2 Press Releases

Tag: Daniel H. Weiss

  • Exhibitions

    The Met to Enable Frick Collection to Use Breuer Building During Its 2020 Renovation

    The Met Breuer building The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Frick Collection announced that they are in discussions to bring the Frick's program temporarily to the Whitney Museum of American Art's Breuer building while the Frick's buildings undergo upgrade and renovation. The Met began programming the Marcel Breuer-designed building…

    The Met to Enable Frick Collection to Use Breuer Building During Its 2020 Renovation
  • Art Industry

    The Met Acquires Ancient Egyptian Gilded Coffin

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced Tuesday that it has acquired an ancient Egyptian gilded cartonnage coffin from the first century B.C. The highly ornamented lid of the coffin is displayed prominently in the Museum's Lila Acheson Wallace Galleries for Egyptian Art (gallery 138), where it will be seen and enjoyed by millions…

    The Met Acquires Ancient Egyptian Gilded Coffin