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Online Features

Detail view of a statue of Vishnu Detail view of a statue of Vishnu


MetCollects celebrates works of art new to the collection by borrowing the fresh eyes of photographers and the enthusiastic voices of curators, conservators, and, at times, the living artists, collectors, and supporters.

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The Artist Project

The Artist Project asks artists to reflect on what art is and what inspires them from across 5,000 years of art. Their unique and passionate ways of seeing and experiencing art reveal the power of a museum and encourage all visitors to look in a personal way.

Colorful illustration of an ancient-style statue wearing a helmet and holding a paintbrush in one hand and holding a paint bucket aloft in the other


#MetKids is a digital feature made for, with, and by kids. Explore The Met with our interactive map and travel a world of art in our time machine. Watch behind-the-scenes videos that feature kids just like you. With fun facts and creative projects for the galleries or at home, #MetKids has been inspired, tested, and approved by real kids ages 7–12. Be part of it!

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82nd & Fifth

82nd & Fifth asks 100 curators to talk about 100 works of art that changed the way they see the world. One curator, one work of art, two minutes at a time. This series demonstrates that the voice of authority, up close, is inspirational.

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Connections asks curators, conservators, librarians, educators, editors, designers, photographers, security personnel, and others to offer personal perspectives on the collection. The series introduces a seductive and illuminating means of access to The Met collection.

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The Met Around the World

The Met Around the World presents The Met's institutional work through the global scope of its collection and as it extends across the nation and the world through a rich variety of domestic and international initiatives and programs.

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One Met. Many Worlds.

One Met. Many Worlds. presents highlights of The Met collection through fun, provocative, and layered concepts in English, العربية, 中文, français, Deutsch, italiano, 日本語, 한국어, português, pyсский, and español.