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Christmas Tree and Neapolitan Baroque Crèche on Display for Holiday Season at Metropolitan Museum

Posted December 9, 2011 by pressrelease

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 spruce—with a collection of 18th-century Neapolitan angels and cherubs hovering among its boughs and groups of realistic crèche […]

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art • New York

Posted October 9, 2011 by Len Rapoport

he MET is one of the world’s most respected and most visited museums.  Located conveniently at 1000 5th Avenue and 82nd Street in New York, only a stones throw from Central Park, the Guggenhiem,  the American Museum of Natural History and the Hayden Planetarium makes it a must see on every tourists list.  Of course for […]

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Consumer Shows

“A FORCE FOR NATURE”

Posted October 7, 2011 by pressrelease

PHOTOPLUS EXPO PRESENTS “A FORCE FOR NATURE” KEYNOTE PRESENTATION WITH PHOTO ICONS ART WOLFE, FRANS LANTING, AND THOMAS MANGELSEN Award Winning Photographers Share Stage, Images, and Experience for First Time Anywhere NEW YORK, NY — October 7, 2011 – PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo will present a special keynote presentation titled, “A Force for […]

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Late Renaissance Master Perino del Vaga at MET

Posted September 26, 2011 by pressrelease

Exhibition Date: September 27, 2011–February 5, 2012 Press Preview: Monday, September 26, 10:00 a.m.–noon Perino del Vaga (Pietro Buonaccorsi, 1501-1547), a pupil of Raphael, was a leading innovator of the late Renaissance style known as Mannerism, and one of the most influential Italian artists of the 16th century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art recently acquired […]

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New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art Exhibitions Schedule

Posted September 9, 2011 by pressrelease

SCHEDULE OF EXHIBITIONS SEPTEMBER 2011 – JUNE 2012 • Opening November 1, 2011: New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia • Opening January 16, 2012: New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and  Decorative Arts  NEW EXHIBITIONS The 9/11 Peace Story Quilt August 30, 2011–January 22, 2012 The […]

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Heroic Africans: Legendary Leaders, Iconic Sculptures

Posted September 9, 2011 by pressrelease

September 21, 2011 – January 29, 2012 Press Preview: Monday, September 19, 10 a.m. – noon A major international loan exhibition that challenges conventional perceptions of African art will go on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art beginning September 21. Bringing together more than 100 masterpieces drawn from collections in Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, the […]

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Good Humor at the Met – New York

Posted September 7, 2011 by pressrelease

Good Humor at the Met—Caricature and Satire Explored in Infinite Jest at the Metropolitan Museum Beginning September 13 September 13, 2011–March 4, 2012 Press Preview: Monday, September 12, 10 a.m.–noon Infinite Jest: Caricature and Satire from Leonardo to Levine, on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art September 13, 2011, through March 4, 2012, will explore humorous […]

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Art of Dissent in 17th-Century China At The Met

Posted August 26, 2011 by pressrelease

Acclaimed Hong Kong Collection of Ming Loyalist Art On View at Metropolitan Museum This Fall September 7, 2011 – January 2, 2012 Press preview: Tuesday, September 6, 10 a.m. – noon The collapse of the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) and subsequent conquest of China by semi-nomadic Manchu tribesmen from northeast of the Great Wall engendered some […]

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