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WPIX 11 New York
30 years ago today, ‘Preppy Murder’ shocked NYCheaded to Central Park around 4:30 a.m. A bicyclist found her body around 6:15
30 years ago today, ‘Preppy Murder’ shocked NYC
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
headed to Central Park around 4:30 a.m. A bicyclist found her body around 6:15 a.m. under a tree in the park behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her body was partially clothed and badly bruised, and there were strangulation marks around her... Read more
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NZCity
Amy Schumer has slammed the Met Gala. The 35-year-old comedian attended the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Ins
Amy Schumer has slammed the Met Gala.
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
The 35-year-old comedian attended the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in May this year but insisted it was her first and last time because she hated every minute of it. Speaking to Howard... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NY’s Met extends hit tech-linked fashion exhibit New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art said Thursday it is extending the hours
NY’s Met extends hit tech-linked fashion exhibit
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art said Thursday it is extending the hours of the “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” exhibition that has drawn near-record visits. A Chanel wedding... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
‘Cafe Select’ enchants with illusions of timeon works of art. "Winter Is a Shivering Girl" is inspired by the Houdon sculptu
‘Cafe Select’ enchants with illusions of time
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
on works of art. "Winter Is a Shivering Girl" is inspired by the Houdon sculpture, "Winter," which is displayed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Rivera is also a great poet of love. "If Just for Coffee" is an oblique love poem.... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Bright lights, big liliesart book, and an appendix indicating where you can see a water lily painting in
Bright lights, big lilies
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
art book, and an appendix indicating where you can see a water lily painting in museums around the world, including at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and MoMA. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have one in their collection, a Nympheas from... Read more
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New York Post
How the ‘Preppy Killer’ could have been stoppedlove with Chambers. The pair left Dorrians in the early hours of August 26 and
How the ‘Preppy Killer’ could have been stopped
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
love with Chambers. The pair left Dorrians in the early hours of August 26 and walked to Central Park to have sex near the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Fairstein theorized that Chambers killed Levin because she poked fun at him after he couldn’t... Read more
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USA Today
Amy Schumer says attending the Met Gala 'felt like a punishment'famed Met Gala, a gathering of the best of the best in fashion and Hollywood, d
Amy Schumer says attending the Met Gala 'felt like a punishment'
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
famed Met Gala, a gathering of the best of the best in fashion and Hollywood, dressed in themed formalwear each year at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. But apparently, the hot ticket is not as exciting as it seems. Or it least it wasn't... Read more
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Daily Mail
Amy Schumer reveals the Met Gala 'felt like a punishment'Amy Schumer has slammed the Met Gala. The 35-year-old comedian attended the Me
Amy Schumer reveals the Met Gala 'felt like a punishment'
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Amy Schumer has slammed the Met Gala. The 35-year-old comedian attended the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in May this year but insisted it was her first and last time because she hated every minute of it. 'I don't like the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Amy Schumer: Met Gala was 'punishment'Amy Schumer has vowed never to attend the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual C
Amy Schumer: Met Gala was 'punishment'
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Amy Schumer has vowed never to attend the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute Gala in New York again, revealing this year’s fashion bash “felt like punishment”. The comedian wore an Alexander Wang gown to her first Met Gala in May... Read more
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Christian Today
Seduction and beheading: What a dark Bible story tells us about goodnessMetropolitan Museum of Art/Public Domain Mark 6:14-29 tells the story of the d
Seduction and beheading: What a dark Bible story tells us about goodness
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
Metropolitan Museum of Art/Public Domain Mark 6:14-29 tells the story of the death of John the Baptist at the hands of Herod. Most people know the story. Apart from the Bible, it's told in paintings and grand opera. There's a whiff of evil decadence... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Neosho artist Serio's work selected for Minnesota exhibitShe worked previously at the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley Colleg
Neosho artist Serio's work selected for Minnesota exhibit
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
She worked previously at the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, the New York Public Library, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She received her PhD from Columbia University with a specialization in early 17th-century Dutch... Read more
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Arts Journal
The Fisher Folly: SFMoMA’s Bad Dealthat much space, 60 percent, to the Fisher collection is way too large a propor
The Fisher Folly: SFMoMA’s Bad Deal
Arts Journal / Posted 5 days ago
that much space, 60 percent, to the Fisher collection is way too large a proportion of the museum. The Lehman wing at the Metropolitan Museum* is most analogous; the collection must stay together as it was at the time of the gift. But, while I... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Observe and documentannual Law Enforcement Summit in 2014. This reporter watched her escort a grou
Observe and document
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
