Explore the Barnes from Home

by Ms. Deirdre Maher of The Barnes Foundation

Posted to 11 on 4/10/2020 at 4:39 PM

{"ops":[{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.barnesfoundation.org/about"},"insert":"Dr. Albert C. Barnes"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", founder of the Barnes Foundation, believed that art had the power to improve minds and transform lives. He believed that "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.barnesfoundation.org/about/history/albert-barnes-and-social-justice"},"insert":"everyone"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":" could learn to appreciate art and that its stimulating, soul-replenishing qualities could have a positive impact not just on individuals but on society at large. "},{"insert":"\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":"During our temporary closure to help limit the spread of COVID-19, we invite you to continue finding inspiration from the "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.barnesfoundation.org/whats-on/explore-the-barnes-online"},"insert":"Barnes online"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":"—anytime, anywhere."},{"attributes":{"color":"#333333"},"insert":" Start with our new YouTube series, "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"color":"black","link":"https://bit.ly/barnestakeout"},"insert":"Barnes Takeout: Your Daily Serving of Art"},{"attributes":{"color":"#333333"},"insert":", featuring Barnes curators, scholars, and educators sharing off-the-cuff musings about their favorite works in the  collection. Subscribe to our YouTube channel  to get daily #BarnesTakeout alerts: "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://bit.ly/barnestakeout"},"insert":"https://bit.ly/barnestakeout"},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":" "},{"insert":"\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#333333"},"insert":"For a deeper dive, we have"},{"attributes":{"color":"#282828"},"insert":" five "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"color":"black","link":"https://www.barnesfoundation.org/whats-on/classes/online-classes"},"insert":"online courses"},{"attributes":{"color":"#282828"},"insert":" to enjoy from home this month; stay tuned for seven  new classes coming in May! We have a different course running every day of the week, and, as always, "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://barnesfoundation.wufoo.com/forms/barnesde-mazia-scholarship-application-spring/"},"insert":"scholarships"},{"attributes":{"color":"#282828"},"insert":" are available."},{"insert":"\n\nMuch like Dr. Barnes's unconventional galleries, our "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"link":"https://collection.barnesfoundation.org/"},"insert":"online collection"},{"insert":" offers endless surprises. Search by light, line, color, or space, and slide the button from \"similar\" to \"surprising\" to call up more visually related artworks. \n\nGo further into the collection and explore "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"link":"https://www.barnesfoundation.org/whats-on/research-notes"},"insert":"Research Notes"},{"insert":", our new online publication highlighting recent discoveries made by our team of researchers and curators about individual works of art. The latest entry explores the source of the surreal forms in Giorgio de Chirico’s "},{"attributes":{"italic":true},"insert":"Mysterious Swan"},{"insert":".\n\nSince we could all use a little pick-me-up, we're treating you to a complimentary Matisse note card set ($10.95 value) with online orders of $50 or more at the "},{"attributes":{"bold":true,"link":"https://shop.barnesfoundation.org/"},"insert":"Barnes Shop"},{"insert":". Pass the perk on to cheer up someone special.\n\n"},{"attributes":{"color":"#333333"},"insert":"As you can see, there are myriad ways to explore the Barnes from home "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://barnesfoundation.org/barnesfromhome"},"insert":"https://barnesfoundation.org/barnesfromhome"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", so follow us on "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.facebook.com/barnesfoundation/"},"insert":"Facebook"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.instagram.com/barnesfoundation/"},"insert":"Instagram"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.youtube.com/user/BarnesFoundation"},"insert":"YouTube"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://twitter.com/the_barnes"},"insert":"Twitter"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", and "},{"attributes":{"color":"black","link":"https://www.linkedin.com/company/barnes-foundation"},"insert":"LinkedIn"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":", and check out the hashtag "},{"attributes":{"color":"#333333"},"insert":"#SeeingtheBarnes"},{"attributes":{"color":"black"},"insert":" "},{"insert":"\n\n"}]}


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