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The Godfrey Audio Guide

The Godfrey Audio Guide

By Nicole Knudsen
The world-famous audio guide for the Annabelle H. Godfrey Historic Estate and Museum. Please do not touch the art. This is for your own safety. New episodes released bi-weekly on Fridays.

Though this is a self-guided tour and you may listen in whatever order you choose, the Estate recommends that you start at the beginning.
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Bonus 3: Events Calendar
Thank you for calling The Annabelle H. Godfrey Historic Estate and Museum customer service line. For information on our art class offerings and events calendar, press 5.  And do make sure to listen to the end. There's an announcement we think you'll want to hear. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Merchandise: thegodfreyaudioguide.threadless.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for publicly-available episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
02:46
October 15, 2021
Bonus 2: Lost & Found
Thank you for calling The Annabelle H. Godfrey Historic Estate and Museum customer service line. To inquire about a lost item, press 3. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Merchandise: thegodfreyaudioguide.threadless.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for publicly-available episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
01:59
October 8, 2021
Bonus 1: Membership
Thank you for calling The Annabelle H. Godfrey Historic Estate and Museum customer service line. For membership information, press 6. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Merchandise: thegodfreyaudioguide.threadless.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for publicly-available episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
02:24
October 1, 2021
26. Paths
The Labyrinth Content Warning: A brief moment of audio distortion This episode was written and produced by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero, and featured performances by Nicole Knudsen and James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Merch Store: thegodfreyaudioguide.threadless.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
13:46
May 28, 2021
25. Immolations & Multitudes
The Burning Cypress; Flora This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. And give The RPG Concierge a listen! Their trailer is featured at the end of the episode!
12:41
May 14, 2021
24. Odors & Oaks
Amorphophallus titanum (The Corpse Flower); Quercus mulier This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on corpse flowers was collected from huntington.org/corpse-flower And make sure to check out Booklandia!, whose trailer is featured at the end of the episode!
13:10
April 30, 2021
23. Flowers & Figures
Welcome to The Godfrey Estate's grounds and botanical gardens. We hope you enjoy your visit to the flower garden and the topiary garden. This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. And check out The RPG Concierge, whose trailer is featured at the end of the episode!
12:42
April 16, 2021
22. Trances & Rivers
Abstract Color (1948) by Annabelle Godfrey; The baptism of Christ (975 CE) by Ende This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on The baptism of Christ and Ende was collected from the following sources: https://www.moleiro.com/en/beatus-of-liebana/girona-beatus/miniatura/134 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ende_%28artist%29 And make sure to check out Booklandia!, whose trailer is featured at the end of the episode!
11:44
April 2, 2021
21. Locks & Sundays
(No) Entrance (2015) by Unknown; Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte (1884) by Georges Seurat This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:26
March 19, 2021
Introducing: The RPG Concierge
Are you curious about role-playing games? Want to get involved but not sure where or how to start? The RPG Concierge has you covered! Subscribe to listen to the first season, which is dedicated to answering just those types of questions. You can follow the RPG Concierge himself, Fionnegan Murphy, on Twitter @fionnegan1 for news and updates about the show.
00:52
March 9, 2021
20. Scratches & Slayings
Untitled (1935) by Unknown; Judith Beheading Holofernes (1620) by Artemisia Gentileschi Content Warning: Mention of sexual assault, as pertains to the history of Judith Beheading Holofernes Description of violence, gore, and bodily mutilation in reference to Judith Beheading Holofernes This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on Judith Beheading Holofernes was collected from the following sources: https://www.uffizi.it/en/artworks/judith-beheading-holofernes http://www.arthistoryarchive.com/arthistory/baroque/Artemisia-Gentileschi.html https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/national-gallery-exhibits-work-artemisia-gentileschi-180975971/ https://www.webcitation.org/6V9q1a7fJ?url=https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/the-rape-of-artemisia-four-hundred-years-ago-this-week-artemisia-genteleschi-was-born-in-rome-today-she-is-recognised-as-a-great-painter-but-for-more-than-three-centuries-her-works-have-regularly-been-attrib
11:17
March 5, 2021
Introducing: Booklandia!
Friends of The Godfrey Audio Guide L. Skyford are here with a brand new book-centric podcast: Booklandia!  Give them a listen for (mostly romance) book reviews and discussions on a variety of literary topics. You can show them some love by subscribing to Booklandia! or learn more about them through: Their website: www.lskyford.com Twitter: @SkyfordL Instagram: @l.skyford
00:58
March 2, 2021
19. Imaginings & Porcelain
Head in the Clouds (1963) by Latisha Handford; Betsy (age unknown) by Unknown This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
09:42
February 19, 2021
18. Flashes & Waterfalls
