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The enchanting beauty of the art museum. The secret stories only a personal guide knows. All in the palm of your hand. Welcome to Accession. You can find out more at accession.fm.

The enchanting beauty of the art museum. The secret stories only a personal guide knows. All in the palm of your hand. Welcome to Accession. You can find out more at accession.fm.

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The enchanting beauty of the art museum. The secret stories only a personal guide knows. All in the palm of your hand. Welcome to Accession. You can find out more at accession.fm.

Twitter:

@accessionfm

Language:

English


Episodes

Black Lives Matter (A Programming Note)

5/31/2020
Just a programming note on our support of the protests and of Black Lives Matter. Help support the fight for systemic change in Minneapolis by donating to Reclaim the Block.

Duration:00:04:59

(EN) 24: La verdad de la fotógrafa (Mujer ángel, Desierto de Sonora, Graciela Iturbide)

5/31/2020
Description and Notes: A portrait is so much more than a space, a subject, and a keen eye. It’s a place, a person, and a photographer’s truth. The transcript, notes, images, and discussion questions for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Help support the fight for systemic change in Minneapolis, by donating to Reclaim the Block. Newsletter: Get the latest on all the Accession episodes, articles, interviews, and more. Social: Give us a shout out! Use #accession...

Duration:00:21:10

(ES) 24: La verdad de la fotógrafa (Mujer ángel, Desierto de Sonora, Graciela Iturbide)

5/31/2020
Descripción y notas: Un retrato es muchísimo más que un espacio, un sujeto y un buen ojo. Es un lugar, una persona y la verdad de un fotógrafo. Se puede encontrar la transcripción, los apuntes, y las preguntas para la discusión en nuestro sitio, aquí. Apoya: Ayuda en la lucha por el cambio sistémico en Minneapolis donando a Reclaim the Block. Newsletter: Get the latest on all the Accession episodes, articles, interviews, and more. Social: Give us a shout out! Use #accession...

Duration:00:20:51

Welcome to Joshua Tree

5/22/2020
Description and Notes: Ana and Ponders take a detour, meet a small friend, and find a place that feels special. This episode was written by Ana O'Daniel and T.H. Ponders, and features Chad Ellis as the park ranger. This episode features Mason Jar of Home from the album Mason Jar of Home by Black Agnes and Mike Dunbar. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes...

Duration:00:05:20

23: Take Me to the Water (Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 2000.5)

2/20/2020
Description and Notes: The congregation gathers on the banks of the river to be baptized. An audio fiction based on Baptism Study by Benny Andrews. Content Warning: There are sound effects simulating being underwater. The transcript, notes, images, and discussion questions for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Visit AGTrapHaus to bring their art into your home today. Make a recurring donation to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and...

Duration:00:18:33

Welcome to New Orleans

2/14/2020
Description and Notes: Ana and Ponders take a walk after beignets, and meet the Man in the Mississippi. The song in this episode is Lylo (All Will be Will) from the album Mason Jar of Home by Black Agnes and Mike Dunbar. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes extras. Newsletter: Get the latest on all the Accession episodes, articles, interviews, and...

Duration:00:05:50

High-Speed Gardening (feat. Wil Williams)

1/30/2020
To hear the other half of this interview, and get us closer to our goal of 100 patrons, visit our Patreon and pledge $1 today! Description and Notes: Wil Williams shares with us a description of Ed Ruscha's High-Speed Gardening, the joy that they find in Ruscha's work, and a bit about what it means to them. Wil Williams is a podcaster and 1/3 of Hug House Productions, who make Valence, a new audio drama written and directed by Wil, and Scoring Magic, a documentary about the making of...

Duration:00:13:03

22: Moving Pieces (National Gallery, 1996.120.3)

1/23/2020
Description and Notes: A room where the art, and the artist, feel perfectly at home. A conversation on starts. An exploration of the Calder Tower at the National Gallery in D.C. The transcript, notes, images, and discussion questions for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Visit AGTrapHaus to bring their art into your home today. Make a recurring donation to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes extras. Newsletter: Get...

Duration:00:28:32

Welcome to Connecticut

1/16/2020
Description and Notes: Ana and Ponders start their road trip. It's going to be incredible. The song in this episode Along for the Ride from the album Belvidere by Mike Dunbar. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes extras. Newsletter: Get the latest on all the Accession episodes, articles, interviews, and more. Social: Give us a shout out! Use #accession...

