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Kenyon Cox captures renowned American sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens in this 1887 painting.
This publication explores the rich connections between the visual and performing arts:
Once smashed into many fragments, this colossal sphinx was recovered & reassembled by the Met.
This Japanese scroll portrays a rooster completely soaked and disordered in a rainstorm.
“Unique by Design” features works from the creative revolution in contemporary jewelry design.
Listen to audio interviews with those who knew #CharlesJames in this online feature:
Closing this week: 'Goya and the Altamira Family' at @metmuseum. Read our review here…
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“The world isn’t tidy; it’s a mess. I don’t try to make it neat.” —Garry Winogrand. “Garry Winogrand,” on view through September 21, brings together more than 175 of the artist's most iconic images. Garry Winogrand (American, 1928–1984). New York World's Fair, 1964. San Francisco Museum of Modern Ar
Congrats to Bill T. Jones for receiving the #NationalMedalofArts! Watch his #TEDxMet talk:
Happy birthday to legendary artist Marcel Duchamp, born in 1887. See selected notes behind a ground-breaking work:
This ivory ram's head constituted part of the courtly regalia of a ruler in southern Nigeria.
The Ashcan School artists selectively documented a transitional time in American culture.
Read online or download a PDF of the publication "The Emperors' Album: Images of Mughal India"
Walker Evans captured "Sponge Diver's Suit, Florida" in 1941:
From July 29–August 1, college interns at #TheCloisters present a special gallery talk series:
Photographs in the "Now You See It" exhibition explore the tension between publicity & privacy
Paul Gauguin (French, 1848–1903). The Siesta, ca. 1892–94. #metmuseum #gauguin
This porcelain depicts a lady at her breakfast, after a composition by François Boucher.
"#LostKingdoms: Hindu-Buddhist Sculpture of Early Southeast Asia" closes today! View works:
Try to rest easy with Jean-Léon Gérôme's nocturnal scene of a tiger and cubs.
In this Of Note post, curator @JayKerrDobney introduces a recently acquired American banjo.
Boudin's masterful representation of light effects profoundly influenced the young Monet.
Watch a conversation between designer @Zac_Posen & #CharlesJames co-curator Jan Glier Reeder:
Check out this publication on the extraordinarily beautiful Unicorn Tapestries. #TheCloisters