Painting fragments that stand alone as interesting compositions

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On a recent visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, I enjoyed walking around the European Paintings Galleries, revisiting familiar masterpieces and taking in lesser-known works at the same time. There’s so much going on in a lot of these paintings, I found myself focusing on singular details and appreciating them as interesting compositions in […]

Getting a workout at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Here’s an interesting idea created by the Metropolitan Museum of Art: “The Museum Workout” is an exercise-based tour of the museum in which a small group of participants take a physical and interactive journey through the museum. The program is offered in the early morning before the museum opens to the public, so the exercise […]