Jackson Pollock at the Beach

Happy Summer!

The Frame talks to Mark Bradford

The Frame, one of my favorite arts and culture podcasts, talked to artist Mark Bradford in his LA studio this week. He has a solo show up at the Hammer Museum and just had a piece installed at the LA International Airport. 

You can listen to/read the piece here.

Video: Kim Harty Artist Talk at the Toledo Museum of Art

Video: New York Close Up with Caroline Woolard

The AP has just made 1 million minutes of archival footage available on the Internet. What kind of art stuff is in there?

The Associated Press, in conjunction with British Movietone, has just released a huge amount of video footage from their archive spanning a range of global topics. 

Included in the release are a number of videos related to the arts, including this one from 1974 about a Sotheby’s auction of work by Andy Warhol:

There are several hundred more art videos included in the newly available archive and one of the great things about them is that they were produced with a general audience in mind so they can be used in a wide variety of educational settings. 

Video: Lecture by Fred Wilson