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Mad Art Cast Episode #73 — The Death of Jack Chick and Chicks Who Vote!

Yes! It’s another fabulous episode of Mad Art Cast where we discuss the passing of Jack Chick and his famous Chick Tracts as well as some fabulous women who have waited 96 years to vote. Its a quick episode so join us for a coffee break some quiet contemplation and hopefully …

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Mad Art Cast #71: Pretzels in the Hortus Deliciarum

The gang is back together this week to talk about ancient encyclopedias, perspective, and things that may or may not be drawings of pretzels. Show notes: The First Encyclopedia By a Woman Listen below or find us on iTunes!   http://traffic.libsyn.com/madartcast/71_Mad_Art_Cast_Episode_71_-_Pretzels_in_Art.mp3

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Mad Art Cast Episode #70 — A Has Questions

Ashley, Brian and A are still without their fearless leader this week, but hatch a plan for A, our resident non-creative, to get the answers she wants about creativity (but only after checking in with the boss.) http://traffic.libsyn.com/madartcast/70_Mad_Art_Cast_Episode_70___A_Has_Questions.mp3

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Mad Art Cast Episode #69 — Kendall Jenner and the art of advertising

This week Amy is out Pokemon hunting, and Ashley, A and Brian chat about truth in advertising and a controversial Kendall Jenner ad for Spanish Vogue. See the advertisement here.   http://traffic.libsyn.com/madartcast/68_Mad_Art_Cast_Episode_68_-_Kendall_Jenner.mp3

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Mad Art Cast: Finding Hidden Faces In Paintings

Welcome to another episode of Mad Art Cast! Today we discuss a new technology being used to look inside and under paintings of the past and in particular Dagas’ Portrait of a Woman. Then we discuss if this is the right thing to do. Was it the artist’s decision to …

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Mad Art Cast: Tsimané and What Makes Music Good

Sorry for the lateness of this companion post gang! Our brains are clearly in Summer-Mode. In this episode of the ‘cast, we talk about the universality of music. Specifically, the idea that particular chords and melodies are universally ‘sad’ or ‘happy’ to all cultures. Scientists and musicians have had differing …

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Mad Art Cast: Trump vs. Music

This week on the ‘Cast we talk about the strange world of musicians battling politicians over the use of their music during election campaigns. This seems to come up every election cycle, but it seems especially prominent with the rise of a certain real estate mogul. Here’s Ashley’s special Spotify …

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Mad Art Cast: Emily Finke Talks Comics

Ahoy! This week the gang talks about the shape of stories AND chats with fellow MAL contributor, Emily Finke, about comics! Look below to find extensive notes from Emily on the titles she mentions during the recording. Also mentioned during the ‘cast: The Bowery Boys podcast on the history on …

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