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MEL & NYC Winter Festival 2018 – Tell a Tale of Two Cities

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This winter, coinciding with MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art in Melbourne, citizens can celebrate tales of two of the world’s great cities

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Visitors to Versailles 1682-1789, Journeys France – New York

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The exhibition, Visitors to Versailles 1682–1789, moves to The Met Fifth Avenue New York, a journey creator Louis XIV wouldn’t have contemplated in his lifetime

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Streams and Mountains Without End – David Rankin Reflection

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Streams and Mountains Without End at The Met New York is about a two-thousand-year longing for peace to be found in a place of retreat deep in the natural world

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Tullio Lombardo’s Adam, A Masterpiece Restored – The Met NY

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Adam by Renaissance artist Tullio Lombardo, an important work of sculpture, is back on display at The Met NY following 12 year’s of restoration following a fall

The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York – New Plaza to Meet

The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York – New Plaza to Meet

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Opening their new re-designed ‘David H. Koch Plaza’ The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York is now better equipped to handle more than 6 million annual visitors

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Towers – Symbols of Hope and Freedom

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Prior to the twentieth century towers were built as symbols to the heights of material wealth and prosperity the western world had yet achieved.

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Chinese Snuff Containers – Collections Not to Be Sneezed At

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For a long time snuff was taken from containers by the wealthy and elite in Europe in salons in which polite conversation was punctuated by a sound of sneezing

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The Roentgen Family Cabinetmakers – Neoclassical Furniture

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The German Roentgen family cabinetmaking firm in operation c1740-1795 produced some of the most outstanding furniture of their age in the neoclassical style

The Great Gatsby – A Lost Generation Celebrating Life as Art

The Great Gatsby – A Lost Generation Celebrating Life as Art

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The buzz around the making and release on May 10 of The Great Gatsby movie, with Leonardo DiCaprio, is building to fever pitch as fans grow impatient to see it