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“At the Met, Honoring Kimonos and a Scholar of the Same” —@nytimes on our kimono exhibition. met.org/1AV4cRj pic.twitter.com/W9VT1SV7aw
This exhibition of Tiepolo drawings presents a cast of characters shared between father & son. met.org/1saWRye pic.twitter.com/TOHHa5vKfE
A teen discusses some of the differences between black-and-white and color photography. met.org/1AVgSHO pic.twitter.com/lnTsKp1oLT
See works by young artists in "P.S. Art 2014: Celebrating the Creative Spirit of NYC Kids." met.org/1qiQEJ5 pic.twitter.com/Eev8rAY58W
“The world isn’t tidy; it’s a mess. I don’t try to make it neat.” —Garry Winogrand. Don’t miss the first Winogrand retrospective in twenty-five years, closing tomorrow! Garry Winogrand (American, 1928–1984). Coney Island, New York, c. 1952. The Museum of Modern Art, New York. © The Estate of Garry W
Happy 73rd birthday to Dale Chihuly! Enjoy his exquisite work in glass: met.org/1uO2ZdN cc: @ChihulyStudio pic.twitter.com/EnbmsalYO9
This 1846 photograph provides a peek between the castle cannons at an elite group of soldiers. met.org/1uLsIUY pic.twitter.com/iZ4wCsW6Af
MT @museumsNYC Happy #TalkLikeAPirateDay! Check out these 1888 "Pirates of the Spanish Main." met.org/Zvk8ye pic.twitter.com/qNhLoTTEvk
Read an interview with former curator Eric Kjellgren, author of "How to Read Oceanic Art." met.org/Zs18k8 pic.twitter.com/Lu3UDIjxRt
Enjoy the sunshine this weekend on the #metroof! "Dan Graham with Günther Vogt" is open: met.org/1r4CBe0 pic.twitter.com/PYxf2kOt1d
Don't miss #Winogrand closing Sunday! RT @dgbxny: This is how you fall in love with #photography. Amazing show. @sree pic.twitter.com/876VFfJOnX
“A tale of absolutely stunning human invention.” —@nytimes on #AssyriatoIberia, opening Monday met.org/1qR9VYa pic.twitter.com/IkQ4raD73W
Salvatore Ferragamo is credited with introducing platform shoes in the 1930s. met.org/1swcISb #FashionFriday pic.twitter.com/f9jqxnmntV
This well-formed statuette of a hippopotamus (popularly known as the Museum's unofficial mascot "William") demonstrates the Egyptian artist's appreciation for the natural world. Hippopotamus, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, first half, ca. 1961–1878 B.C. Egypt. #metmuseum
Happy birthday to illustrator Arthur Rackham of "Mother Goose" fame, born on this day in 1867. met.org/1tpDXlC pic.twitter.com/px3fYdMkXb
Come see the epic #BentonMural depicting American life just before the Great Depression @metmuseum 9/30/14–4/19/15 pic.twitter.com/8tP1RhQP26
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“Photographer Garry #Winogrand Captured America As It Split Wide Open” —@NYMag met.org/1lOQTe9 cc: @jerrysaltz pic.twitter.com/jn5XJAySj6
This is the final weekend to see more than 175 of Garry #Winogrand's most iconic photographs. met.org/1rgihYI pic.twitter.com/bRk6yMJ6ZV
An exquisite still life with silver and gold plate, shells, and a sword, by Meiffren Conte: met.org/1DlUueG pic.twitter.com/SsKIwviyPi
"Color, Design, Shape: Architecture from the 1920s and 1930s" on the In Circulation blog: met.org/1pjPc8Y pic.twitter.com/smalEv26ZR
Tomorrow evening, artist Leslie Hewitt discusses artworks that have influenced her own work: met.org/1s8yIZc pic.twitter.com/aiQlJsxEYo
