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A Swim to The Cloisters

Posted on Thursday, October 23, 2014, by Carrie Rebora Barratt, Deputy Director for Collections and Administration

Carrie Rebora Barratt, deputy director for collections and administration, describes her recent, 7.5-mile swim from Pier 96 at 56th Street to just past The Cloisters.

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"Please Lie Down; This Won't Hurt a Bit": The Jabach Conservation Continues

Posted on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, by Michael Gallagher, Sherman Fairchild Conservator in Charge, Department of Paintings Conservation

Michael Gallagher provides an update on the conservation of the Museum's newly acquired Jabach portrait.

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Meet the Jabachs

Posted on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, by Christine Seidel, 2013–2014 Slifka Foundation Interdisciplinary Fellow, Department of European Paintings

Former Slifka Fellow Christine Seidel introduces each member of the Jabach family, the subject of the Museum's recently acquired portrait by Charles Le Brun.

Met Museum Presents Blog

Welcome to the Met Museum Presents Blog

Posted on Tuesday, September 16, 2014, by Limor Tomer, General Manager of Concerts & Lectures

General Manager of Concerts & Lectures Limor Tomer introduces the Met Museum Presents blog—a new platform for sharing ideas about contemporary culture and performance at the Met.  

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