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American West in Bronze Exhibition Blog

Final Reflections on The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by Thayer Tolles

Thayer Tolles, the Marica F. Vilcek Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture, provides some final thoughts on the exhibition The American West in Bronze, 1850–1925, which was on view at the Met December 18, 2013, through April 13, 2014.

Of Note

The Sound of Holy Week

Posted on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, by Jayson Dobney

Associate Curator Jayson Kerr Dobney highlights the use of a cog rattle during Holy Week, and introduces readers to a notable example from the Museum's collection.

Now at the Met

Event Highlights: Spring Break at the Met

Posted on Friday, April 11, 2014, by Victoria Cairl

Enrich your family's spring break by participating in an array of exciting events that encourage visitors to explore, learn, and celebrate the seasonal holidays—all without ever leaving the Museum!