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The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth
and Sky
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The Met Asian Art Centennial 2015
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Warriors and Mothers:
Epic Mbembe Art
Through September 7, 2015
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The <em>Goldberg Variations</em>: The Double Manual Experience
The World According to George
Agony's Body Language
Leonard A. Lauder on Collecting Cubism
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Digital Underground
Beacons: Exploring Location-Based Technology in Museums

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2015, by Veronika Doljenkova and Grace Tung

Former MediaLab Intern Veronika Doljenkova and Digital Media Associate Grace Tung discuss the MediaLab's recent efforts to explore the use of beacons, or Bluetooth low energy, as a means to digitally engage with the Museum's collection.

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Where the Vast Sky Meets the Flat Earth: Framing Plains Indians

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2015, by Daniel Kershaw

Exhibition Design Manager Daniel Kershaw chronicles his search for the perfect backdrop to the exhibition Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky.

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Event Highlights: March 30–April 2

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2015

The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, performances, tours, family activities, and more. The following listings are just a sample of our upcoming programs.



The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, performances, tours, family activities, and more.

Artwork of the Day

Siren Siren
possibly commissioned by the Colonna
Date: ca. 1571–90
Accession Number: 2000.69
On view in Gallery 534

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