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Night at the Museum

by: Rebecca Olan http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Night-at-the-Museum-Media-Arts-Workshop.mp4 I mainly focused on the history of the artifact and its significance to me personally. If I had more time I would have like to talk more in depth about the work itself, maybe ask more … Continue reading

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Amulets

by: Rebekah Laguerre, Sneha Sajan, Samuel Keselman, Vinila Varghese, Melissa Chan http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Amulets.mp4 In retrospect, we should have looked at each amulet individually, and noted the details of each. In particular, we should have noted more of the specific mediums of … Continue reading

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Erotica in Ancient Egypt

by: Katarina Depasquale, Tayba Aziz, Nailah Garard http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Erotica-in-Ancient-Egypt.mp4 Historical Context, Description, interrogation, subject matter, content. We did not do formal properties. If we had more time we would want to more on the formal properties and all the structural components … Continue reading

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Shabti of Sati

by: Allyson Gonzalez, Teresa Lau, Michaela McGovern, Jacqueline Bosco, http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Anthropoid-Coffin-of-the-Servant-of-the-Great-Place-Teti.mp4 We mostly discussed the ambiguity of this pieces origins. There was a lack of detail in the caption that led to a lot of hypothesizing about its origins, uses, and … Continue reading

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Night at the Museum

by: Christina Bauman, Christopher Costello http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Night-at-the-Museum5.mp4 Macaulay’s Night at the Museum Trip was a fascinating adventure where we explored different forms of art, ranging from ancient Egyptian works of applied art to the more aesthetical art of modern day sneaker … Continue reading

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Anonymous Man

by: Maxie Safdie, Michael Bildirici, Jessica Pinkhasov http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/MaxieJessicaMichaelAnonymousMan.mp4 We did more visual analyses than contextual, but we did make some inferences about the man depicted in the artwork. If we had more time, we would have done more research about … Continue reading

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Relief With Two Registers

by: Nicole Grennan, Taylor Castro, Rebecca Zinsley, Candace Ho, Kavindu Amarasinghe http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Relief-With-Two-Registers.mp4 We discussed mostly what we saw, paying a lot of attention to detail and the physicality of the art. We did not focus a lot on the sort … Continue reading

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Macaulay Night at the Brooklyn Museum

by: Dmytro Usyk, Jordyn Green, Michal Sudo, Patrick Blake, Vijay Singh https://s3.amazonaws.com/mediaarts/Macaulay-Night-at-the-Museum.mp4 The experience was very informative and enriching. We learned a lot about the arts which we weren’t previously exposed to. Direct Link to your video (for embedding on … Continue reading

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Night at the Museum Mummy Discussion

by: Alex Ehrreich, Austin Johnson, Niven Hemraj, Michael Muyalde, Josh Previl https://s3.amazonaws.com/mediaarts/Night-at-the-Museum-Group-155.mp4 We discussed Egyptian burial practices and culture. We all had some knowledge about them. Direct Link to your video (for embedding on a class site or saving on … Continue reading

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