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Inside-Out: An interview with Manjari Sharma and Irina Rozovsky

Last spring, when she got the email from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, photographer Manjari Sharma was surprised. Was the Met really putting on a show of camera-phone art and asking her to participate? 1,916 more words

Exhibitions

Rei Kawakubo Exhibit at The Met

Rei Kawakubo, originally an artist from Tokyo, grew up in a household that enjoyed Western culture as an aesthetic, on the grounds of Keio University where her father worked. 316 more words

Art

The Met: Celebrating Six Months of Open Access, plus The Met on Google BigQuery

The Met: Celebrating Six Months of Open Access, plus The Met on Google BigQuery. “It’s been six months since The Met launched its Open Access initiative, which made available all 375,000+ images of public-domain works in The Met collection under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). 24 more words

Tweaks & Updates

Field Trips - Met & Staceyann Chin!

Although I plumb forgot to take photos of our intimate group at the Metropolitan Museum of Art this past Sunday, I wanted to share some resources from the field trip in case you weren’t able to make it! 271 more words

Monday at the Museum: Taking Tea at the Met

Monday seems like the perfect day of the week to dive down the proverbial rabbit hole, perhaps into a museum’s collection. There are plenty of items awaiting individual discovery, like these eleven tea-related objects from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. 921 more words

Master Class

There is no such thing as a blank slate

You are not a driveway,

chalked up by a five year old neighbor

and washed away in a summer’s rain.

You are not a brick wall, 137 more words