Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is NYC’s encyclopedia of art. It includes the Met Fifth Avenue, Met Breuer & Met Cloisters

Lucio Fontana ‘On the Threshold’ Argentine-Italian art at the Met Breuer

UPPER EAST SIDE; Tue-Sun, Jan 23 to Apr 14, 2019; Argentine Italian post war art exhibition ~ The minimalist abstract artist mixed painting, sculpture and architecture in ways that foretold performance art

Da Vinci Drawings and Prints at the Met Museum

UPPER EAST SIDE, Jan 28-Apr 28, 2019, Italian old masters art exhibition ~ The Met celebrates the Italian master’s 500th anniversary by showing drawings and prints from the permanent collection.

‘Crown of the Andes,’ Colombian art at the Met Museum

UPPER EAST SIDE, daily, permanent collection; Colombian Ecuadorian Peruvian Indigenous Inca colonial art exhibition ~ This beautiful religious icon from Popayán contains the legendary Atahualpa Emerald which belonged to the last Inca emperor

Museum Mile Festival 2019

UPPER EAST SIDE, Tue, June 11, 2019 ~ Fifth Avenue street fair features free admission and entertainment at the Met Museum, Guggenheim, Cooper Hewitt, Jewish Museum, Museum of the City of NY and El Museo del Barrio.
# museum open house street fair


 

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Met Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche

UPPER EAST SIDE, Daily, (estimated) November 19, 2019 to January 5, 2020 ~ The Met Christmas tree and a nativity are decorated with figurines from Naples, Italy where the nativity tradition began.
# italian christmas tree nativity

Celebrating Tintoretto Italian art at the Metropolitan Museum

UPPER EAST SIDE, Daily, Oct 16, 2018 to Jan 27, 2019 ~ Italian Renaissance art exhibition. The Met celebrates the 500th anniversary of the Venetian Renaissance artist known for working rapidly in a Mannerist style.

Delacroix

METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, UPPER EAST SIDE, Daily, September 17, 2018 to January 6, 2019 ~ The rich colors and emotions of this Romantic painter inspired the Impressionists and all who followed
#FRENCH #ROMANTIC #PAINTER

Heavenly Bodies Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

May 10 – October 8, 2018
Daily
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Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side, Manhattan
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Met Cloisters
Washington Heights / Inwood, Manhattan
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The Costume Institute creates a pilgrimage that explores the influence of Roman Catholic imagery on fashion

Painted in Mexico, 1700 – 1790: Pinxit Mexici Metropolitan Museum of Art

In the 1700s painters in New Spain created their own legacy.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Daily April 24 – July 22, 2018

Birds of a Feather Joseph Cornell’s Homage to Juan Gris at the Met

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park / Upper East Side
January 23 – April 15, 2018

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upper East Side, Manhattan
November 13, 2017 – February 12, 2018

Leonardo to Matisse master drawings from the Robert Lehman collection

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
Upper East Side, Manhattan
October 4, 2017
CLOSING Sunday, January 7, 2018

Rodin at the Met captures feelings in clay

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave, Upper East Side
September 16, 2017 – January 15, 2018

Cristóbal de Villalpando Mexican Painter of the Baroque

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Fifth Avenue at 82nd St
Upper East Side
July 25 – October 15, 2017

Theater of Disappearance connects Argentina’s Dirty War with Art History

Met Fifth Avenue
1000 Fifth Avenue
Central Park / Upper East Side
April 14 – October 29, 2017

Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion

This exhibition of the Costume Institute’s best of the best collection from the early 18th century to the present is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Nov 18, 2016 – February 5, 2017

Vigée Le Brun

One of the great 18th century French painters was Marie Antoinette’s favorite portraitist
Metropolitan Museum of Art
February 15 – May 15, 2016