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Blue Alchemy: Stories of Indigo (2011)

Mary Lance, director. Learn how indigo, a blue dye, has captured the human imagination for millennia and continues to bring beauty to the world (79 min.). Introduced by filmmaker Mary Lance. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Interwoven Globe: The World Textile Trade, 1500–1800.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

Free with Museum admission

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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.

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The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium and the Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education are equipped with infrared sound enhancement systems (with headsets and neck loops). To obtain a headset or neck loop please ask an usher. Headsets and neck loops are available free of charge with identification. Real-time captioning is also available upon request.