Perspectives Art Explained

What can this photograph teach us about love?

Jun 25, 2013 2 MINUTES
"When you are truly in love and then you lose it, you feel like you're being emptied out."

Curator Mia Fineman on a large-scale photogram by Adam Fuss.

Explore this object:

Throughout 2013, The Met invited curators from across the Museum to each talk about one artwork that changed the way they see the world. Each episode is interpreted by a Museum photographer.

Photography by Karin L. Willis

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"Bleeding Hearted Blues," originally released 1923. Written by Lovie Austin, performed by Bessie Smith. All rights reserved by Sony Music Entertainment. Under license from Sony Music Commercial Music Group, a division of Sony Music Entertainment.

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