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The MET – An Inside Look: Part 1

The MET – An Inside Look: Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHOmBV4js_EA special exhibition honoring retiring director Philippe de Montebello, featured highlights of the 84,000 works of art that were acquired during his tenure. Here we see Curator Helen Evans and Senior Design Advisor Jeff Daly determine which objects will be featured in this diverse selection of works. From …

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Congo Ladies Perform

A dance performance – AND a dance lesson – get the ladies in Congo Square moving to an African ancestral beat.  From GREAT MUSEUMS: New Orleans: A Living Museum of Music. Congo Ladies Perform https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHOmBV4js_EA dance performance – AND a dance lesson – get the ladies in Congo Square moving to an African ancestral beat.  From GREAT …

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Museum Faces: Margaret Burroughs

Margaret Burroughs, a poet, visual artist, educator and arts organizer, grew up in Chicago and made a lasting contribution to that city’s arts and humanities community. Her reach, however, has extended far beyond Chicago’s borders. One of the founding members of the DuSable Museum of African-American History, Burroughs is ranked among the distinctive visionaries of …

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High Line Section Three: Groundbreaking Ceremony

High Line Section Three: Groundbreaking Ceremony https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_An9WS-NUQOn a beautiful day in late September 2012, New York City officials and public and private donors joined with the Friends of the High Line to mark the groundbreaking of the last and final section of the park. Encompassing a vast area that stretches from the Hudson River to …

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