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Four fresh Masters drink wine and discuss all things visual culture. *Regular episodes: Discussion and critical analysis of art historical topics fueled by alcohol. *Art History Babe Briefs (Art History BBs) : quick, to the point art history facts minus the expletives. *Hot Takes: The Babes mix it up, chatting about topics outside the realm of art history & making connections to visual culture. For more, visit www.arthistorybabes.com

Four fresh Masters drink wine and discuss all things visual culture. *Regular episodes: Discussion and critical analysis of art historical topics fueled by alcohol. *Art History Babe Briefs (Art History BBs) : quick, to the point art history facts minus the expletives. *Hot Takes: The Babes mix it up, chatting about topics outside the realm of art history & making connections to visual culture. For more, visit www.arthistorybabes.com
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Four fresh Masters drink wine and discuss all things visual culture. *Regular episodes: Discussion and critical analysis of art historical topics fueled by alcohol. *Art History Babe Briefs (Art History BBs) : quick, to the point art history facts minus the expletives. *Hot Takes: The Babes mix it up, chatting about topics outside the realm of art history & making connections to visual culture. For more, visit www.arthistorybabes.com

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English


Episodes

Art History BB: Botticelli's "The Birth of Venus"

10/17/2018
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In this Babe Brief, Corrie, Nat, & Jen discuss the life of Sandro Botticelli (aka Papa Botts) and examine the history and symbolism of "The Birth of Venus." "Caravaggio: A Light Before the Darkness" Kickstarter : kck.st/2Oh5Kqu Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Insta: @arthistorybabespodcast Twitter: @arthistorybabes Email: arthistorybabes@gmail.com Youtube: The Art History Babes - bit.ly/2KARhkx Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:36:10

Vinny van Gogh

10/4/2018
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Why was Van Gogh critical of Starry Night? Is it actually a painting of his hippocampus? Or a representation of some scientific phenomena? Join the Babes for a deep dive into the life of Vincent van Gogh. We talk his mental health, relationship with his brother Theo, the mystery surrounding his death and so much more. "Caravaggio: A Light Before the Darkness" Kickstarter: kck.st/2Oh5Kqu Related Episodes: Color Theory Part II F*** Gauguin Loving Vincent Art History BB: Ukiyo-e Check...

Duration:01:32:57

Introducing American Scandal

9/25/2018
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Since the founding of the United States, in every generation, in every field of business, politics, sports and society, we’ve watched in shock as corruption, deceit and desire bring down heroes, titans and those we thought we could trust. In the aftermath, we’re left with too many questions, how did this happen? Who is to blame? Subscribe to American Scandal today. www.wondery.fm/scandal Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:16:13

Lady Gaga with Ferren Gipson

9/21/2018
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Nat and Corrie are joined by the lovely Ferren Gipson of the Art Matters Podcast to talk about Pop Star Lady Gaga. The Babes also joined Ferren on an episode of Art Matters centered on RuPaul’s Drag Race. Topics include Gaga’s ties to the drag world, her use of art historical imagery and her connections to the art world. Ferren Gipson is an art historian, writer, and broadcaster. Art Matters is the podcast that brings together pop culture and art history. Check out the Drag Race...

Duration:01:18:59

EPISODE 100! Meme Fest: The Art of Memes

8/29/2018
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One hundred episodes! The Babes go on a journey through the land of memes. We talk the origin of memes, art history memes, astrology memes, memes and dada, memes as as art, and go down many a giggly meme rabbit hole. Dancing baby, double rainbow, sad Michael Jordan - no meme goes untouched. Arthistorybabes.com Check it out on Youtube Accounts mentioned: Tabloid Art History Not All Geminis Trashbag Astrology Classical Art Memes Hampster Dance Featured Artist: Zach...

Duration:01:26:28

Hot Takes: Conspiracy Theories w Paul Kreizenbeck

8/19/2018
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The Babes have a late night chat with friend and graphic designer Paul Kreizenbeck about a whole host of conspiracy theories including: Holocaust deniers, The Denver Airport, Paul McCartney is dead, The Mandela Effect, John Titor, MK Ultra, Simulation Theory, and Flat Earth Theory. Paul's business: http://paulkreizenbeck.com/ Related Episodes: George W. Bush: Sensitive Portraitist https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-60-george-w-bush-sensitive-portraitist Check out our Patreon for...

Duration:01:22:17

Art History BB: Machu Picchu

8/10/2018
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Nat & Corrie discuss the history and mystery surrounding the infamous marker of the Inca empire, Machu Picchu. Wanna see our faces? There's a video of this episode! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdwh6nfUa5A&t=21s Summer Days Giveaway Vlog: youtu.be/8aUyAjomzXc Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Insta: @arthistorybabespodcast Twitter: @arthistorybabes Email:...

Duration:00:25:38

Ai Wei or the Highway

8/5/2018
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Originally released January 2, 2017 LEGO portraits, sunflower seeds, & the middle finger are just a few of the images that come to mind when thinking of contemporary artist and activist, Ai Weiwei. Join the Babes as they discuss his work, influences, political activism, & tumultuous relationship with the Chinese government. Censored version available: https://www.arthistorybabes.com/censored-episodes-1/2018/8/5/episode-22-ai-wei-or-the-highway-censored Check out our Summer Days...

