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Articles with keyword "painting"

Portrait of Stéphane Mallarmé

Feature

Playing Against Type

What happened when Stéphane Mallarmé reimagined the book.

Martin Scorsese during the Venice Film Festival in 1998.

Conversation

The Art of Martin Scorsese

Former chairman Jim Leach interviews the 2013 Jefferson Lecturer about growing up, making films, and capturing that special "something" on the big screen.

Illustrations of camp life during Civil War

Curio

The Comical and the Coffinly

Through humor, Winslow Homer learned to tap into the subtleties of the Gilded Age.

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Magnificenza

A captive and an owner give firsthand accounts of the transatlantic voyage.

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Images of Contentment

Kensett's paintings of Long Island Sound evoke a simpler time.

Feature

Pioneer Painters

Works by three Lutheran artists who shaped the early religious environment in the upper Midwest are on display in Iowa.

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Witness to War

Artist Otto Dix documents the horrors of World War I.

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American Modernists

An exhibition focuses on the twentieth-century artists who created a new aesthetic.

Conversation

Life Through Art’s Prism

British writer Paul Johnson talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the history of art and its place in America.