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Michelangelo couldn’t afford ultramarine. His painting The Entombment, the story goes, was left unfinished as the result of his failure to procure the prized pigment.
Tags » Art History
"You cannot get a grip on blue... blue is sly, slick, it slides into the room sideways, a slippery trickster"*...
Deadline: November 30
Length: 2 years
Comments: “he Museum seeks applications from recent PhDs in the fields of urban history, American Studies, architectural history, or related fields who wish to gain hands-on experience in curatorial work and to pursue an independent research project related to the Museum of the City of New York’s collections or programs.” Seeking candidates who ” have demonstrated research interests in one or more of the following areas and be interested in pursuing them in relationship to a project in New York City history: History of architecture and the built environment; History of urban political and economic development; … 40 more words