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Spanish: Viernes con Vida Americana: Visualizando la Revolución Mexicana

FRI, Dec 4, 2020, 12 pm, Online, via Zoom Cuando México emergió de su revolución en 1920, los artistas buscaron formas para responder a las nuevas formaciones de la vida pública. En búsqueda de conectar la cultura y el arte nativo con una sensibilidad modernista, nuevas representaciones, a veces románticas, de la vida campesina ocuparon un lugar central. Esta sesión

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Undergraduate and Graduate Internship Program—Online Information Sessions

THURSDAY / DECEMBER 3, 5:30–6:00 P.M. Are you a college or graduate student interested in an internship at The Met? Join a 30-minute online information session to learn more about the program and application process and ask questions. College and university administrators and professors are welcome to join. If you have a large group of students you would like to

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The 50 Best Blonde Hair Colors for Every Skin Tone

Want beautiful blonde hair? Get in line! There’s no denying that blond hair looks seriously special when done right—which explains why so many women covet this pretty hair color. Different blonde hair colors have the ability to do everything from subtly add dimension to your strands via highlights to create a total transformation if you decide to go way, way lighter. Don’t know if

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Ferrari Roma auctioned to benefit Save the Children

Ferrari supports U.S. education programs The Prancing Horse has raised $750,000 for Save the Children’s education programs in the United States, including the winning bid for the Ferrari Roma grand tourer recently auctioned online. This meaningful result was announced yesterday evening during the Save the Children virtual gala – entitled “Kid Strong Together” – and is the culmination of the

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You’ve Got Game! Making Math Champs with NBA Math Hoops and the Museum of the City of New York

Join us for this free two-part workshop, where you’ll explore the stories and artifacts of the Museum’s exhibition City/Game: Basketball in New York and learn how you can bring the virtual NBA Math Hoops game to your students.   On Tuesday, December 1, hear from Museum curators about basketball’s distinctly New York character and uncover how the game reflects the cultural, social, economic, ethnic, and racial history of our city.  And on Wednesday,

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SciCafe: Shakespearean Bird Invasion

European starlings are one of the most successful and widespread invasive species in the world.  In 1890, approximately 100 birds were brought to Central Park in an effort to have all birds mentioned in Shakespeare’s work live in New York—leading to a population of 200 million starlings in the US today. They destroy agricultural crops, spread disease to livestock, fly

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Art History from Home: Queer Belonging

Tues, Dec 1, 2020, 6 pm, Online, via Zoom This session knits together works from the Whitney’s collection to explore LGBTQ perspectives on gender, sexuality, and desire. Looking at a range of artists including Andy Warhol, Catherine Opie, and Zoe Leonard, the session will examine the way art has been a powerful tool in documenting and building queer communities. Josh Lubin-Levy is a Joan

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