Duration:01:19:29

Ai Wei or the Highway

8/5/2018
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Originally released January 2, 2017 LEGO portraits, sunflower seeds, & the middle finger are just a few of the images that come to mind when thinking of contemporary artist and activist, Ai Weiwei. Join the Babes as they discuss his work, influences, political activism, & tumultuous relationship with the Chinese government. Censored version available: https://www.arthistorybabes.com/censored-episodes-1/2018/8/5/episode-22-ai-wei-or-the-highway-censored Check out our Summer Days...

Duration:01:15:45

Art History BB: Ai Weiwei's Sunflower Seeds

8/3/2018
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All the babes get together to discuss Ai Weiwei's 2011 work, Sunflower Seeds. Find out how and why the artist filled a gallery in the Tate Modern with 1,000,000 tiny, porcelain sunflower seeds. Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Related Episodes: Ai Wei or the Highway https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-22-ai-wei-or-the-highway Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Insta: @arthistorybabespodcast Twitter:...

Duration:00:12:24

Ruth Rippon

8/1/2018
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Twice recorded is twice as nice? After losing, and re-recording the first half, we are pleased to finally be releasing our Ruth Rippon episode! Learn all about this prolific ceramicist and all-around amazing lady. Check out our Summer Days Giveaway Vlog: https://youtu.be/8aUyAjomzXc Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Insta: @arthistorybabespodcast Twitter: @arthistorybabes Email:...

Duration:00:46:29

Art History BB: Petra

7/26/2018
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This Art History Babe Brief explores the rock cut city of Petra, a fascinating archeological site in southern Jordan (and the filming local of such major motion pictures as "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" and "The Mummy Returns"). Related Episodes: Smashin' & Slashin': The Art of Iconoclasm www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-43-smashin-slashin-the-art-of-iconoclasm Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Featured Artist: Zach...

Duration:00:18:01

Rausch Party (Robert Rauschenberg...kind of)

7/23/2018
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Sometimes a bunch of artists and art historians get together, drink several mint juleps by the pool, and then talk about Robert Rauschenberg. This is a recording of one of those times. It's a wild ride but I promise there's substance in there. Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Related Episodes: Corita Kent: Patron Saint of Pop Art https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-42-corita-kent-patron-saint-of-pop-art Smashin' & Slashin' : The Art of...

Duration:01:08:36

Art History BB: The Oath of the Horatii

7/8/2018
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Join the Babes for the fast facts on French artist Jacques-Louis David's massive Neoclassical painting, "The Oath of the Horatii" and a discussion of David's complicated/fascinating relationship with aristocracy and revolutionary forces. Related Episodes: Episode 91: Apesh*t https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-91-apesht Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Insta:...

Duration:00:14:57

Animazing Fine Art with Heidi Leigh

7/2/2018
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Corrie & Nat chat with NYC gallery owner Heidi Leigh about conceptual animation art and the experience of owning and operating an art gallery. Heidi shares why she believes art is necessary in everyday life as well as some fantastic anecdotes involving Yoko Ono, Tim Burton, Maurice Sendak and many more. AFA Gallery: https://www.afanyc.com/home-1 Artist Crystal Wagner: http://www.crystalwagner.com/ Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus...

Duration:00:53:04

Apesh*t

6/29/2018
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Beyonce & Jay-Z rented the Louvre & the AHB are gonna talk about it. The Babes share initial reactions, discuss feminism and reclamation of space, analyze various art works showcased in the video, & go OFF about that illuminati mess. Related Episodes: Art History BB: Faith Ringgold https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-86-art-history-bb-faith-ringgold Patreon Exclusive: Beychella https://www.patreon.com/posts/beychella-19180312 Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus...

Duration:01:24:41

Art History BB: Hagia Sophia

6/21/2018
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Church, mosque, museum, OH MY! Nat, Corrie & Jen discuss the many lives and styles of Hagia Sophia in modern-day Istanbul, Turkey. Join the Babes as they discuss this iconic symbol of Byzantine art and architecture all while mispronouncing a whole lotta words. Related Episodes: Smashin' & Slashin': The Art of Iconoclasm https://www.arthistorybabes.com/episode-43-smashin-slashin-the-art-of-iconoclasm Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus...

Duration:00:21:25

Corita Kent: Patron Saint of Pop Art

6/19/2018
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Originally Released October 3, 2017. As an artist, Corita Kent pushed pop art to divine realms. As an educator and political activist, she pushed others to open their eyes to the world around them. Join the Babes and special guest Zach Clark as they look at the work of this amazing woman, artist, and Catholic nun. Plus! some quality drunken ramblings about grad school, Catholicism, and astrology. Censored Version of this Episode Available: https://bit.ly/2K120Uz Special Guest & Featured...

Duration:01:27:58

Bad Boys of the Baroque

6/11/2018
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Originally Released April 2016. Love them or hate them you can't deny the intrigue of bad boys. This week's episode discusses the artistic and personal dramas of three bad boys of the Baroque: Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, & Diego Velazquez. Censored version of this episode is available on our website Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes www.arthistorybabes.com Youtube: https://bit.ly/2KARhkx Insta:...

Duration:01:03:49

Art History BB: Cindy Sherman

6/8/2018
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Jen, Corrie and Nat discuss the enigmatic Cindy Sherman in this BB episode. Sherman is a contemporary American photographer who came to prominence in the late 1970s, and is best known for her complex photography challenging the status quo and exploring ideas of identity in contemporary culture. Art History Babes Work Weekend Vlog: bit.ly/2sgDNCM Featured Artist: Zach Clark bit.ly/2IOn4x7 Check out our Patreon for exclusive bonus episodes! www.patreon.com/arthistorybabes Insta:...

Duration:00:20:17