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Jimmy

Jimmy is a member of the Museum's Teen Advisory Group.

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Connections

Jimmy, TAG Member; Emily R., Former TAG Member; and Audrey, Former TAG Member and High School Intern

Posted: Monday, August 20, 2012

As frequent visitors to the Met, we often create personal connections with the works of art we see in the galleries. In the Teen Advisory Group's recent photo adventure throughout the Museum, we attempted to integrate the works of art into our own reality.

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Broken Pieces

Jimmy, TAG Member

Posted: Monday, July 16, 2012

In my opinion, this artwork is dull compared to the other works in this gallery, and I don't think this piece would be popular among visitors. However, the lack of color gives these twelve felt panels—which depict fragments of a horse statue in a case—a mysterious aura. I wonder what the statue would have looked like in its entirety.

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Unnatural

Jimmy, TAG Member

Posted: Monday, April 23, 2012

Madame X is painted in profile, much like many of the Italian Renaissance portraits that we've studied. Yet unlike the Renaissance portraits, this work presents a full-length view of its subject, Madame Pierre Gautreau.

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Young, Stylish, and Venetian

Jimmy, TAG Member

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2012

I chose to learn more about Portrait of a Young Man by Jacometto Veneziano because I was fascinated by how the young man's black clothing blends into the dark background of the painting.

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This blog, written by the Metropolitan Museum's Teen Advisory Group (TAG) and occasional guest authors, is a place for teens to talk about art at the Museum and related topics.