Friday, November 13, 2020

Virtual Events from The Met

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Rosanne Cash and A. M. Homes: Eye of the Collector

Tuesday, November 17, 7–7:30 pm

Join singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash and author A. M. Homes for an evening of songs and poems inspired by the exhibition Photography's Last Century: The Ann Tenenbaum and Thomas H. Lee Collection. This virtual performance weaves together words, music, and photographs by Alfred Stieglitz, Diane Arbus, Andy Warhol, and others.

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Drop-in Drawing

How to Draw a Decorative Border
Celebrate the fall harvest with an exercise inspired by the changing seasons in the gardens at The Met Cloisters.
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Sunday, November 15, 10–10:30 am

Learn how to make a collage inspired by a dream, a mood, or a work of art using magazine clippings and any other paper items you have.
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Insider Insights

The Year Turns in The Met Cloisters Gardens
Join horticultural staff from The Met Cloisters to learn about behind-the-scenes activities at the end of the gardens' growing season.
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Beethoven's World

Saturday, November 21, 10–10:30 am
Join a Met curator to explore the instruments, art, and philosophy that shaped composer Ludwig van Beethoven's world and continue to inform our approach to the man and his music.
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Image of violinist Alexandrina Boyanova and pianist Peter Fancovic in front of rocks.


ETHEL and Friends: Balcony Bar from Home

Friday, November 13, 5 pm

Experience the Balcony Bar from home with inspired programming from 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 violinist Alexandrina Boyanova and pianist Peter Fancovic.

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adult man and young male adult construct an art project


Discoveries—Power Up!

Sunday, November 15, 11 am–12 pm

Join us for a virtual workshop to discuss art from the exhibition Arte del mar: Artistic Exchange in the Caribbean and to 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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Virtual Family Afternoon—Food for Thought

Sunday, November 15, 1–4 pm

Food justice is the recipe for community. Explore hands-on family fun with an art-making activity, a Storytime reading, an interview with a food advocate, and a live Ask the Expert event that is a feast for the eyes! For families with children ages 3–11.

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Storytime with The Met

Thursday, November 19, 12–12:10 pm

Enjoy Storytime from home! Join us every week to look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books. Recommended for families with children ages 18 months to 6 years.
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The Sandwich Swap
Join Met educator Christina for a reading of The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania of Jordan Al Abdullah and Kelly DiPucchio.
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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.

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