Posts Tagged ‘The Metropolitan Museum of Art’

Met Slammed With Admission Lawsuit

Written by Joanna Fantozzi on . Posted in News Our Town, Our Town

The Metropolitan Museum charges only a suggested donation, but some say their practice is still illegal The Metropolitan Museum is one of New York’s most visited and well-known cultural institutions, but the museum is coming under fire in a class action lawsuit against the museum’s unfair admissions policies. The museum’s suggested fee is $25, but [&hellip
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City Arts: Matisse Lights Up the Met

Written by City Arts on . Posted in Arts & Film, Museums

LuminousGravity600 By John Goodrich Henri Matisse, “Young Sailor II,” 1906 © 2012 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York At age 20, recuperating in a hospital bed, Henri Matisse was given a paintbox by his mother as a diversion. It was Matisse’s first stab at painting, and it changed the course of art. [&hellip
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