Venice Biennale http://kgou.org en World Views: August 23, 2013 http://kgou.org/post/world-views-august-23-2013 <p></p><p>Joshua Landis provides an update on Syria after&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">anti-government activists accused President Bashar al-Assad's regime of carrying out a toxic gas attack, and the panel discusses the renewed focus on U.S. gun culture after the murder of an Australian student in Oklahoma.</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The departing director of the University of Oklahoma’s&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ou.edu/fjjma" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art</a>&nbsp;says 21st Century art will be shaped by music, video, and other mixed media to visually express ideas in new and exciting ways.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.speedmuseum.org/images/press/recentnews/Ghislain_dHumieres_Bio_2013.pdf" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ghislain d’Humières</a>&nbsp;takes over as the CEO of the&nbsp;<a href="http://changingspeed.org/" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Speed Art Museum</a>&nbsp;in Louisville Sept. 3.</p><p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:30:00 +0000 Suzette Grillot, Rebecca Cruise, Joshua Landis, Brian Hardzinski & Hallie Arias 12202 at http://kgou.org World Views: August 23, 2013 Outgoing OU Museum Director Says Technology Will Define Art’s Next Generation http://kgou.org/post/outgoing-ou-museum-director-says-technology-will-define-art-s-next-generation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The departing director of the University of Oklahoma’s </span><a href="http://www.ou.edu/fjjma" style="line-height: 1.5;">Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says </span>21st<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Century art will be shaped by music, video, and other mixed media to visually express ideas in new and exciting ways.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.speedmuseum.org/images/press/recentnews/Ghislain_dHumieres_Bio_2013.pdf">Ghislain d’Humières</a> spoke with <em>World Views</em> host and OU College of International Studies Dean Suzette Grillot shortly before he takes over as the CEO of the <a href="http://changingspeed.org/">Speed Art Museum</a> in Louisville.</p><p>“It’s an exciting trend. There is absolutely no border on the canvas. Anything could be the canvas,” d’Humières says. “One could argue that every period had a very cutting-edge, contemporary time, but I think the period we’re living in right now has been seeing a huge amount of new technology and new ways to express art.”</p><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 16:09:17 +0000 Brian Hardzinski, Suzette Grillot & Hallie Arias 12019 at http://kgou.org Outgoing OU Museum Director Says Technology Will Define Art’s Next Generation