annual Law Enforcement Summit in 2014. This reporter watched her escort a group of New York police officers through the Metropolitan Museum of Art in March. Herman asked them to describe some of the things they saw. They did their best. "This... Read more
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NBC News
Zendaya Will Play Mary Jane in Newest Spider-ManActress Zendaya attends the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology"
Zendaya Will Play Mary Jane in Newest Spider-Man
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Actress Zendaya attends the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City.Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images Zendaya's role in the newest Spider-Man reboot has... Read more
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Philly.com
Streisand delivers 'Music, Mem'ries, Magic'The Philadelphia Museum of Art generously let her in to videotape chunks of the
Streisand delivers 'Music, Mem'ries, Magic'
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Philadelphia Museum of Art generously let her in to videotape chunks of the 1966 TV special "Color Me Barbra" after the Metropolitan Museum turned her down. Streisand's last two tours both started here - the first, in 2006, breaking a Wells... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NYC chaperones become in-laws to future brideon the fun. "Anytime they went out with her I was there, too," he says. He an
NYC chaperones become in-laws to future bride
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
on the fun. "Anytime they went out with her I was there, too," he says. He and Lakresha went with his parents through the Metropolitan Museum of Art, meals out and on a boat cruise around Manhattan. After his parents' visit, the family Lakresha... Read more
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New York Post
The story behind Central Park’s 3,466-old, 238-ton Egyptian obeliskPark” examines the origins of the park’s most distinctive and unusual attractio
The story behind Central Park’s 3,466-old, 238-ton Egyptian obelisk
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
Park” examines the origins of the park’s most distinctive and unusual attraction: The Egyptian obelisk that sits behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Affectionately called Cleopatra’s Needle, and commissioned by Thutmose III, it was originally... Read more
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PR.com
Laura Rathe Fine Art Presents Hunt Slonem: Faunathe focus of over 300 solo exhibitions worldwide and is held in the collections
Laura Rathe Fine Art Presents Hunt Slonem: Fauna
PR.com / Posted 8 days ago
the focus of over 300 solo exhibitions worldwide and is held in the collections of more than 100 museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. With over 25 years... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Kathryn Bigelow, Robert Irwin to be honored at LACMA galamillion, said the museum. Since its first edition in 2011, LACMA’s Art + Film
Kathryn Bigelow, Robert Irwin to be honored at LACMA gala
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
million, said the museum. Since its first edition in 2011, LACMA’s Art + Film Gala, has become a west coast answer to the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala. It has also become an early stop on the Oscar campaign trail, with... Read more
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Canberra Times
Collectors pluck 19th century harps from obscurityalso made pianos used by Chopin, Debussy, Ravel and Stravinsky among others. Ex
Collectors pluck 19th century harps from obscurity
Canberra Times / Posted 10 days ago
also made pianos used by Chopin, Debussy, Ravel and Stravinsky among others. Examples of their harps are displayed at The Metropolitan Museum in New York. Pedals on harps were introduced around 1810, so this example probably pre-dates that. It... Read more
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The Morning Call
Classical: Valley Vivaldi finale includes Bach and piece for recorderin a wide variety of concert venues, from the Kimmel Center and the Montreal Ja
Classical: Valley Vivaldi finale includes Bach and piece for recorder
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
in a wide variety of concert venues, from the Kimmel Center and the Montreal Jazz Festival to Carnegie Hall and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Farrell will appear Saturday with renowned Canadian harp guitarist Claude LaFlamme in an... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Heth, Bell honored in New York Cityteacher and parent winners on the trip. The group spent the three days visitin
Heth, Bell honored in New York City
Bureau County Republican / Posted 10 days ago
teacher and parent winners on the trip. The group spent the three days visiting the many sites of New York, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Modern Museum of Art, the John Lennon Memorial, Central Park, went to The Top of the Rock at... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Taylor Swift Donates $1 Million to Louisiana Flood Relief11 people dead. Taylor Swift attends the ‘Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age O
Taylor Swift Donates $1 Million to Louisiana Flood Relief
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
11 people dead. Taylor Swift attends the ‘Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology’ Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for The Huffington... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Wellington Council supports Te Papa’s innovation incubatorSome of the biggest names in the museum and gallery world have innovation hubs
Wellington Council supports Te Papa’s innovation incubator
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Some of the biggest names in the museum and gallery world have innovation hubs – from the British Museum in London to the Metropolitan Museum of art in New York.Te Papa has invested around $1 million to establish Mahuki. This includes housing the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Inside the underground economy propping up New York City's food cartsto pay the city a $288,200 franchise fee for the right to vend for one year fro
Inside the underground economy propping up New York City's food carts
Crain's New York Business / Posted 12 days ago
to pay the city a $288,200 franchise fee for the right to vend for one year from a single hot dog cart in front of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. That same year, they paid $480,400 for the rights to Central Park’s 60 concessions, making them... Read more
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Asian journal
DNC Chronicles: Patriotic virtues of Hillary Clinton’s presidential nominationmet with Pres. G.W. Bush and got those survivor benefits increased to $100,000.
