The Art History Babes

*Regular episodes: Discussion of art & art historical topics often fueled by alcohol (like a college seminar & a house party combined) *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 186 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 days 17 hours 4 minutes


episode 168: Mind Your Mannerism

Long necks, day glo color schemes, fruit men, GIANTS. Join the AHB for a journey through some 16th century ~strangeness~.



episode 167: Holiday Kitsch

Let's deconstruct every element of holiday kitsch you can imagine: psychedelic Christmas lights, vintage plastic light up decorations, subversive snow globes, intentionally absurd merman Santa, and so much more.


 2020-12-24  2h14m

episode 166: She Votes with Bridget Quinn

Ginny chats with the amazing Bridget Quinn: art historian and author of Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (In That Order) (2017) and She Votes: How U.S. Women Won Suffrage, and What Happened Next (2020), published in In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment. Tune in for discussions on feminism, how Mary Cassatt was a badass, art education, graduate school and more! Be sure to check out Bridget’s funny, fantastic, and informative books on her website...


 2020-12-08  1h0m

episode 165: Art History BB: Malagan Masks

Today's episode of the Art History BB AP Art History series focuses on the Malagan ritual masks of Papua New Guinea.


 2020-12-04  21m

Introducing: Little Stories Everywhere

Wondery’s newest podcast, Little Stories Everywhere, is the perfect immersive experience to share by the fireplace with loved ones this holiday season.   Each episode will be the reading of a children’s classic - some of the most magical stories ever told, now reimagined with enchanting sound design for families to enjoy together or adults to enjoy on their own...


 2020-12-03  7m

episode 164: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

The Four Horseman aka the harbingers of the biblical apocalypse. Over time, imagery of these four riders has reflected rich and varied interpretation (including our 2020 Halloween costume). The Babes examine each individual Horse Man, discuss some examples from art history, and dive a bit into the apocalyptic anxieties of humans. Patreon: Order the Honest Art Dictionary: AHB merch: https://www.arthistorybabes...


 2020-11-09  1h44m

Death Portraiture

Victorian era death portraits are an infamously creepy, yet beautiful means of memorializing the deceased.


 2020-10-24  2h9m

episode 162: Talking ‘The Honest Art Dictionary’

The babes gather via zoom to talk about our recently released book: The Honest Art Dictionary: A Jovial Trip Through Art Jargon.


 2020-10-12  28m

episode 161: More Haunted Art with Happy Harvest Horror Show

Crossover Episode! Ginny, Nat, Corrie, and Brian join forces on a full moon to discuss a hodgepodge of various haunted/cursed works of art.


 2020-10-09  1h26m

 2020-10-02  20m