The Art History Babes

~life is short, art is long~ Corrie, Nat, Ginny, & Jen discuss all things visual culture *Regular episodes: hanging out, talking about art - kind of like a college seminar and 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 55m. Bisher sind 210 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 22 hours 22 minutes


Purple Mountains Majesty

Regal, majestic, & mysterious, the color purple has come to hold many associations over the years, many relating to power in one form or another.


 September 13, 2016  1h1m

Architecture & Power Part 2

The Babes bounce around the world in the second installment of Architecture & Power. First, Ginny takes us to Italy to examine the architecture of Benito Mussolini's fascist regime. Then Jen takes us to Mexico City, sharing the fascinating history of the Palacio Nacional. Special Guest: Cristina Urrutia Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 September 9, 2016  53m

Architecture & Power Part 1

How has society come to associate certain architectural elements with power and importance? In the first episode of two on Architecture & Power, the Babes discuss the grandeur of the Egyptian pyramids, the relationship between the White House and classical antiquity, and cast a critical eye on modern architect, Le Corbusier. Special Guest: Cristina Urrutia Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


 September 3, 2016  51m

Artemisia Gentileschi

How have 20th century ideas shaped our conceptions of one of the most successful female artists of the Baroque period? Join the Babes as they discuss the life and work of Caravaggio's sole female follower, Artemisia Gentileschi.


 August 5, 2016  49m

Yoko Ono Is My Favorite Beatle

Join the Babes as they discuss the complex life and groundbreaking work of one of their favorite art babes, Yoko Ono and share tips for surviving grad school!


 July 30, 2016  1h1m

Color Theory Part 2

In the second installment of their two-parter on color theory, the Babes discuss the color experiments of Josef Albers, explore the connection between color and emotion, and get weepy about the tragic life of van Gogh.


 July 23, 2016  57m

Color Theory Part 1

The Art History Babes discuss the trippy nature of color perception and the enigmatic history of the color blue.


 July 18, 2016  57m

Bring on the Bacchanal

In the true spirit of Bacchus (god of wine), the Babes amp up their intoxication levels and discuss the joyful debauchery of bacchanalia, past and present. Special guest: Leo Silva


 July 5, 2016  1h4m

Weird Putti

The Babes discuss the various manifestations of putti in visual culture.


 June 18, 2016  46m

Introducing The Art History Babes

Get to know The Art History Babes with our debut episode!


 June 12, 2016  18m