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Two Pregnant Photographers Only Spoke Through Camera-Phone Images for Six Months

Manjari Sharma and Irina Rozovsky discuss their visual dialogue featured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Elizabeth Renstrom
12.18.17
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The Met Museum May Start Charging Tourists

The museum's new proposal is awaiting approval from the New York City Mayor's office.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.9.17
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Ai Weiwei and Shepard Fairey Made Skate Decks to Honour Trump’s 100 Days

Also in the news: the 2017 NFL draft and censorship on Instagram.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.2.17
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David Bowie Is Getting His Own Postage Stamps

Also in the news this week: the Whitney Biennial, and a $60 million pink star diamond ring.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.21.17
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Neuroscientists Finally Cracked the Secret Behind Mona Lisa’s Smile | Last Week in Art

And a team of archeologists uncovered a 3,000-year-old statue in a Cairo slum.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.13.17
museums

You Can Now Tour the Met and Work Out at the Same Damn Time

Artist Maira Kalman teamed up with a dance company to reinvent the museum tour.
Kara Weisenstein
2.15.17
Art

Kevin Smith Is Bringing Jay and Silent Bob Back to the Big Screen | Last Week in Art

Snootchie bootchies.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.13.17
Art

A Racially Charged Painting Causes Controversy in Congress | Last Week in Art

George Lucas's $1 Billion museum finds it home at L.A's Exposition Park.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.14.17
Art

A Keith Haring Mural Is in Danger: Last Week In Art

In art news, the Met announces record high attendance amidst financial difficulties, and a Keith Haring Mural is in danger of being torn down by developers.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.9.16
Art

What Can We Learn from 7 Centuries of Unfinished Art?

The Met Breuer’s inaugural show, 'Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible,' lays bare the artistic process.
Noémie Jennifer
7.12.16
Conservation

Vivid Colour Projections Revive Faded Works of Art | Conservation Lab

Digital projections onto Rothko's colour fields and an ancient Egyptian temple open windows into the past—what is gained, and what is lost?
Noémie Jennifer
4.20.16
Art

Banksy DOXED?: Last Week in Art

Also this week, Anish Kapoor's controversial ownership of the world's blackest black pigment, and a naked Iggy Pop.
Sami Emory
3.8.16
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