Artist Demonstration

Ink and Calligraphy

Watch Ink Art artist Wang Dongling demonstrate small and large script styles of calligraphy in the galleries. Joined by renowned scholar and artist Zheng Shengtian, these special guests will engage in lively discussion about Wang's artistic process. Go on a gallery hunt in the special exhibition Ink Art: Past as Present in Contemporary China and try your hand at experimenting with digital tools.

Free with Museum admission

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Teens Take the Met!

Take over the Met for the night! Drop in for teen-only activities across the Museum, organized by over fifty NYC cultural and community organizations.

Seeing Through Drawing

In this class for adults who are blind or partially sighted, learn innovative techniques that make drawing accessible.

Children's Art Classes, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Inspire creativity and lifelong connections with art. Art programs for children are available to Members starting at the Family/Dual level.

Free Programs for Adults

Download the current Free Programs for Adults brochure (PDF), which includes gallery talks, exhibition tours, lectures, Sunday at the Met events, and art-making programs. You can also find up-to-date program listings on our online calendar.