<h1 class="page">MoMA MULTIMEDIA</h1> <h1 class="custom-title">MoMA Multimedia</h1> <div id="player" class="JS_MediaPlayerLarge"> <div class="swiff"> <a href="/images/dynamic_content/exhibition_page/46234.png" class="image"></a> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/123/680.xml?language=en" class="asset"></a> <a href="http://media.moma.org/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/995/curator_moma.mp4" class="mp4"></a> </div> <div class="info"> <div class="scrollable"> <small class="type">Video</small> <h2>From the Curator: MoMA and Abstract Expressionism</h2> <p><i>Abstract Expressionist New York</i><br /> The Museum of Modern Art, October 3, 2010&ndash;April 11, 2011<br /> <a href="http://www.moma.org/abexny" target="_blank">MoMA.org/abexny</a><br /><br /> Filmed by Plowshares Media<br /> Images courtesy of Kate Rothko Prizel &amp; Christopher Rothko; The Willem de Kooning Foundation; Pollock-Krasner Foundation; Estate of Arshile Gorky; Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York; Grace Hartigan; Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; James Burke; Time & Life Pictures; Getty Images; and The Museum of Modern Art and The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York<br /> © 2010 The Museum of Modern Art </p> </div> <form action="./" class="share"> <a href="#" class="selected" rel="permalink"><small>Permalink</small></a> <a href="#" rel="embed"><small>Embed</small></a> <label id="embed-toggle"> <input type="checkbox" name="embed_toggle" /> <small>Old embed code</small> </label> <br class="clear" /> <input type="text" name="permalink" value="http://www.moma.org/explore/multimedia/videos/123/680" id="permalink" class="selected copy-paste" /> <input type="text" name="embed" value="&lt;iframe src=&quot;//www.moma.org/videos/embed/123/680&quot; width=&quot;480&quot; height=&quot;360&quot; frameborder=&quot;0&quot; allowfullscreen=&quot;allowfullscreen&quot;&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt; " data-embed="&lt;object width=&quot;480&quot; height=&quot;360&quot;&gt;&lt;param name=&quot;movie&quot; value=&quot;/embed/videos/embed/123/680&quot;&gt;&lt;/param&gt;&lt;param name=&quot;allowFullScreen&quot; value=&quot;true&quot;&gt;&lt;/param&gt;&lt;param name=&quot;wMode&quot; value=&quot;opaque&quot;&gt;&lt;/param&gt;&lt;param name=&quot;allowscriptaccess&quot; value=&quot;always&quot;&gt;&lt;/param&gt;&lt;embed src=&quot;/embed/videos/embed/123/680&quot; type=&quot;application/x-shockwave-flash&quot; allowscriptaccess=&quot;always&quot; allowfullscreen=&quot;true&quot; wmode=&quot;opaque&quot; width=&quot;480&quot; height=&quot;360&quot;&gt;&lt;/embed&gt;&lt;/object&gt;" data-iframe="&lt;iframe src=&quot;//www.moma.org/videos/embed/123/680&quot; width=&quot;480&quot; height=&quot;360&quot; frameborder=&quot;0&quot; allowfullscreen=&quot;allowfullscreen&quot;&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt; " id="embed" class="copy-paste" /> </form> </div> <br class="clear" /> </div> <!--googleoff: index--> <div id="playlist" class="JS_MediaPlaylist"> <div class="playlist-tabs"> <a href="#playlist" class="first selected" rel="tab-playlist">Playlist</a> <br class="clear" /> </div> <div id="tab-playlist" class="tab selected"> <h3>Special Exhibitions Video: <i>Abstract Expressionist New York</i> (20)</h3> <div class="bottom-border"></div> <ol class="scrollable" > <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/123/679" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/123/679.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/994/curator_intro.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Abstract Expressionist exhibition wall panel mockup" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/46220.png?1404314129" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: About the Exhibition <i>Abstract Expressionist New York</i> </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/123/680" class="media playing" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/123/680.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/995/curator_moma.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Archival photo, Abstract Expressionism exhibition, MoMA" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/46234.png?1404314129" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: MoMA and Abstract Expressionism </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/127/681" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/127/681.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/996/curator_kline.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Franz Kline. &lt;i&gt;Untitled, II&lt;/i&gt;. c. 1950&ndash;52. Brush and ink and tempera on cut-and-pasted telephone book pages 11 X 9&quot; (28.1 x 23 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchase" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/15973.jpg?1404314116" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: Franz Kline </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/127/682" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/127/682.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/997/curator_newman.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Barnett Newman Vir Heroicus Sublimis 1950" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/20262.jpg?1404314118" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: Barnett Newman </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/127/683" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/127/683.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/998/curator_pollock.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Jackson Pollock One: Number 31, 1950 1950" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/20250.jpg?1404314118" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: Jackson Pollock </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/123/718" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/123/718.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1018/curator_reinhardt.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Ad Reinhardt. &lt;i&gt;Abstract Painting (Blue).&lt;/i&gt; 1952. Oil on canvas, 9' 1/4&quot; x 40 1/8&quot; (275 x 102 cm). Given anonymously (by exchange) and purchase. &copy; 2008 Estate of Ad Reinhardt/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/14221.jpg?1404314115" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: Ad Reinhardt </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/127/684" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/127/684.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1003/curator_rothko.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Mark Rothko No.5/No.22 1950" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/20274.jpg?1404314118" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>From the Curator: Mark Rothko </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/129/685" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/129/685.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1005/educator_kline.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Franz Kline. &lt;i&gt;Untitled, II&lt;/i&gt;. c. 1950&ndash;52. Brush and ink and tempera on cut-and-pasted telephone book pages 11 X 9&quot; (28.1 x 23 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchase" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/15973.jpg?1404314116" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>The Painting Techniques of Franz Kline: <i>Chief</i> </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/129/686" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/129/686.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1006/educator_newman.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Barnett Newman Vir Heroicus Sublimis 1950" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/20262.jpg?1404314118" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>The Painting Techniques of Barnett Newman: <i>Vir Heroicus Sublimis</i> </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/129/687" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/129/687.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1007/educator_pollock.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Jackson Pollock One: Number 31, 1950 1950" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/20250.jpg?1404314118" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>The Painting Techniques of Jackson Pollock: <i>One: Number 31, 1950</i> </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/129/688" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/129/688.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1008/educator_reinhardt.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Ad Reinhardt. &lt;i&gt;Abstract Painting (Blue).&lt;/i&gt; 1952. Oil on canvas, 9' 1/4&quot; x 40 1/8&quot; (275 x 102 cm). 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/> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/128/693" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/128/693.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1013/term_palette.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Art Terms: Palette Knife" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/46318.png?1404314129" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Art Terms in Action: Palette Knife </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/128/695" class="media" rel="/explore/multimedia/videos/full/128/695.xml,/momaorg/shared/video_file/video_file/1014/term_stain.mp4?language="> <span class="image"> <img alt="Art Terms: Stain" src="/images/dynamic_content/media_thumb/46332.png?1404314129" /> </span> <span class="info"> <h4>Art Terms in Action: Stain </h4> </span> <br class="clear" /> </a> </li> <li> <a href="/explore/multimedia/videos/128/696" class="media" 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