The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Behold the Fancy Piano at the Met That Connects Parlor Music and Pop
Monday, February 1, 2016 at 12:45 p.m. by Lindsey Rhoades
Acting as a backbone for Astoria, Queens, Steinway Street begins where 39th Street meets Northern Boulevard. It stretches Northeast along the length of the neighborhood, crossing under Grand Central Parkway. It eventually ends just ...
The Met Wants to Serenade You — Literally — With New Musical Exhibit 'Sonic Blossom'
Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 11:32 a.m. by Silas Valentino
At the heart of Lee Mingwei’s upcoming exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a simple offering: May I give you the gift of song? The question is an introduction into Mingwei’s interactive project "Sonic Blossom," which pairs ...
The Met Doubles Down on Pierre Huyghe
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 3:32 p.m. by Jennifer Krasinski
It's always interesting to see how an artist's ideas can fall flat in one medium but resound in another. Whether due to an uneven mastery of craft or to the particular nature of his most recent efforts, French artist Pierre Huyghe i...
A Met Exhibit Contains Multitudes in Just Four of van Gogh’s Flower Still Lifes
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 11:54 a.m. by Christian Viveros-Faune
When does a hanging of just four paintings constitute a powerful exhibition? When those pictures happen to be allegorical canvases of overripe flowers by history's most Instagrammed, photographed, and postcarded painter. If there ev...