Friday, July 10, 2020

Met Anywhere: Virtual Events

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Image of Gerhard Richter's oil painting titled Ice, depicting pale blue icebergs floating against grey water and grey sky


Artists on Artworks—Thomas Struth and Cecily Brown on Gerhard Richter

Join contemporary artists to learn about their relationships with the work of German master painter Gerhard Richter.

Thomas Struth on Gerhard Richter

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Cecily Brown on Gerhard Richter
Tuesday, July 21, 6–6:30 pm
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ETHEL and Friends: Balcony Bar from Home

Friday, July 10, 5–5:30 pm

Experience the Balcony Bar from home with the Great Hall Balcony Bar's resident ensemble, ETHEL, one of the most acclaimed string quartets in the contemporary concert field. This week’s installment features jazz percussionist and composer Ulysses Owens Jr. with a special guest appearance by vocalist Juquan Vickers.

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Storytime with The Met

Enjoy Storytime from home! Join us every Thursday to look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books. Recommended for families with children ages 18 months to 6 years.   Watch now →

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Drop-in Drawing—Collage

Sunday, July 12, 10–10:30 am

Drop in anytime for a virtual session of our popular series and experience The Met collection through creative drawing challenges. This week, learn how to create a landscape by collaging with a variety of paper scraps and other everyday materials.  Learn more →

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adult man and young male adult construct an art project


Discoveries—Art and Activism: Poster-Making Workshop

Tuesday, July 14, 3–4:30 pm

Show your creativity and celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act! Join The Met, Poster House, and Isometric Studio to learn about the history of disability activism and create your own poster. For individuals with developmental and learning disabilities and those on the autism spectrum, with family and friends.

ADA 30 | Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

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Image of works of art on paper made my teens at The Met.


Teen Studio—Creative Collages

Wednesday, July 15, 1–4 pm (Middle School Students)
Wednesday, July 22, 1–5 pm (High School Students)

Teens are invited to ignite their creativity during virtual collage workshops, creating works of art from paper on hand at home. No prior experience necessary.

Middle School Students →
High School Students →

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Virtual Group Tours

Engage with great works of art—wherever you are! Experience live virtual tours for K–12 School Groups and Adult Groups. Join us and connect with more than 5,000 years of art and culture. Learn more →

Racial Justice Resource Library

This library of resources, created in collaboration with many areas across The Met, is intended to support our staff's individual and personal efforts to address systemic racism and injustice, which will help advance our institution's work to dismantle inequalities through our diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility plans.  Learn more →

More Virtual Events

Looking for more? Events are available on YouTube, Facebook, and our website after they premiere.  See all upcoming virtual events →