‘Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body’ at The Met Breuer

Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body is a sculpture exhibition at the Met Breuer from March 21 – July 22, 2018.

Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body

This major international loan exhibition looks at seven hundred years of sculptural practice, from 1300 to now.

How have artists represented the human body? How do they make bodies look real or unreal?

About 120 works are drawn from The Met’s permanent collections, international museums, and private collections. The work includes masterpieces, rarely seen work, mannequins, and other models.

Artists in the Exhibition

Donatello (Italian, 1386 – 1466)
El Greco (Greek – Spanish, 1641 – 1614)
Anna Morandi Manzolini (Italian, 1714 – 174)
Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824 – 1904)
Antonio Canova (Italian, 1757 – 1822)
Auguste Rodin (French, 1840 – 1917)
Edgar Degas (French, 1834 – 1917)
Louise Bourgeois (French – American, 1911 – 2010)
Meret Oppenheim
Isa Genzken
Charles Ray
Fred Wilson (African – Native American, 1954)
Robert Gober
Bharti Kher
Duane Hanson
Jeff Koons
Yinka Shonibare

Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body Tickets

General admission is $25
Senior: $17
Student: $12
Child: $0

New York State residents, and New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut students with a valid ID can pay what you wish at the door.

Tickets are valid for three consecutive days at The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters.



Visit the Met Breuer

945 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10021
(at 75th St)
Upper East Side, Manhattan

Tuesday – Thursday: 10 am – 5:30 pm
Friday & Saturday: 10 am – 9 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 5:30 pm


It’s a nine-minute walk between the Met Breuer and the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Fifth Avenue.


(6) to 77th St


M1, M2, M3 or M4 to 75th St
M79 crosstown to Madison Avenue


Rapid Park Garage on 75th St at Madison

For more information, visit www.metmuseum.org


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