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The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York – Capturing Culture

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York – Capturing Culture

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York uniquely captures cultural achievement, showcasing master art works as a reflection of human evolution antiquity – today

China: Through the LookIng Glass – A Cultural Conversation

China: Through the LookIng Glass – A Cultural Conversation

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China Through the Looking Glass is a cultural conversation taking place at The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York in collaboration with The Costume Institute

Van Gogh: Irises & Roses – The Met Reunites Master Works

Van Gogh: Irises & Roses – The Met Reunites Master Works

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Painter Vincent Van Gogh spent 15 months in Provence at Arles where he produced some 200 impressionable paintings in a time of ‘voracious artistic productivity’

Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700: Opulence and Fantasy

Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700: Opulence and Fantasy

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A landmark exhibition Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700: Opulence and Fantasy on show at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York from April 20 – July 26, 2015

China: Through the Looking Glass – Art, Film & Fashion in NY

China: Through the Looking Glass – Art, Film & Fashion in NY

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China: Through the Looking Glass May 7 – Aug 16 2015 at The Met New York is a cross cultural exhibition preceded by its stylish Costume Institute Benefit Gala

Roman Glass Multi coloured

Ennion: Master of Roman Glass – Miracle of Created Things

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Roman glass is enigmatic when its beauty is revealed by a 1st century craftsmen called Ennion, who signed his works ‘Ennion made me’ let the buyer remember him’

Carleton Watkins: Yosemite – Capturing its Essence of Beauty

Carleton Watkins: Yosemite – Capturing its Essence of Beauty

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American photographer Carleton Watkins (1829–1916), during the nineteenth century, captured the essence of the World Heritage site Yosemite National Park in California. Dedicated as a park for the benefit and enjoyment of the people, Yosemite is all about conserving the scenery and wild life of nature unimpaired for future generations…

Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire at The Met NY

Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire at The Met NY

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Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York is an exhibition of costume worn during mourning in the 19th century

Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection – On Show, New York

Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection – On Show, New York

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On show at The Metropolitan Museum of New York is Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection a major exhibition of Cubist works of Picasso, Braque, Gris and Léger

Tapestry by van Aelst, Designed by Pieter Coecke van Aelst (Netherlandish, Aelst 1502–1550 Brussels), ca. 1548. Story of Creation: God Accuses Adam and Eve after the Fall (detail). Woven under the direction of Jan de Kempeneer (Netherlandish, active 1540–56) and Frans Ghieteels (Netherlandish, active ca. 1545–after 1581), by 1551. wool, silk and gilt metallic thread

Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst & Renaissance Tapestry

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Grand Design: Pieter Coecke van Aelst and Renaissance Tapestry will provide a reassessment of the artist’s contribution to an ever evolving Northern Renaissance

Assyria to Iberia: at the Dawn of the Classic Age – The Met

Assyria to Iberia: at the Dawn of the Classic Age – The Met

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Opening September 22, 2014 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York there will be a landmark exhibition, Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age

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

The Met Gala, New York, 2014 – Who Wore It Best by Jo Bayley

The Met Gala, New York, 2014 – Who Wore It Best by Jo Bayley

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Monday 5th of May saw fashions finest descend on The Metropolitan Mueseum of Art in New York City. The Costume Institute Gala or the Met Ball as it is fondly known, is THE Oscars of fashion. It is one of the most exclusive events in New York City and at…