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The Met Presents Al Held's TAXI CAB IIIThe Met Presents Al Held's TAXI CAB III
October 09, 2013

Now on view, through December: Al Held's (American, 1928–2005) monumental painting, Taxi Cab III, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in the Lila Acheson Wallace Wing, 2nd floor, Gallery 918. (more...)


The Met's Spring/Summer Exhibitions Bring Millions for NYThe Met's Spring/Summer Exhibitions Bring Millions for NY
October 07, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's presentation of three special exhibitions during the spring/summer 2013 season—Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity; Punk: Chaos to Couture; andThe Roof Garden Commis... (more...)


The Met Presents The Nelson A. Rockefeller Vision: In Pursuit of the Best in the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, TodayThe Met Presents The Nelson A. Rockefeller Vision: In Pursuit of the Best in the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, Today
by Rosie Hertzman - October 07, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas (AAOA) will celebrate the genesis of its permanent collection with a special exhibition that opens October ... (more...)


Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents COUNTER FORMS, 10/11Andrea Rosen Gallery Presents COUNTER FORMS, 10/11
October 03, 2013

Counter Forms brings together an extraordinary group of rarely seen works, predominantly from the 1960s and '70s, by four artists whose oeuvres remains as fresh and visceral today as they must have fi... (more...)


The Met Presents Pianist Simone Dinnerstein, Performing as Part of 'Spark: Painting and Provocation', 11/12The Met Presents Pianist Simone Dinnerstein, Performing as Part of 'Spark: Painting and Provocation', 11/12
October 01, 2013

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein will perform as part of Spark: Painting and Provocation, a Met Museum Presents conversation at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium (1000 Fif... (more...)


Met Museum Presents Exhibition of Prints by French Artists and Amateurs of 18th Century, 10/1 - 1/5Met Museum Presents Exhibition of Prints by French Artists and Amateurs of 18th Century, 10/1 - 1/5
September 25, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art presents first exhibition to focus on prints by French artists and amateurs of the 18th Century. (more...)


The Met Opens 'Balthus: Cats and Girls' TodayThe Met Opens 'Balthus: Cats and Girls' Today
September 25, 2013

Balthus: Cats and Girls—Paintings and Provocations explores the origins and permutations of the French artist's focus on felines and the dark side of childhood. Balthus's lifelong fascination with ado... (more...)


The Met Presents 'Balthus: Cats and Girls' on View, 9/25The Met Presents 'Balthus: Cats and Girls' on View, 9/25
September 19, 2013

Balthus: Cats and Girls—Paintings and Provocations explores the origins and permutations of the French artist's focus on felines and the dark side of childhood. Balthus's lifelong fascination with ado... (more...)


Met Museum Presents CHARLES JAMES Exhibit; Gala Features Bradley Cooper, Oscar de la Renta, Sarah Jessica Parker & More, May 2014Met Museum Presents CHARLES JAMES Exhibit; Gala Features Bradley Cooper, Oscar de la Renta, Sarah Jessica Parker & More, May 2014
September 04, 2013

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that the inaugural exhibition of the newly renovated Costume Institute in spring 2014 will examine the career of... (more...)


Metropolitan Museum Presents 'Feathered Walls – Hangings from Ancient Peru', 9/16Metropolitan Museum Presents 'Feathered Walls – Hangings from Ancient Peru', 9/16
September 03, 2013

Feathered Walls – Hangings from Ancient Peru, an installation comprising 12 impressive feather panels—probably hangings—made by the Wari peoples of southern Peru between about 700 and 1000 will go on ... (more...)


The Met Opens Julia Margaret Cameron Portraits  Exhibit TodayThe Met Opens Julia Margaret Cameron Portraits Exhibit Today
August 19, 2013

One of the greatest portraitists in the history of photography, Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) blended an unorthodox technique, a deeply spiritual sensibility, and a Pre-Raphaelite-inflected aesth... (more...)


The Met Presents Expressive Art of Japanese Calligraphy on View, 8/17The Met Presents Expressive Art of Japanese Calligraphy on View, 8/17
August 16, 2013

Handwriting was thought to reflect one's personality in the East Asian tradition, but not in the sense of Western graphology or “handwriting analysis.” Rather, through copying of revered models and t... (more...)


The Met Presents Portraits by Julia Margaret Cameron, 8/19The Met Presents Portraits by Julia Margaret Cameron, 8/19
August 13, 2013

One of the greatest portraitists in the history of photography, Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879) blended an unorthodox technique, a deeply spiritual sensibility, and a Pre-Raphaelite–inflected aesth... (more...)


