The Met New York

Detail of 17th-century portrait of Murasaki Shikibu, wearing the j?nihitoe, by Tosa Mitsuoki (1617–1691)

The Tale of Genji: A Japanese Classic Illuminated at The Met

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Written c1000 at the imperial court in Japan by the Lady Murasaki Shikibu The Tale of Genji has had a profound effect on the evolution of literature and romance

Detail- Streams and Mountains

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

Court and Cosmos: Great Age of the Seljuqs at The Met, NY

Court and Cosmos: Great Age of the Seljuqs at The Met, NY

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At The Met, NY a landmark international loan exhibition until July 24 features spectacular works of art showcasing Court and Cosmos the Great Age of the Seljuqs

The First Monday in May – A High Fashion & Celebrity Film

The First Monday in May – A High Fashion & Celebrity Film

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Vogue Editor in Chief Anna Wintour and her colleagues pose a question in the high fashion documentary, The First Monday in May, should fashion be viewed as art?