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Articles with keyword "Visual arts"

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Witness to War

Artist Otto Dix documents the horrors of World War I.

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The Medici of the New World

How an art-loving physician named Albert C. Barnes took revenge on the critics by building a collection barred to them.

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Urban Sensibilities

Joseph Urban brought European design and craftmanship to Ziegfeld's extravaganzas.

"City Life" by Victor Arnautoff

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New Deal Murals

Meaningful work for Depression-era artists

Passenger pigeons

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Drawn From Nature

John James Audubon captured a disappearing world in his paintings.

Watch by Gerald Murphy

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Life as Art

Frolicking on the Cote D'Azur, Sara and Gerarld Murphy inspire artists of the avant-garde.

<em>The Apotheosis of Washington</em>

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The Other Jefferson Davis

The U.S. Capitol, as we know it today, would never have existed without Jefferson Davis.

Book cover for Stidentism

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Stridentism: Motors and Wings Included

Mexican Cultural Movement in the Twenties Had Plenty of Varoom

Portrait of Friedrich Nietzsche

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Nietzsche Is Dead

The battle for Nietzsche's legacy began when Count Hary Kessler met Elisabeth Forster-Nietzsche.

Photo of Keira Amstutz, CEO of Indiana Humanities

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Indiana's Keira Amstutz

Humanities programs connect across state.