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Off Mount Desert Island Conversation

by: Timothy Mooney, Joseph Ardezzone, Matthew Griffin, Anthony Astarita http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Art-Conversation.mp4 The vast majority of what we analyzed was based on what we physically saw and what we thought the meaning was. We analyzed many different components of the painting and … Continue reading

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George Taylor II

by: Tanja Miketic, Benard Slawomirski, William Dadario, Bart Rosenzweig http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/brooklyn-museum.mp4 We analyzed the portrait of George Taylor II, painted by Rembrandt Peele. We started our analysis by focusing on describing the painting, then moved on to studying its formal properties. … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Museum- Analysis of Egyptian Exhibit

by: Prashanth Thomas, Yasa Syed, Olga Pinkhasov http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Brooklyn-Museum-Project.mp4 During our time at the museum, our analyses focused on the description, formal properties, and historical context of the art. We also included some interrogation, as we were questioning the pieces we … Continue reading

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Web of Life

by: Shabab Karim, Derek Lee, Miar Elaskandrany, Amber Jin, Mohamed Abid http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/Web-of-Life.mp4 We used Description, Formal properties, Historical Context, Artist's Intention and our Interpretation. Direct Link to your video (for embedding on a class site or saving on your computer)

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A Resting Place of Prisoners

by: Juan Cambeiro, Arwa Abdelhamid and Jeremy Sipe http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/22A-Resting-Place-of-Prisoners22-Macaulay-Media-Arts-Workshop-Project-Arwa-Juan-and-Jeremy.mp4 In our conversation at the museum, we discussed the significance of the painting and how different elements of the painting combined to convey Vasily's intended message – that war is a … Continue reading

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The Boar Hunt- Hans Wertinger

by: Ashley Lum and Abirami Rajeev http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/wp-content/media-odds/My-Movie.mp4 We mostly focused on analyzing the figures in the painting and we described what they wore, their facial expressions, and the expressions of the animals. We also focused mainly on how the figures … Continue reading

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Museum Commentary on Clouds over the Black Sea

by: Derek Chuah, Anthony Alston http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Night-at-the-Museum2.mp4 We analyzed and discussed the literal contents of the painting, its historical context, and possible figurative meaning. If we had more time, we would have gone more in depth into the possible themes and … Continue reading

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The Musicale by Stacy Tolman

by: Syeda Hillary, Aishwarya Das http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/The-Musicale-by-Stacy-Tolman1.mp4 In our conversation in the museum, we began our analysis by describing the physical features of the painting. We then went into depth about what the author was trying to convey by having a … Continue reading

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Death Cart – Los Hermanos Penitentes Society

by: Anumta Raheel, Katarzyna Zaniewska http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Death-Cart-Brooklyn-Museum.mp4 At the Brooklyn Museum, we looked at the “Death Cart” which was donated by Los Hermanos Penitentes Society. We analyzed the artwork and asked ourselves questions that we wouldn’t have thought of at first … Continue reading

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Jan Cornelisz Vermeyen

by: Elviris Rodriguez, Selena Bermeo, Yadira Riera, Loren Niu, Nishat Hoque, Beatriz DaMotta http://macaulay.cuny.edu/eportfolios/mediaarts/files/gravity_forms/9-fc3d6cae33936728c6f74429c844aef2/2015/09/Jan-Cornelisz-Vermeyen.mp4 We discussed the contrast of the colors as well as the relationship of the figure to the rest of the space. Something we did not discuss … Continue reading

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