Videos

Parkave

Legacy for the Community

A brief introduction to the Morse Museum’s history and mission (13 minutes).

Tiffany Chapel video

The Tiffany Chapel—A Masterpiece Rediscovered

A short documentary about the recovery and restoration of Louis Comfort Tiffany’s 1893 chapel interior (11 minutes).

Electrolier

Tiffany Lamp Conservation

Learn more about the process of conserving a c. 1904 Tiffany Studios electrolier (4 minutes).

Earth into Art

Earth into Art—The Flowering of American Art Pottery

A quick overview of the Museum’s exhibition of art pottery (2 minutes).

Selected Portraits

Selected Portraits from the Morse Collection

A brief look at the Morse Museum’s newest installation (1:30 minutes).

Collagraph Print

Making Collagraph Prints

A printmaking project from the Morse Museum (1:14 minutes).

Summer Panel Flowers

Louis Comfort Tiffany and World’s Fairs

Go on an online scavenger hunt through the website’s Collection Highlights, and learn about objects displayed by Tiffany and his studios at various world’s fairs (4:40 minutes).

Louis Comfort Tiffany Plating

Value, Plating, and Louis Comfort Tiffany

Learn about the elements of art, Tiffany glass, and the technique of “plating” used in leaded-glass windows (6:14 minutes).

Butterfly Detail

Louis Comfort Tiffany and the Art of Japan

Learn more about Louis Comfort Tiffany and the art of Japan by exploring Japan-inspired pieces in the Museum’s collection (10:17 minutes).

Little Arcadia

Watercolors from Louis Comfort Tiffany’s “Little Arcadia”

Learn about the artists in the from our new exhibition Watercolors from Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Little Arcadia and follow along with a video tutorial that demonstrates different watercolor techniques. (21:09 minutes).

Blue and white porcelain

Blue and White Porcelain

Watch a video about blue and white porcelain and follow a tutorial to make a blue and white artwork. (13:27 minutes)

Islamic Tile

Louis Comfort Tiffany the Interior Decorator

Discover the cultural influences found in Tiffany’s interiors and design a room of your own. (5:24 minutes)

Portrait

Selected Portraits from the Morse Collection

Learn what makes a portrait more than just a simple record of a person’s appearance. (5:17 minutes)

Japonisme, Textiles, and the Art of Kimekomi

Japonisme, Textiles, and the Art of Kimekomi

Learn how Western fascination with Japanese fabric designs relates to a popular, traditional Japanese crafting technique. (9 minutes)

Exploring Landscape Painting

Exploring Landscape Painting

Discover landscape paintings of the Hudson River School (5:13 minutes).

Audio Guides

Audio Guide

Learn more about selected objects from the Morse collection.

Fidelia Bridges

Learn more about American artist Fidelia Bridges. (1:17 minutes)