by La Trobe University
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Podcasts covering art thought and theory at La Trobe University.
||The La Trobe Art Institute||Assoc Professor Neil Fettling (Director, La Trobe Art Institute) speaks about the cultural impact he hopes the La Trobe Art Institute will bring to not only Bendigo, but further afield, by fostering international partnerships and student exchanges.||12/16/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoRethinking Life Through Art||Oron Catts discusses how artists are helping rethink what life is and methods employed to deal with life as both a raw material and an ever contestable subject of manipulation.||11/19/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||Place-Making in Regional Australia||Neil Fettling (La Trobe Art Institute) profiles his research and artistic practice in the vast semi-desert of North West Victoria, which involves the history and sociology of Mallee dry-land farmers, and their determination to tame the land.||9/24/2013||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Art of the Abandoned||Neil Fettling (Visual Arts, La Trobe University) on reclaiming discarded items and reusing them as art, and what these remains can tell us about the decline in society.||11/26/2012||Free||View In iTunes|
||Remix Culture||Professor Mark Amerika (Art and Art History, University of Colorado) on the study and practice of remix.||11/14/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Vanishing Point of History||Artist Arlo Mountford in conversation with LUMA Curator Ryan Johnston about the elaborate processes via which he makes his digital films, as well as the art historical ideas and pop cultural inspirations behind them.||4/7/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Art at La Trobe University||Dr Vince Alessi (La Trobe University Art Museum (LUMA)) on the art collection at La Trobe University, and how it is used to help encourage a rich learning environment. This is an enhanced podcast - pictures will appear in the AAC feed.||1/13/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Van Gogh the Collector||Dr Vince Alessi (La Trobe University Art Museum (LUMA)) on the illustration collection of celebrated Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh. This is an enhanced podcast - pictures will appear in the AAC feed.||10/11/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Why is the Mona Lisa Famous?||Professor Donald Sassoon (Comparative European History, Queen Mary University of London) discusses The Mona Lisa, why it means so much to world culture, and how it has become so iconic.||11/28/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Mona Lisa: The Best Known Girl in the Whole Wide World?||This lecture traces and explains the transformation of Leonardo’s Mona Lisa into the great portrait par excellence and its rise to global fame from the nineteenth century to the present.||11/9/2008||Free||View In iTunes|