Now at the Met

Erté Is in Town! Designs for Delman's Shoes Now on View

Posted on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, by Femke Speelberg, Associate Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints

Associate Curator Femke Speelberg surveys fashion and theatrical designs by Romain de Tirtoff, better known as Erté.

Digital Underground

Mapping User Feedback on the Met App

Posted on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, by Liz Filardi, Media Producer, Digital Media; and Spencer Kiser, Media Technology Manager, Digital Media

Media Producer Liz Filardi and Media Technology Manager Spencer Kiser outline their strategy for adding a map of the Museum to the Met app.

Now at the Met

Elegant and Exact: George Stubbs's
The Anatomy of the Horse

Posted on Thursday, July 16, 2015, by Carol Santoleri, Research Assistant, Department of European Paintings

Research Assistant Carol Santoleri explores George Stubbs's groundbreaking 1766 treatise.


Opulence, Indeed: Diamonds of the Deccan

Posted on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, by Courtney A. Stewart, Senior Research Assistant, Department of Islamic Art

Courtney A. Stewart explores exquisite examples of Deccan diamonds on view through July 26 in Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy.

Met Museum Presents Blog

The Return Makes Its Highly Anticipated Premiere

Posted on Friday, July 10, 2015, by Meryl Cates, Press Officer, Met Museum Presents

Meryl Cates introduces The Return, an interactive performance installation that will bring Tullio Lombardo's Adam to life.

  • Now at the Met

    Event Highlights: July 31–August 2

    Posted: Thursday, July 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.

  • In Season

    Reclaiming Saint James

    Barbara Drake Boehm, Paul and Jill Ruddock Curator, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters
    Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015

    Barbara Drake Boehm, Paul and Jill Ruddock Curator, explores the legend of Saint James and his shrine in Spain and the many depictions of him in the Met's collection.

  • Digital Underground

    The Flow Project: Connecting Colors and Movement

    Qiu Yi Wu, Former MediaLab Intern, Digital Media
    Posted: Thursday, July 30, 2015

    Former MediaLab Intern Qiu Yi Wu reveals her favorite art movement and describes how it influenced her project for the fall 2014 MediaLab Expo.

  • Sargent Exhibition Blog

    Sargent and Saint-Gaudens

    Thayer Tolles, Marica F. Vilcek Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture, The American Wing
    Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015

    Thayer Tolles, Marica F. Vilcek Curator of American Paintings and Sculpture, describes the decades-long friendship between John Singer Sargent and renowned sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens.

  • In Circulation

    Heavy Metal

    Holly Phillips, Associate Manager for Acquisitions, Thomas J. Watson Library; and Diane De Fazio, Volunteer, Thomas J. Watson Library
    Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2015

    Associate Manager for Acquisitions Holly Phillips and volunteer Diane De Fazio discuss the latest vitrine on display in Watson Library.

  • RumiNations

    Ragas and Ragamalas: Performance and Painting

    Julia Rooney, Administrative Assistant, Department of Islamic Art
    Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2015

    Administrative Assistant Julia Rooney reflects on the interconectedness of art, music, and poetry found in ragamala painting.

  • Of Note

    Emanuel Winternitz and the Museum's Member Concerts

    Rebecca Lindsey, Visiting Committee Member, Department of Musical Instruments and Department of Islamic Art
    Posted: Monday, July 27, 2015

    Visiting Committee Member Rebecca Lindsey examines the Member concerts organized by Emanuel Winternitz, the first curator of the Department of Musical Instruments, beginning in 1943.

  • Teen Blog

    What It's Like to Work at the Met

    Diana, Former High School Intern
    Posted: Tuesday, July 28, 2015

    Former High School Intern Diana describes her favorite parts of interning with the Museum's High School Internship Program.

  • Met Museum Presents Blog

    Why I Hate "Jazz"

    Limor Tomer, General Manager of Concerts & Lectures
    Posted: Friday, July 31, 2015

    General Manager of Concerts & Lectures Limor Tomer describes how her distaste for generic musical terms such as "jazz" propels her programming strategy for Met Museum Presents.

  • Travel Blog

    In Cuba, Home Is Where the Art Is

    Rebecca Rutherfurd, Development Officer for the Capital Campaign
    Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2015

    Rebecca Rutherfurd, development officer for the capital campaign, recounts the group's visit to the colorful neighborhood and home of the artist José Rodríguez Fuster.

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