Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Debuts New YouTube Series "Art 1:01"


EUGENE, OR.- The Jordan Schnitzer Museum debuts a new video series titled “Art 1:01” on its YouTube channel. These short videos give one minute and one second insights into works from the museum’s collection. The series debuts with Jill Hartz, JSMA executive director, discussing “En Mi Cárcel de Papel (In My Paper Jail),” “Esclavos del Amor (Slaves of Love),” and “Prisioneros del Tiempo (Prisoners of Time),” a triptych by Cuban artist Sandra Ramos that was acquired by the museum in 2010. These works can currently be seen as part of the exhibition “Diaspora, Identity and Race: Cuba Today,” on view through June 13, 2011. Future episodes include discussions with Anne Rose Kitagawa, JSMA chief curator of collections, curator of Asian art and director of academic programs, discussing the Korean folding screen “The Ten Symbols