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  • 1:33:39 21st Century Museum Issues Lecture Series: Reinventing the Museum

    21st Century Museum Issues Lecture Series: Reinventing the Museum

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    Gail Anderson discusses current issues in the field, in conjunction with the new edition of her book Reinventing the Museum: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on the Paradigm Shift, as the first speaker in the JSMA/Museum Studies series on museum i

  • 25:05 Sunday at the Met:  Preserving the Immaterial

    Sunday at the Met: Preserving the Immaterial

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    In this Sunday at the Met program from May 19, 2013, Lecretia Kargère discusses the history of restoration and conservation of wooden sculpture at The Cloisters. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Search for the Unicorn: A

  • 1:46:14 Learning Across Time and Place: The Role of Museums in the Informal Educational Landscape

    Learning Across Time and Place: The Role of Museums in the Informal Educational Landscape

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    Phillip Bell, Associate Professor of the Learning Sciences, University of Washington Seattle, and Co-chair of the National Research Council's Informal Science Learning CommitteeBronwyn Bevan, Director of the Center for Informal Learning and SchoolsProfess

  • 1:01:47 Mystery of the Doorknockers

    Mystery of the Doorknockers

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  • 1:08:36 How, When, and Why African Art Came to New York: A Conversation

    How, When, and Why African Art Came to New York: A Conversation

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    Jack Flam, President and CEO, The Dedalus Foundation, and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Art and Art History, Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, The City University of New YorkYaëlle Biro, Assistant Curator of African Art, MMAJune 21, 201

  • 17:26 Sunday at the Met, World Science Festival: Art and the Mind (Part 1)

    Sunday at the Met, World Science Festival: Art and the Mind (Part 1)

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    CONVERSATION Jamshed Bharucha, President of The Cooper Union,and moderatorLuke Syson, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Curator in Charge, Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts, The Metropolitan Museum of ArtThis event is a production of the World

  • 1:08:11 How People Learn

    How People Learn

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    Suzanne Donovan, Director, Strategic Research Partnership at the National Research Council, the National Academies(recorded on: 9/13/2004)

  • 1:35:16 21st Century Museum Issues Lecture Series: The Museum Experience Revisited

    21st Century Museum Issues Lecture Series: The Museum Experience Revisited

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    21st Century Museum Issues Lecture Series: The Museum Experience Revisited Based on their 2012 book The Museum Experience Revisited, John Falk and Lynn Dierking, Sea Grant Professors of Free-Choice Learning at Oregon State University, take a "visitor's ey

  • 2:05:37 Forces Shaping the Future of Museums: Visitors

    Forces Shaping the Future of Museums: Visitors

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    Dr. Colette Dufresne-TasséCodirector of the masters in museology program at the University of Montréal and chair of ICOM-CECADr. Sue AllenDirector of Visitor Research and Evaluation at the Exploratorium in San Francisco, and a Program Office

  • 1:16:31 Sunday at the Met, World Science Festival:  Art and the Mind (Part 2)

    Sunday at the Met, World Science Festival: Art and the Mind (Part 2)

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    CONVERSATION Jamshed Bharucha, President of The Cooper Union,and moderatorDavid Freedberg, Pierre Matisse Professor of the History of Art and Director of the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America, Columbia UniversityMatthew Ritchie, artistLuke S

  • 1:17:34 What Do Visitors Really Know about Evolution?

    What Do Visitors Really Know about Evolution?

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  • 1:24:02 Collecting the American Civil War

    Collecting the American Civil War

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    Conversation with Michael J. McAfee, Curator, West Point Museum, United States Military Academy, and David Wynn Vaughan, collector. Moderated by Jeff L. Rosenheim, Curator in Charge, Department of Photographs, MMAApril 26, 2013 © The Metropolitan Mus

  • 1:56:24 Heroic Africans: Legendary Leaders, Iconic Sculptures

    Heroic Africans: Legendary Leaders, Iconic Sculptures

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    Sunday at the Met, November 20, 2011Delve into the installation and commemoration rites that defined important individuals immortalized by artists in West and Central Africa through major sculptural traditions. The afternoon's speakers explore this larger

  • 41:33 Sunday at the Met: The Cloisters, 2007 Part Two

    Sunday at the Met: The Cloisters, 2007 Part Two

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    In this March 11, 2007 Sunday at the Met program, Lucretia Kargere, Conservator in The Sherman Fairchild Center for Objects Conservation with The Cloisters, discusses issues related to the polychrome decoration of Medieval sculpture with a focus on the ob

  • 1:00:48 Sunday at the Met: The Cloisters, 2007 Part One

    Sunday at the Met: The Cloisters, 2007 Part One

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    In this March 11, 2007 Sunday at the Met program, Julien Chapuis, Curator in the Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters, discusses issues related to the polychrome decoration of Medieval sculpture with a focus on the objects in The Cloisters collect

  • 1:55:36 Fostering Critical Thinking in Schools and Museums

    Fostering Critical Thinking in Schools and Museums

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    Dr. Carolyn Maher, Professor of Learning and TeachingRutgers University, and Director, Robert B. Davis Institute for LearningRebecca Shulman Herz, Senior Education ManagerSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and Guest Editor of the Summer 2007 issue of the Journ

  • 59:01 The Cyrus Cylinder from Ancient Babylon and the Beginning of the Persian Empire

    The Cyrus Cylinder from Ancient Babylon and the Beginning of the Persian Empire

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    Lecture by Dr. John E. Curtis, OBE, FBA, Keeper of Special Middle East Projects, The British Museum. Introduction by Joan Aruz, Curator in Charge, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. This program is presented with the

  • 18:46 Sunday at the Met:  Major Additions to The Cloisters Collection

    Sunday at the Met: Major Additions to The Cloisters Collection

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    Peter Barnet, the Michel David-Weill Curator in Charge of the Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters discusses major recent acquisitions to the collections at The Cloisters. Three major new works are now on display thanks to the 1950s endowment prov

  • 34:09 Shadows of Ourselves

    Shadows of Ourselves

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  • 1:34:00 Nina Simon, Museum 2.0 - Everyone's Smithsonian- National Museum of Natural History

    Nina Simon, Museum 2.0 - Everyone's Smithsonian- National Museum of Natural History

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    http://www.mnh.si.edu/Nina Simon, Museum 2.0 - Everyone's Smithsonian, the Multi-platform Museum.This lecture was recorded at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History on May 18, 2009.Special thanks to Nina Simon for giving us permission to cro

  • 01:30 Human Origins: Climate Change And Human Evolution

    Human Origins: Climate Change And Human Evolution

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    For more on this, visit the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History's humanorigins.si.edu!

  • 02:20 Human Origins: Love My Job

    Human Origins: Love My Job

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    Members of the Human Origins Program team describe what they do and how much they enjoy their work.

  • 56:15 Three Hundred Years of Linnaean Taxonomy [Part 1 of 5]

    Three Hundred Years of Linnaean Taxonomy [Part 1 of 5]

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    http://www.mnh.si.edu/In Celebration of the Exhibition of the 1st Edition of Linnaeus' Systema Naturae - Tuesday, November 13, 2007.Scientists around the world are celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Swedish botanist Carl Linnaeus. He is bes

  • 1:19:11 Snakes - Local and Exotic at the National Museum of Natural History

    Snakes - Local and Exotic at the National Museum of Natural History

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    http://www.mnh.si.edu/A lecture by Dr. George Zug at the Smithsonian's Natural History Museum

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