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Art and Design

A resource guide for art and design students and others looking for resources for the practical creation of artwork and the study of materials and techniques. For art history and theory resources see the Art History LibGuide.

Featured podcast: Studio 360

Studio 360 Episode with Installation Artist, James Turrell

The Peabody Award-winning show and podcast about creativity, pop culture, the arts and ideas hosted by novelist and journalist (and “Spy” magazine co-founder) Kurt Andersen. Studio 360 has moved to Produced by PRI, Public Radio International and Slate.

Installation Art

Installation Art differs from sculpture in that it is art that is made to be installed to a specific space and may or may not be objects crafted or designed by the artist. This video about the installation of the work of Chinese Art by Ai Weiwei emphasizes one piece and tells us the story behind the work.

Length: 1:57

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