Art Seeking Understanding
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Art Seeking Understanding

What is art? That’s a good question. Here’s a more interesting question: What is the value of art in the human experience? Various theories have been advanced over the years. pleasure beauty expression or stimulation of emotion but, as the philosopher Gordon Graham has argued, “none of them can on its own explain the special value of great art.” So…

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Art in Public Places, 1973 | From the Vaults

(gentle music) – [Russell Connor] It seems funny to say it, but long before there was an “art world” there was art in the world. For an artist in New York or any towering modern city it’s very difficult to catch the interest of the public, unless he designs billboards, gas stations, or giant hot dog stands. I happen to…

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Pinkalicious and Peteriffic | Taking Creativity to the Next Level with All NEW Episodes! | PBS KIDS
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Pinkalicious and Peteriffic | Taking Creativity to the Next Level with All NEW Episodes! | PBS KIDS

[door opens] ALL: Surprise! IT’S AN ALL NEW WEEK OF PINKALICIOUS & PETERRIFIC ON PBS KIDS PINK: You’re going to love it! THE CREATIVE GIRL IN PINK IS TAKING CREATIVITY PINK: The pink-a-perfect playground! TO THE NEXT LEVEL PETER: It’s party time! AND WHEN YOU GET CREATIVE PETER: What are you doing Pinkalicious? YOU MIGHT SURPRISE YOURSELF PETER: Haha ALL:…

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One Story: Kelly Searsmith

So I’m Kelly Searsmith. I’m a 53 year old, autistic woman. I’m currently earning a Master’s degree in Education, in the department of Education-Policy-Organization- and Leadership in the College of Education at the University of Illinois. And previously, I earned a doctorate here in English, in Victorian Literature and Culture. And before that I went to Case-Western Reserve University in…

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How HEC kills creativity and How PEC kills creativity | Dr Irfan Hyder |
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How HEC kills creativity and How PEC kills creativity | Dr Irfan Hyder |

Note: Corrections of some stated statements are made in the subtitles Chomsky PhD in 1955 in Transformational analysis in Linguistics Chomsky’s Language Hierarchy is integral part of Automata and Compilers Chomsky is founder of the field of Cognitive Psychology Chomsky debates with Google CTO on what is meant by Artificial Intelligence Study of human mind and AI and its comparison…

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The role of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in national policy (1978) | ARCHIVES
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The role of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in national policy (1978) | ARCHIVES

Announcer: From the nation’s capital, the American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research presents Public Policy Forum, a series of programs featuring the nation’s top authorities presenting their differing views on the vital issues which confront us. Today’s topic, The Role of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in National Policy. Peter: I’m Peter Hackes in Washington. Among the many institutions…

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Visual Literacy and the Toledo Museum of Art
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Visual Literacy and the Toledo Museum of Art

Visual literacy is the ability, it’s an ability to read, understand and write visual language. Or you can say read, comprehend and write visual language. [Gaber] How do we pull together, think about our collaborations and be able to do something fantastic for the University, for the museum and for the broader community. So we’re excited to be here today.