Tag: The Met

“Rodin at the Met”: Upholding a Long-Standing History

“Rodin at the Met”: Upholding a Long-Standing History

The sculptures and drawings of Auguste Rodin, on view in “Rodin at the Met” remind viewers of the beauty in human life and human bodies. The Metropolitan Museum of Art presents this exhibition alongside numerous worldwide exhibitions celebrating Rodin’s legacy and commemorating 100 years since […]

TEDxMet: The In-Between

Want to get involved in new programs at the Metropolitan Museum of Art? Tune in this Saturday, September 26, beginning at 9:30am for TEDxMet, a special live-streamed event hosted by the Met and designed for college students like you. This year’s theme will be “The […]

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Presents:

Warriors and Mothers Epic Mbembe Art December 9, 2014–September 16, 2015 “The figures created by Mbembe master carvers from southeastern Nigeria are among the earliest and most visually dramatic wood sculptures preserved from sub-Saharan Africa. Created between the seventeenth and nineteenth centuries, and striking for […]