Travel with the Met and see the world through extraordinary art and vibrant cultures. met.org/XEoG41 pic.twitter.com/8mVgymd4Xk
Curator Joan Aruz introduces the "Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age" blog: met.org/YTex4x pic.twitter.com/MYTgk5dsWm
“Provenance” asks a broad set of questions about the speculative markets of art and design. met.org/1mbWpx5 pic.twitter.com/DTeuGwCQsV
This elevated view of the Cloister from Saint-Michel-de-Cuxa was photographed in 1962. #metmuseum #cloisters #tbt
我们的藏品。你的阐释。请用#OneMetManyWorlds创建你自己的艺术品配对并与我们分享!met.org/1st0WgW pic.twitter.com/WR2gveHkK3
Our Works. Your Words. Create your own artwork pairs on #OneMetManyWorlds and share with us! met.org/1nisqPq pic.twitter.com/RFIxWSMvWa
This exhibition explores ways artists have used the album format since the 12th century. met.org/1u1sqdZ pic.twitter.com/Ek5u1mRxz7
This folio comes from the Blue Qur'an, so named for the rich hue of its indigo-dyed surface. met.org/1r57yjQ pic.twitter.com/ExLGaebUWc
Thank you to everyone who participated in #AskACurator Day! View the 3 full Q&As on @Storify: met.org/1BNkFt9 pic.twitter.com/YqePjmnWS5
Keep tweeting us questions for Musical Instruments curator @JayKerrDobney. He’s answering until 4:30! #AskACurator pic.twitter.com/geAygw4e3o
From 3:30–4:30 p.m., Musical Instruments curator @JayKerrDobney will be tweeting. Tweet us questions! met.org/1yddDPT #AskACurator
A question from us to everyone asking questions: What is the first thing you do when you walk into a museum? #AskaCurator
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Read the full #AskaCurator Q&A with Arts of Africa associate curator @YaelleBiro on @Storify: met.org/1yi0mpn pic.twitter.com/BmoqwCyqm8
“Reconfiguring an African Icon” curator @YaelleBiro is answering questions until 3:00 p.m. met.org/1pjxClM #AskACurator
.@YaelleBiro, curator of “African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde,” is tweeting now! met.org/TZtYgH #AskACurator
Associate Curator for the Arts of Africa @YaelleBiro will be tweeting from 2:00–3:00 p.m. met.org/1mbJCe6 #AskACurator
Gallery 815 - Degas's Paintings and Pastels #metmuseum #degas
Read the full #AskACurator Q&A with Modern Art curator Rebecca Rabinow on @Storify: met.org/1BMtKCk pic.twitter.com/wxFetVVuVT
Rebecca Rabinow, curator of our upcoming #Cubism exhibition, is tweeting now! met.org/1sirprX #AskACurator pic.twitter.com/JtDz2uWsBp
From 10:30–11:30 a.m., Modern Art curator Rebecca Rabinow will be answering questions for #AskACurator Day. met.org/1ARokDT
We’re excited that #AskACurator Day is here! Learn about the 3 Met curators participating & tweet us your questions: met.org/1qZmT3M
A fireworks display for the Coronation of Alexander II in Moscow, September 17, 1856: met.org/ZokOFB pic.twitter.com/wDMJKdEwnt
Learn about "The Art of the Chinese Album" in this blog post by curator Joseph Scheier-Dolberg met.org/1qZv9lO pic.twitter.com/DdROEfyQhP
Tomorrow is #AskaCurator Day! Tweet your questions to us for curators @YaelleBiro, @JayKerrDobney and Rebecca Rabinow pic.twitter.com/5oUyuF6Ki6
Members save 20% on purchases in all Met Store locations and online through Sunday! met.org/1qZg3g7 pic.twitter.com/czH8rg8klv
نظرة أكثر قربٍا إلى أعمالك الفنية المفضّلة. اكتشف التفاصيل والمحاور على @Maha_alSenan Yes! #OneMetManyWorlds met.org/1qcVcRb