How is queer culture represented in oil paintings? How can you compare Beyoncé to paintings of the Virgin Mary? Is women’s art the most accessible it’s ever been?
Art Matters is the podcast that explores these ideas, finding the places where art history meets pop culture. It is hosted by Ferren Gipson.
Episode 1: Queer Culture and Art History, featuring Dr Justin Bengry
Episode 2: Celebrity Culture and Art History, featuring Tabloid Art History
Episode 3: Women Artists in the Digital Age, featuring Katy Hessel
Episode 4: Art and Tattoos, featuring Dr Matt Lodder
Episode 5: Art References in Recent Hip Hop, featuring Dr James Peterson
Episode 6: Synaesthesia in Art, featuring James Wannerton
Episode 7: Hair Trends Throughout Art History, featuring Rachael Gibson
Episode 8: What to know for the Met Gala 2018 theme of Heavenly Bodies, featuring Tabloid Art History
Episode 9: Artists' Love for the Colouriest Colours, featuring Stuart Semple
Episode 10: Decoding Fashion in Paintings, featuring Amber Butchart
Episode 11: When Artists Make Cookbooks, featuring Cedar Lewisohn
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