Met Mu­seum: 150

The Metropoli­tan Mu­seum, NY Show­ing: All year

Timeless Travels Magazine - - ART ROUNDUP -

In 2020, The Metropoli­tan Mu­seum of Art, New York, will cel­e­brate the 150th an­niver­sary of its found­ing with a dy­namic range of ex­hi­bi­tions, pro­grams, and public events.

High­lights of the year will in­clude the ex­hi­bi­tion Mak­ing The Met, 1870–2020, on view 30 March – 2 Au­gust; the dis­play of new gifts through­out the Mu­seum and a three-day-long cel­e­bra­tion in June.

The re­open­ing of the Bri­tish Gal­leries on 2 March will be a special high­light of the an­niver­sary year. 700 works cre­ated be­tween 1500 and 1900, will be on show in a suite of 10 gal­leries to of­fer a fresh per­spec­tive on Bri­tain’s en­tre­pre­neur­ial spirit and com­plex history.

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