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Opening today! "Epic Abstraction: Pollock to Herrera" explores large-scale abstract painting, sculpture, and assemblage through more than 50 works. #MetEpicAbstraction https://t.co/9hCWxAxKkz
This depiction of Mount Fuji, which last erupted 311 years ago today, is by Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai. https://t.co/6WwweFQb1g
The stylish exhibition catalogue for #MetHeavenlyBodies makes @sfchronicle's list of "top 2018 books to gift." https://t.co/EkggGMmOuE
Today at The Met: The 2019 Grammy-nominated troupe @Apollos_Fire is joined by additional singers, dancers, and instrumentalists to celebrate the Celtic roots of an Appalachian Christmas. https://t.co/zJTleBNGej
Revisit Ranjani Shettar's "Seven ponds and a few raindrops" (which has just been awarded the 2019 @IndiaToday Art Award for Best Solo Exhibition!) in this #MetCollects video: https://t.co/5HKfvxRoDC.
☕ It’s #InternationalTeaDay every day here at The Met! As the winter season gets underway, join us in The Dining Room for sweeping treetop views of Central Park and afternoon tea, served daily from 2-4 p.m. https://t.co/SLihg1FGBq
While the pearl necklace has long stood as an emblem of respectability and social status, it has also enjoyed favor as an erotic accessory. Learn more in #MetJewelry: https://t.co/7qtpf0wQQK. #NationalWearYourPearlsDay
Used in festivals and banquets, funerals and temple rituals, harps in various forms have existed for thousands of years—yet lend themselves to innovation and reinterpretation. Join us tonight for in-gallery harp concerts: https://t.co/A0xgKQjNRI.
Studying for final exams? You might be hitting the books like Madame Ginoux appears to be doing in this 19th century portrait by Vincent van Gogh: https://t.co/I7kkGTP27e.
Painting blossomed in Japan during the Edo period (1615–1868) as artists daringly experimented with conventional styles. Discover more than 40 examples in #PoetryofNature, on view through January 21: https://t.co/kvNTAwQiEd.
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