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Hercules Segers’ Otherworldly Beauty at the Met

Hercules Segers’ Otherworldly Beauty at the Met

Phyllis Lam, Contributing Writer
February 16
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

The Met's new exhibit of Dutch Golden Age painter Hercules Segers' landscape prints is a stunning display of an artist that influenced Rembrandt himself with his fine-tuned skill and innovation.

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The Met Breuer Opens With Unfinished Art and Concepts

The Met Breuer Opens With Unfinished Art and Concepts

Audrey Deng, Deputy Managing Editor
March 21
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Met Breuer museum opens with a Nasreen Mohamedi retrospective and an exhibition called "Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible".

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‘The Power of Prints’ is Unexpectedly Powerful

Talia Milavetz, Entertainment Editor
February 1
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

An artist who uses scissors with her mouth is one of many artists featured in a new exhibit.

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Northern Renaissance art on display at Met

Northern Renaissance art on display at Met

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
December 2
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Metropolitan Museum of Art celebrates the work of Italian painter and illuminator Girolamo dai Libri and various Veronese artists in a new 14-piece exhibit.

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Art of the ancient Americas and paintings from China open at the Met

Art of the ancient Americas and paintings from China open at the Met

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
November 3
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Ancient American exhibit "Design for Eternity" and "Masterpieces of Chinese Painting" opened at the Met, providing a wide-ranging scope of Ancient American architectural design and Chinese calligraphy.

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Two worlds meet at Met

Two worlds meet at Met

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
October 26
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Two vastly different exhibits find common artistic ground in the Met's "Fashion and Virtue" and "Celebrating the Art of Japan." Explore how textiles changed from housework to hate-couture in this expansive gallery.

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Met focuses on Egyptian Middle Kingdom in exhibit

Met focuses on Egyptian Middle Kingdom in exhibit

Carter Glace, Staff Writer
October 19
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

The Metropolitan Museum of Art opens a comprehensive exhibit on the Middle Kingdom in their Egyptian Wing in "Ancient Egypt Transformed: The Middle Kingdom."

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‘Drawing’ through history at Met

‘Drawing’ through history at Met

Lily Dolin, Contributing Writer
October 5
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

"Drawings and Prints" opens at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, featuring artwork from Western Europe and America from the 15th century to the present.

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Exhibition explores funeral fashion

Exhibition explores funeral fashion

Gianna Collier-Pitts, Violet Vision Blog Editor
October 22
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

The presence of death has never been so attractive as when showcased in the Anna Wintour Costume Center. The upcoming Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition, smartly coined "Death Becomes Her," looks at the history of mourning attire in the 19th century across Europe and the United States. It also delves deeper into the societal trends surrounding grief and the female image.

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Met protests must reflect First Amendment rights

Met protests must reflect First Amendment rights

WSN Editorial Board
October 21
Filed under OPINION, Opinion Columnists

Controversial opera "The Death of Klinghoffer" is set to debut at the Met this fall, much to the dismay of some prominent protesters.

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