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Museum Futures: Rethinking Collection, Engagement, and Publics

Free, though advance registration is required.

Join us this spring to hear the leading minds and rising voices of their fields as our current Met fellows explore new research avenues in art history, visual culture, education, and cultural heritage preservation. These live, online presentations on their research take place at 10 am–12 pm and 1–3 pm, May 4, May 5, May 11, May 12, May 18, and May 19.

See the fellows' presentation abstracts.

Please note: These live events take place on Zoom. Free, though advance registration is required.

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Don't miss the fellows' in-person talks, readings, musical performances, and other activations of The Met galleries on Friday, May 5, May 12, and May 19. Free with Museum admission; registration is not required.

View the full Research Out Loud schedule of online presentations and in-person gallery events.

Today's presentations:

Politics, Protest, and Performance in New York's Museums circa 1970
Megan Metcalf, The Diana A. and Harry A. Stern Fellow, Department of Modern and Contemporary Art

Joint Acquisition: Politics, Property, Partnership
Hannah Cohen, Chester Dale Fellow, Archives

Digital Talanoa: Finding Pacific Voices at The Met
Sylvia Cockburn, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Curatorial Fellow, The Michael C. Rockefeller Wing

Interpretation and Evaluation: Incorporating Audience Perspectives
Martina Lentino, Kress Interpretive Fellow, Education Department and the Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts

Discussant: Sarah Graff, Curator, Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art

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