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Free with Museum admission

Celebrate the end of the year through art making and creative conversations related to The Met collection and current exhibitions.

Artists on Artworks 
6:30 and 7:30 pm
Gallery 305 
Experience the exhibition Talking Pictures: Camera-Phone Conversations Between Artists through the eyes of artists.

Tony Oursler and William Wegman
6:30 pm 

Lenka Clayton and Nina Katchadourian
7:30 pm

Conversations with . . .  
6:30–7:30 pm
Join Met curators and educators for timely and dynamic conversations about objects from across the Museum's collection. Choose from two conversations every 30 minutes. 

Floor 1, Gallery 354
Gather under a painting from a ceremonial house ceiling from Papua New Guinea with Museum educator Alice W. Schwarz to explore the materials, imagery, and function of this powerful structure.  

Floor 1, Gallery 521, Wrightsman Exhibition Gallery
Join curator Elizabeth Cleland as she explores how enjoyment of drinking games and other recreational activities permeated 16th-century European society, from the wealthiest banquet tables to the lowliest taverns.

Drop-in Drawing
6:30–8:30 pm
Gallery 548
Observe The Met collection through creative drawing challenges in the galleries. For visitors of all ages. 


MetFridaysThis event is part of MetFridays: New York's Night Out.

All Upcoming


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