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Design for Eternity: Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas
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The Artist Project, Season 4
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The Artist Project, Season 4
Tan Dun's <em>Water Passion after St. Matthew</em>
MetCollects—Episode 19: David Driskell on Aaron Douglas's <em>Let My People Go</em>
Jacqueline de Ribes: The Designer at Work
Automaton Clock in the Form of Diana on Her Chariot
#MetKids—Why Does Design Matter in Arms and Armor?
Theme and Variations in Two Paintings by Andrea del Sarto
After Victory


#MetKids Blog
Who Are All of the People Coming to the Met?

Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, by Aliza Sena

Aliza Sena, associate coordinator for Digital Learning, asks Digital Market Research Associate Margaret Choo to answer #Metkids' questions about the Met's visitors.

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All Is Heard in Water: Tan Dun's Water Passion

Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, by Yi Gong

Concerts & Lectures Intern Yi Gong reflects on the recent performance of Tan Dun's Water Passion after St. Matthew in The Temple of Dendur.

Now at the Met
Giving Thanks before the Pilgrims: The Art of Feasting in the Ancient Americas

Posted on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, by James Doyle

Assistant Curator James Doyle takes a look at works in the Museum's collection and loan objects now on view in Design for Eternity: Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas to explore the role of corn and feasting in the ritual practices of the ancient Americas.



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"Preparation for a Feast", Folio from a Divan of Jami "Preparation for a Feast", Folio from a Divan of Jami
Date: late 15th century
Accession Number: 52.20.4
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