The Met Presents Julia Margaret Cameron Portraits, 8/19The Met Presents Julia Margaret Cameron Portraits, 8/19
August 08, 2013

One of the greatest portraitists in the history of photography, Julia Margaret Cameron(1815-1879) blended an unorthodox technique, a deeply spiritual sensibility, and a Pre-Raphaelite–inflected aesthe... (more...)


Mori Art Museum Presents 'Roppongi Crossing 2013: OUT OF DOUBT', 9/21Mori Art Museum Presents 'Roppongi Crossing 2013: OUT OF DOUBT', 9/21
July 29, 2013

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of its inauguration, Mori Art Museum is pleased to present “Roppongi Crossing 2013: OUT OF DOUBT” from Saturday, September 21, 2013 to Monday, January 13, 2014. (more...)


IMPRESSIONISM, FASHION, AND MODERNITY and STREET to Close at Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday, 5/27IMPRESSIONISM, FASHION, AND MODERNITY and STREET to Close at Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday, 5/27
May 24, 2013

Monday, May 27, is the last day to see the popular exhibition Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernityat The Metropolitan Museum of Art—which has over 400,000 visitors to date. Also closing May 27 is Str... (more...)


New European Paintings Galleries to Open Tomorrow at Met MuseumNew European Paintings Galleries to Open Tomorrow at Met Museum
May 23, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's galleries for its world-renowned collection of European Old Master paintings from the 13th through the early 19th century will reopen on May 23 after an extensive reno... (more...)


BWW Reviews: Carissa Rodriguez 'La Collectionneuse' at Front Desk ApparatusBWW Reviews: Carissa Rodriguez 'La Collectionneuse' at Front Desk Apparatus
by Barry Kostrinsky - May 07, 2013

Annina Nosei once told me it is a great idea to open an art gallery across from a major Museum. Larry Gagosian's uptown gallery on Madison Avenue is a block from the Whitney. No doubt his intent was t... (more...)


Amour d'Art Brings Presents Fine Art Gallery in Los Gatos, California, TodayAmour d'Art Brings Presents Fine Art Gallery in Los Gatos, California, Today
May 03, 2013

Amour d'Art Gallery, specializing in fine art of many genres including contemporary realism, impressionism, figurative art, abstract and 3-dimentional art, is relocating its fine art gallery to downto... (more...)


Amour d'Art Brings Presents Fine Art Gallery in Los Gatos, California, 5/3Amour d'Art Brings Presents Fine Art Gallery in Los Gatos, California, 5/3
May 01, 2013

Amour d'Art Gallery, specializing in fine art of many genres including contemporary realism, impressionism, figurative art, abstract and 3-dimentional art, is relocating its fine art gallery to downto... (more...)


Buffalo Bill Historical Center Presents 19th Century American West on View with Bodmer ExhibitBuffalo Bill Historical Center Presents 19th Century American West on View with Bodmer Exhibit
April 19, 2013

In 1832, Prince Maximilian "Prince Max" of Wied (1782 - 1867), a German aristocrat and naturalist, invited Swiss artist Karl Bodmer (1809 - 1893) to join him on a scientific journey through North Amer... (more...)


Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam Features MasterpiecesRijksmuseum in Amsterdam Features Masterpieces
April 05, 2013

Masterpieces from Rembrandt van Rijn to Piet Mondriaan will be seen in a new light when the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam re-opens to the public April 13, 2013 following a 10-year transformation. More than... (more...)


Met Museum Announces New Exhibition on Unicorns in Medieval and Renaissance ArtMet Museum Announces New Exhibition on Unicorns in Medieval and Renaissance Art
April 02, 2013

An exhibition focused on the theme of the unicorn in medieval and Renaissance art will mark the 75th anniversary of the founding of The Cloisters museum and gardens-the branch of The Metropolitan Muse... (more...)


Met Museum's SEARCH FOR THE UNICORN to Celebrate Cloisters' 75th AnniversaryMet Museum's SEARCH FOR THE UNICORN to Celebrate Cloisters' 75th Anniversary
April 01, 2013

An exhibition focused on the theme of the unicorn in medieval and Renaissance art will mark the 75th anniversary of the founding of The Cloisters museum and gardens-the branch of The Metropolitan Muse... (more...)


The Art Institute Presents New Site-Specific Installation by Kara WalkerThe Art Institute Presents New Site-Specific Installation by Kara Walker
February 22, 2013

Critically acclaimed artist Kara Walker has, over the years, pursued the silhouette's implications and transformations in paintings, drawings, collages, shadow puppets, cut steel, film and video anima... (more...)





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