275 views

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The Making of a Bronze Statue
(00:10:06) 1815 views

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Murder at the Met
(00:01:12) 2414 views

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The New American Wing Galleries
(00:02:37) 1803 views

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Teen Screens—Set in Stone
(00:04:00) 256 views

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New American Wing Galleries
(00:16:11) 4099 views

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The Electrotyping Process
(00:03:05) 4047 views