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18th–Century Mechanical Furniture on View in New Exhibition At The MET

Metropolitan Museum This Fall,  October 30, 2012 thru January 27, 2013 Exhibition Location: Special Exhibition Gallery, first floor Press preview: Monday, October 29, 10:00 a.m.– noon Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Fur...
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Metropolitan Museum Examines Chinese Garden Theme

Special Exhibition Opening This Summer • August 18, 2012 – January 6, 2013   An exhibition exploring the rich interactions between pictorial and garden arts in China across more than 1,000 years will be on view at Th...
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Tamron Spotlights IPA’s Len Rapoport – August 2012 Newsletter

Tips for Shooting a Day in the Big Apple Len Rapoport uses the 18-270mm VC PZD lens for his city adventures Article By Jennifer Gidman • Images by Len Rapoport – Article has been reprinted from the Tamron eNewslett...
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The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum – The Beginning & Now

Article from the USS Intrepid, Photos Courtesy of Intrepid Museum Archives and Len Rapoport According to the Department of the Navy, Naval Historical Center, the USS Intrepid began as 27,100-ton Essex class aircraft carrier bui...
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Metropolitan Museum of Art – Exhibitions 2012

New Exhibitions Upcoming Exhibitions New Galleries Continuing Exhibitions New & Continuing Installations Traveling Exhibitions  Chinese Gardens: Palace Pavilions, Scholars’ Studios, Rustic Retreats August 18, 2012—Janu...
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Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada’s Impossible Conversations at Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute

May 10 thru August 19, 2012   Exhibition location: Special exhibition galleries, first floor The spring 2012 exhibition organized by The Costume Institute of The Metropolitan Museum of Art is Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossib...
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And Now For Something Completely Different – Kinetic Sculpture Races

inetic Sculptures are amphibious, human powered works of art that have been custom built for this unique race.  Each May, the American Visionary Art Museum (AVAM) hosts the East Coast Kinetic Sculpture Race Championship at t...
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Sharing Knowledge: Inspired by Tradition

rom the intricately-carved white gypsum panels and traditional detailed lightscreens marrying side by side with softly curved vanilla arches, Katara harkens present-day visitors back to a yesteryear long, long ago marked by con...
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Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche on Display for Holiday Season at Metropolitan Museum

he Christmas tree and Neapolitan Baroque crèche at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, a long-standing yuletide tradition in New York, is now on view for the holiday season through January 8, 2012.  The brightly lit, 20-foot blue...
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