Saturday, September 5, 2020

THE MET SCHEDULES VIRTUAL EVENTS THIS WEEK 

Images of fashion model and advocate Bethann Hardison; model, activist, and philanthropist Naomi Campbell; and model, author, and entrepreneur Iman.

MetSpeaks

The Atelier with Alina Cho: Bethann Hardison, Naomi Campbell, and Iman

Wednesday, September 9, 1–2 pm

Join journalist Alina Cho with fashion model and advocate Bethann Hardison; model, activist, and philanthropist Naomi Campbell; and model, author, and entrepreneur Iman for a conversation on their personal journeys, racial diversity in fashion, the current moment, and their hopes for the future.

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Image of Taiwanese-American artist Lee Mingwei's site-specific durational performance work 'OUR LABYRINTH'.

MetLiveArts

Lee Mingwei and Bill T. Jones: OUR LABYRINTH

"It is not your duty to finish the work, but neither are you at liberty to neglect it." –Rabbi Tarfon (Pirkei Avot 2:16)

Wednesdays, September 16, 23, 30, 12–4:30 pm

Join us for a site-specific performance of Taiwanese-American artist Lee Mingwei's durational work OUR LABYRINTH, livestreamed over three weeks from The Met's galleries. With new contributions by Bill T. Jones, the work features dancers of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop, modern, vogue, and more.

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MetLiveArts

ETHEL and Friends: Balcony Bar from Home

Friday, September 4, 5–5:30 pm

Experience the Balcony Bar from home with inspired programming from our resident ensemble, ETHEL, one of the most acclaimed string quartets in the contemporary concert field. This week's installment features flutist Brandon Patrick George.

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Image of Nursing uniform at The Costume Institute.

MetTours

Insider Insights—Symbols of Service: Nursing and Red Cross Uniforms at The Costume Institute

Saturday, September 5, 10–10:20 am

Join Met experts for a peek into The Costume Institute's collection of nursing-related uniforms in appreciation of healthcare workers past and present.

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MetCreates

Drop-in Drawing—Capturing Movement

Sunday, September 6, 10–10:30 am

Learn how to create movement in your drawings with an exercise designed to generate the impression of action.

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MetStudies

The Observant Eye Online

Thursday, September 10, 6–7 pm

Tap into your powers of observation and investigate a work of art through close looking and discussion. All adult learners are welcome. Advance registration is required.

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adult man and young male adult construct an art project

Access

Discoveries—Shaping Beauty

Sunday, September 13, 11 am–12 pm

Join us for a virtual workshop to talk about art with others and share artwork you have made at home. For kids and adults with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. Advance registration is required.

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Image of three teens, a boy and two girls, pointing at a sculpture with notebooks and pencils

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.

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