Duration:00:05:21

Accession: Homeward Trailer

1/9/2020
Description and Notes: We've got so many incredible pieces of art to see, museums to visit, people to meet, and stories to hear on this, the second season of Accession, which we're calling Homeward. We have a long journey ahead, but the road trip starts next Thursday January 16th, right here on this feed. We can't wait to see you on the road, and in the meantime, Welcome to Accession. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Special thanks to Ana O'Daniel, V...

Duration:00:03:21

21: Unfinished Piece

1/7/2020
Description and Notes: An unfinished piece, two types of silence, an unfinished peace. The original tweet can be found here. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes extras. Newsletter: Get the latest on all the Accession episodes, articles, interviews, and more. Social: Give us a shout out! Use #accession #accessionhomeward and #aroundtheframe! Twitter -...

Duration:00:10:58

Welcome to Accession

1/2/2020
Description and Notes: Art contains exactly half of an old and powerful magic. It can build entire worlds from nothing but paint and canvas, tell epic stories inside a single frozen moment, and transport us across time, space, and ourselves. This show is about making that magic. Welcome to Accession. The transcript for this episode can be found on our website here. Support: Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes...

Duration:00:06:09

Reina Rebelde: An Interview with Regina Merson

12/12/2019
T.H. Ponders sits down with Regina Merson, founder and creator of the makeup company Reina Rebelde to talk about starting a business, the art of makeup, Frida Kahlo and the intersection of makeup and Latinx culture. Images, the transcript, the sources for this episode can be found on our website here. SUPPORT: Get 20% off your order from Reina Rebelde with the offer code ACCESSION through 12/31. Pledge to Accession on Patreon for exclusive essays, bonus mini-sodes, and behind the scenes...

Duration:00:47:27

20: Garden of Light (Live from the Chihuly Gardens at PodCon2)

6/8/2019
Support the Accession: Homeward IndieGoGo Campaign Today! This episode features recordings collected from the attendees of our live event at the Chihuly Gardens in Seattle, Washington at Podcon 2! Featuring Jamie Price, Hannah Wright, Erin Sellers, Ollie Morris, Gavin Gaddis, Elena Fernández Collins, V Silverman, Amber Rose, and Wil Williams. For links to their work and images of the art they were reacting to, head over to accession.fm. Support the Accession: Homeward IndieGoGo Campaign...

Duration:00:16:00

19: Night (Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1950.100)

5/15/2019
I want to share a secret with you. But you cannot tell anyone... This episode looks at Night by Aristide Maillol from the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, accession number 1950.100. You can find the transcripts and show notes here. You can support the Season Two IndieGoGo here. Twitter - Instagram - Website - Email

Duration:00:24:56

18: 1943- Nightlife (Art Institute Chicago, 1992.89)

1/31/2019
Join us at a juke joint just around the corner from Hopper's Nighthawks, as we take a look at Archibald Motley's joyous, yet poignant reaction to World War Two. Transcript, show notes, and the full credits are up on the website. Please check out and support TK in the AM and Weeksvile by Keisha TK Dutes and Conscious, the voices of the patron and James the Bouncer Flyest Fables by Morgan Givens, the voice of Langston Hughes and Gwendolyn Brooks Time Well Spent by Ronald Young Jr., the...

Duration:00:36:38

17: 1943- Thanksgiving (Norman Rockwell Museum, 1973.22)

11/21/2018
The first in our series from 1943, this episode looks at the classic image of the American Thanksgiving, that has been reinterpreted and reimagined time and time again. Only this time, we dig into precisely why this is such a replicable image, and what it has to share with us today. Guest hosted by Charles Gustine of Iconography Podcast. You can find the notes to the show, links to the art and social media, and a few other goodies on our website at accession.fm. You can support the show...

Duration:00:35:56

16: 1942- Nighthawks (Art Institute Chicago, 1942.51)

11/19/2018
In this episode, we are looking at the most iconic work in American Art. But we are going to take it out of its larger cultural context to focus on the context of when it was first created. We're going back to January of 1942, exactly one month after Pearl Harbor. You can find the notes to the show, links to the art and social media, and a few other goodies on our website at accession.fm. You can support the show through our Patreon at patreon.com/accessionfm

Duration:00:31:52

15: Three Ghosts (Worcester Art Museum, 1916.20)

10/1/2018
Today, we look at a familiar ghost from three different angles; a poem, a play, and a song. You can find the images for this episode and the notes for the show on accession.fm.

Duration:00:28:09

14: The Master's Teacher (Yale University Art Gallery, 1871.45)

9/19/2018
While Leonardo da Vinci was an apprentice in the workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio, what exactly did Leonardo learn from Andrea? What did Andrea have to teach him? You can find the images for this episode and the notes for the show on accession.fm.

Duration:00:13:08