The Photographer (1942) by Jacob Lawrence; Perspective: A Self-Portrait (1958) by Jasmine Rushbrooke Content Warning: Brief mention of grief and loss of a loved one in relation to Perspective: A Self-Portrait This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
09:36
February 5, 2021
17. Lights & Appetites
City Light(beams) (1971) by Giovanni Moon; Saturn Devouring His Son (1819-1823) by Francisco Goya Content Warning: Description of bodily mutilation and cannibalism in relation to Saturn Devouring His Son This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on Saturn Devouring His Son was collected from: Museo del Prado and https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saturn_Devouring_His_Son
09:01
January 22, 2021
16. Moths & Money
Untitled (Moth Lights) (1975) by Luchita Hurtado; Eye On the Money; or, Happiness? (1981) by Anonymous This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Twitter: @thegodfreyguide Instagram: @thegodfreyguide Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on Luchita Hurtado and Untitled (Moth Lights) was collected from: https://www.theartstory.org/artist/hurtado-luchita/artworks/
09:09
January 8, 2021
15. Embers & Clocks
Ember Woman at Sunset (1951) by Roxana Castillo; The Persistence of Memory (1931) by Salvador Dali This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
09:18
December 25, 2020
14. Clouds & Fireflies
Memory (1870) by Elihu Vedder; Fireflies (1914) by Hugh Connelly This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:02
December 11, 2020
13. Depths
What waits in the darkness? Content Warning: A brief moment of audio distortion This episode was written and produced by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero, and featured performances by Nicole Knudsen and James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:13
November 27, 2020
12. Queens & Spheres
The Death of Cleopatra (1876) by Edmonia Lewis; GPS ERROR Content Warning: Brief discussion of suicide in relation to The Death of Cleopatra This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on the history of The Death of Cleopatra was collected from: https://artsandculture.google.com/exhibit/gQJi3NKm3VagLg
10:18
November 13, 2020
11. Prophecies & Dragons
Ritual terracotta vase (ca. 440 BCE); The Battle (1947) by Remedios Varo This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:24
October 30, 2020
10. Smoke & Spiders
(Remastered as of November 10, 2020) Lifeglass (age unknown); Areana Hominis (2011) This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
09:57
October 16, 2020
9. Salt Water & Doves
(Remastered as of November 10, 2020) Human Aquarium (2006) by Anonymous; Child with a dove (1901) by Pablo Picasso This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:13
October 2, 2020
8. Heartbeats & Hammers
(Remastered as of November 10, 2020) Listen (1938) by Latisha Handford; Jael and Sisera (1620) by Artemisia Gentileschi Content Warning: Description of physical violence, as pertains to the discussion of Jael and Sisera This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on Artemisia Gentileschi collected from britannica.com/biography/Artemisia-Gentileschi
10:03
September 18, 2020
7. Apples & Irises
(Remastered as of November 10, 2020) The Judgment of Paris (1636) by Peter Paul Rubens; Irises (1889) by Vincent van Gogh This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:06
September 4, 2020
6. Dreams & Mirrors
(Remastered as of November 8, 2020) The Dream (1940) by Frida Kahlo; Mirror (1967) by Giovanni Moon This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:23
August 21, 2020
5. Harps & Frames
(Remastered as of November 8, 2020) The Harp (1939) by Augusta Savage; Frame by Anonymous (1922) This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on The Harp and Augusta Savage was collected from Biography.com: https://www.biography.com/artist/augusta-savage#profile
10:46
August 7, 2020
4. Screams & Butterflies
(Remastered as of November 7, 2020) The Scream (1893) by Edvard Munch; Butterfly Woman; or Self-Portrait of the Artist (1960) by Roxana Castillo This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for free episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory. Research on the real history of The Scream was collected from the following sources: https://www.nytimes.com/1996/01/18/world/world-news-briefs-4-norwegians-guilty-in-theft-of-the-scream.html https://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/2012/may/09/archive-edvard-munch-scream-recovered https://archive.org/details/rescueartisttrue00doln/page/90/mode/2up?q=getty
11:16
July 24, 2020
3. Cubes & Angels
(Remastered as of November 7, 2020) Cubes in Space (1922) by Unknown; The Fireside Angel (1937) by Max Ernst This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
09:25
July 10, 2020
2. Ruins & Virgins
(Remastered as of November 7, 2020) Ruins (1940) by Jasmine Rushbrooke; The Virgin (1913) by Gustav Klimt This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
10:07
June 26, 2020
1. Gods & Greenery
(Remastered as of November 7, 2020) The Abduction of Europa (1716) by Jean-François de Troy; Green Woman Emerges from Mid-Century Modern Wall (1956) by Unknown This episode was written, produced, and performed by Nicole Knudsen, with sound design and editing by James Ferrero. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @thegodfreyguide. Visit patreon.com/thegodfreyaudioguide for episode transcripts, and to become a sustaining member of the show. Website: thegodfreyaudioguide.com The Godfrey Audio Guide is produced on unceded Tongva, Chumash, and Kizh territory.
11:50
June 12, 2020
Trailer - The Godfrey Audio Guide
The Godfrey Audio Guide is a new fiction podcast that takes the listener through the halls and grounds of the Annabelle H. Godfrey Historic Estate and Museum, in the form of a self-guided audio tour. Things strange, disturbing, and beautiful abound there. See you at the museum. thegodfreyaudioguide.com
02:15
May 28, 2020