The Art History Babes

Four friends that really dig art and talking about it. *Regular episodes: Discussion and analysis of art historical topics often fueled by alcohol. *Art History Babe Briefs (Art History BBs) : quick art history facts minus the expletives. *Hot Takes: The Babes mix it up, chatting about topics outside the realm of established art history.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 52m. Bisher sind 176 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

episode 160: Art History BB: Rubens Paints Marie de' Medici

Gin and Nat discuss the cycle of paintings that Marie de' Medici had commissioned by Peter Paul Rubens to represent momentous events in her life.



episode 159: Yellow: The Grooviest Color

Saffron, sexy forbidden books, a song by Coldplay, bovine urine, emoji culture - join the AHB to find out all the reasons why yellow is historically the ~grooviest~ color.



episode 158: Writing Anti-racist Histories with Blair Imani

Nat and Corrie speak with amazing historian, author, and activist, Blair Imani.


 2020-08-21  1h5m

Decolonize the Art World with Yaa Addae

A powerful, wonderful, full moon-charged conversation with writer, artist, curator, and organizer of the platform @decolonizetheartworld, Yaa Addae about overhaul of the global art industry, the absolute necessity of imagining anti-colonial possibilities, and the discipline of art history vs. a history of the world as constructed by artists.


 2020-08-04  1h6m

Historic Hospitals with Isabelle Kent, part 2

Part 2! Nat speaks again with London-based art historian Isabelle Kent, this time about the Isenheim Altarpiece.


 2020-05-06  1h32m

Historic Hospitals with Isabelle Kent, part 1

Nat speaks with London-based art historian Isabelle Kent about the Hospital de la Caridad in Seville, Spain.


 2020-04-22  1h15m

Art History BB: Käthe Kollwitz

Käthe Kollwitz was a well-known, German modern artist for creating prints that celebrate the plight of the working class.


 2020-04-15  28m

Art History BB: Stonehenge: Monumental Megalithic Mystery

Corrie and Nat discuss the famously mysterious, Stonehenge.


 2020-04-06  32m

Introducing Business Wars

Introducing Business Wars


 2020-04-06  7m

Hot Takes: What We Do in the Shadows

Vampires, dry absurdist humor, art historical references - it’s no wonder that the art history babes love “What We Do in the Shadows”.


 2020-03-27  1h9m