Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Wonder of the Whitney
May 17, 2015
A new building captures the museum's oldest virtues.
A Knockout Exhibition from an Iconoclast Sculptor
March 18, 2014
If you are the sort of person who recoils from typecasting and branding, you won’t want to miss “The Passions of Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Perhaps the saddest words ever spoken by the director of a major museum
Must-See Summer Art Shows
June 19, 2013
Three idiosyncratic exhibits at the Met, MoMA, and Neue Galerie
August 15, 2009
Picasso: Mosqueteros--Gagosian Gallery Younger Than Jesus--New Museum The Pictures Generation, 1974-1984--Metropolitan Museum of Art Compass in Hand--Museum of Modern Art The exhibition of Picasso's late work at the Gagosian Gallery this spring was a phenomenon. Day after day, Gagosian's huge space on West 21st Street attracted a remarkably heterogeneous public, a mix of artists, art students, Brooklyn hipsters, well-heeled professionals, and European and Asian tourists, gathered together in a way I do not recall seeing before, certainly not in Chelsea. People did not just come and look.