Elizabeth H Jones, GRI

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Featured Artwork of the Day: Ryūryūkyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823) | Early Spring | Edo period (1615–1868) http://met.org/1gkEg6d

“The jewel of a show called ‘Tibet and India: Buddhist Traditions and Transformations’ asks how a religion fading away in one place manages to find its way to and blossom in another. The mode of transmission is, at least in part, through art.” —The New York Times http://met.org/1piOMAA Seated Buddha Reaching Enlightenment | 11th–12th century | Central Tibet

Happy birthday to Vincent van Gogh, born on this day in 1853. Over the course of his decade-long career, he produced nearly 900 paintings and more than 1,100 works on paper. Learn more and view a slideshow of works: http://met.org/1o2cK7U Vincent van Gogh (Dutch 1853–1890) | Wheat Field with Cypresses | 1889

The 1994 exhibition “American Impressionism and Realism: The Painting of Modern Life, 1885–1915” brought together the works of two generations of American painters and presented them from a fresh point of view. Read online or a download a PDF of the out of print exhibition catalogue: http://met.org/O0bQYM John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925) | Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Phelps Stokes | 1897

Why Did Pterosaurs Have Crests?

We’re participating in The Big Egg Hunt! Over 200 egg sculptures, each created by leading artists and designers from around the world, are being displayed across New York City for the next three weeks. Find eggs by artists Pat Steir, Enoc Perez, and Chris Carbanuci in the Great Hall until April 17. http://met.org/1iHWGCE

April is #NationalGardenMonth! The saucer magnolias in Smithsonian Gardens' Enid A. Haupt Garden are getting ready to celebrate. #spring

Monet's view of this season. "Sunrise (Marine)," March or April 1873, oil on canvas. #NowOnView Available for high-res download: http://bit.ly/Pd4j9K

How Does 'The Winter Soldier' Fit Into Marvel's Grand Plans?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>At first, the notion of the Marvel Cinematic Universe was quaint, gestational idea—a fan-pleasing …

'Spring Awakening', 'Wicked' Movies Still in the Works – /Film

As cinematic classics <i>Heathers</i> and <i>Rocky</i> try their luck on the stage, two beloved stage musicals are eyeing a leap to the big screen. The long-awaited</i> …

Which Square is Larger Optical Illusion

I know all of you out there absolutely love it when I post up <b>brain teaser optical illusions</b>, so that’s what I always try to do. Unfortunately, it’s a …

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