Tag Archive | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Is this our Chauvet Cave, is this our Lascaux? The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images of Fine Art Available Under a Creative Commons License

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Makes 375,000 Images of Fine Art Available Under a Creative Commons License* On February 7, 2017, The Met announced, “As of today, all images of public-domain works in The Met collection are available under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). So whether you’re an artist or a designer, an educator or a […]

E- MUSEUMS: THE NEW MET APP

THE MET APP The following is a letter dated September 2, 2014 from Thomas P. Campbell, Director of the Metropolitan  Museum of Art, announcing the Met’s new app: Dear Friend, It is my great pleasure to announce the launch of the Met app, a free digital resource that offers an easy way to stay connected […]

E MUSEUMS: UNFINISHED MASTERPIECES AT THE MET

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday at 8:30 om ET. GENIUS AT WORK Roberta Smith, Senior Art Critic at the New York Times, has written a great piece of criticism, scholarship, and creativity in her January 9, 2014 article, The Fascination of the Unfinished, on a number of unfinished paintings on display at the Metropolitan […]