DNC Chronicles: Patriotic virtues of Hillary Clinton’s presidential nomination
Asian journal / Posted 15 days ago
met with Pres. G.W. Bush and got those survivor benefits increased to $100,000. James Grissom is a part-time employee of Metropolitan Museum of Art. He had bladder cancer in 2007 with no insurance or savings. His urologist referred him to Planned... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Taking a Soundwalk, a musical stroll through New York streetsIt was with some trepidation that I set out last week to try Soundwalk 9:09, a
Taking a Soundwalk, a musical stroll through New York streets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
It was with some trepidation that I set out last week to try Soundwalk 9:09, a piece the Metropolitan Museum of Art commissioned from John Luther Adams, the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer. Composed of sounds recorded in the area, the work is... Read more
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The Columbian
Strong women are featured in new releasesfaces the frustration of fighting those who live behind red tape. • “The First
Strong women are featured in new releases
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
faces the frustration of fighting those who live behind red tape. • “The First Monday in May”: Follows creation of The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s “China: Through The Looking Glass.” • “NCIS: New Orleans”: Scott Bakula stars in this series... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rihanna to receive MTV's lifetime achievement awardaward Rihanna will perform at the ceremony in New York, where she is nominated
Rihanna to receive MTV's lifetime achievement award
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
award Rihanna will perform at the ceremony in New York, where she is nominated for four VMA's. Rihanna at the 2015 Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala benefit. Picture: AFP. NEW YORK - Rihanna will receive MTV's lifetime... Read more
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The Economic Times
Focus on the Right Infrastructure First: NYC Chief Digital Officeron this side," he told ET. Srinivasan, who has earlier been the CDO at his alm
Focus on the Right Infrastructure First: NYC Chief Digital Officer
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
on this side," he told ET. Srinivasan, who has earlier been the CDO at his alma mater Columbia University, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, is on an India-wide tour with Twitter, talking about the importance of using social media and... Read more
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Arts Journal
Rewind: Another Look at William Merritt Chasein value as I see few among us who will be able to take up the brush where he h
Rewind: Another Look at William Merritt Chase
Arts Journal / Posted 16 days ago
in value as I see few among us who will be able to take up the brush where he has laid it down.” When Chase died, the Metropolitan Museum of Art held a memorial exhibition of his paintings. Today, Chase should be better known, I think. Here... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
All-Female 'Ocean's Eleven' Spinoff Looking to Avoid 'Ghostbusters'-Type BacklashOcean's incarnation -- headed up by Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Anne Hat
All-Female 'Ocean's Eleven' Spinoff Looking to Avoid 'Ghostbusters'-Type Backlash
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Ocean's incarnation -- headed up by Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway and involving a heist at New York's Metropolitan Museum -- a predictable social media backlash began, with fans invoking the Ghostbusters disappointment. But a... Read more
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The Age
Stuff the Oscars, the Met Gala is a real fashion showKardashian and Kanye West looking ahead in silver at the Manus x Machina: Fashi
Stuff the Oscars, the Met Gala is a real fashion show
The Age / Posted 17 days ago
Kardashian and Kanye West looking ahead in silver at the Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images So much silver. In the future, apparently,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Stuff the Oscars, the Met Gala is a real fashion showKardashian and Kanye West looking ahead in silver at the Manus x Machina: Fashi
Stuff the Oscars, the Met Gala is a real fashion show
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Kardashian and Kanye West looking ahead in silver at the Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images So much silver. In the future, apparently,... Read more
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The Age
Frida Kahlo the iconJacques died she was making up her mind where she wanted to give the collection
Frida Kahlo the icon
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Jacques died she was making up her mind where she wanted to give the collection, and when she decided to give it to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York I happened to be there. "And she turned to me and she said, 'Now the Mexican... Read more
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Rappler
US judge issues arrest warrant for rapper Tygain court for not paying his rent. File photo shows Tyga on the red carpet for t
US judge issues arrest warrant for rapper Tyga
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
in court for not paying his rent. File photo shows Tyga on the red carpet for the 2016 Costume Institute Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in May. Photo by Justine Lane/EPA LOS ANGELES, USA – A Los Angeles judge issued an arrest warrant... Read more
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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB Art Galleries to present work of Lydia Okumuraan exhibition at the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo. Her work is inc
UB Art Galleries to present work of Lydia Okumura
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 18 days ago
an exhibition at the Hara Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo. Her work is included in numerous collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York; Museo de Art Moderna in Brazil; the Akron Art Museum in Akron, Ohio; and Museum of... Read more
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Rappler
Marcos art forfeiture halted as ownership question brought upwith an estimated value of $11.84 million. The second has 27 paintings and scul
Marcos art forfeiture halted as ownership question brought up
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
with an estimated value of $11.84 million. The second has 27 paintings and sculptures reportedly found at the sequestered Metropolitan Museum of Manila and is assessed at $548,445.48. Finally, there is also the Grandma Moses collection of 12... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New York: A gallery geek's Met survival guideBronwyn Sell takes the hard work out of visiting New York's massive Metropolita
New York: A gallery geek's Met survival guide
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Bronwyn Sell takes the hard work out of visiting New York's massive Metropolitan Museum. The Great Hall in the Met. Photo / Brett Beyer The first time I made an attempt on the Metropolitan Museum of Art, I saved my visit for my last day in New York... Read more
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Boston Globe
For a Renaissance sculpture at the MFA, it’s assembly requiredhow things ought to be pieced together, as his sculptor nephew Andrea did on hi
For a Renaissance sculpture at the MFA, it’s assembly required
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
how things ought to be pieced together, as his sculptor nephew Andrea did on his own “Prudence,” a roundel loaned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. It came in 15 pieces and was assembled based on numbers inside the seams. Luca della... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and scienceprovided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at t
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and science
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 days ago
provided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at the Cloisters, which is operated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Upper Manhattan. The artist likes the fact her work can connect a viewer with the natural... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and scienceprovided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at t
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and science
Darien News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
provided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at the Cloisters, which is operated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Upper Manhattan. The artist likes the fact her work can connect a viewer with the natural... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and scienceprovided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at t
Bruce Museum opens ‘Flora & Fauna,’ a marriage of art and science
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
provided by both of those great institutions, as well as the great gardens at the Cloisters, which is operated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Upper Manhattan. The artist likes the fact her work can connect a viewer with the natural... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Diane Arbus' formative years revealed in previously unseen photographsor a voyeur who exploited her subjects. The Backwards Man in his hotel room, N.
Diane Arbus' formative years revealed in previously unseen photographs
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
or a voyeur who exploited her subjects. The Backwards Man in his hotel room, N.Y.C. 1961. Photo: Diane Arbus New York's Metropolitan Museum have just revealed a collection of previously unseen images, focusing on her first seven years working... Read more
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The Age
Diane Arbus' formative years revealed in previously unseen photographsor a voyeur who exploited her subjects. The Backwards Man in his hotel room, N.
Diane Arbus' formative years revealed in previously unseen photographs
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
or a voyeur who exploited her subjects. The Backwards Man in his hotel room, N.Y.C. 1961. Photo: Diane Arbus New York's Metropolitan Museum have just revealed a collection of previously unseen images, focusing on her first seven years working... Read more
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Arts Journal
Metropolitan Museum Boasts Record Attendance; Attributes Deficit, in Part, to Younger Demographicsor, when appropriate, scale. Large, scholarly, ground-breaking, beautiful exhib
Metropolitan Museum Boasts Record Attendance; Attributes Deficit, in Part, to Younger Demographics
Arts Journal / Posted 22 days ago
or, when appropriate, scale. Large, scholarly, ground-breaking, beautiful exhibitions have long been part of the DNA of the Metropolitan Museum and we have every intention of continuing that critical aspect of our educational mission.” That said,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Colin Farrell reveals drastically greying haireye as he made his way across LAX Airport in Los Angeles on Wednesday It was a
Colin Farrell reveals drastically greying hair
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
eye as he made his way across LAX Airport in Los Angeles on Wednesday It was altogether different to his appearance at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Benefit Gala in May, during which he showed no trace of grey hair. RELATED... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrestedtechnology. [Daily News]9. Met museum notches record attendance amid job cuts
Polls break for Clinton | State pressures Goldman Sachs | John Gotti's grandson arrested
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
technology. [Daily News]9. Met museum notches record attendance amid job cuts A record 6.7 million people visited the Metropolitan Museum of Art's three locations during the fiscal year ended June 30. The total included about 185,000 visitors... Read more
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dna
Revealing baby bump at Met Gala was fun, says 'Scandal' actor Kerry Washingtonfamily. I knew by the Met Gala that I wouldn't be able to hide (my pregnancy).
Revealing baby bump at Met Gala was fun, says 'Scandal' actor Kerry Washington
dna / Posted 23 days ago
family. I knew by the Met Gala that I wouldn't be able to hide (my pregnancy). The idea that my bump made its debut at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is pretty fun," Washington said. The actress debuted her baby belly in style, wearing a black... Read more
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Canberra Times
Degas a blockbuster better than we have never seenof 1988, shown in Ottawa, Paris and New York. One of his collaborators was Gary
Degas a blockbuster better than we have never seen
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
of 1988, shown in Ottawa, Paris and New York. One of his collaborators was Gary Tinterow, former senior curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and now director at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, where the current show will travel after... Read more
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