APRIL 01 2013
The Metropolitan Opera at Lincoln Center
African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde at the Met
Known as the preeminent opera house in the US, this season will undoubtedly please both the opera fanatic and the relative newcomer.
New York Botanical Garden Orchid Show
There was once a time when America was not so artistically diverse. Learn about America's relationship with fine art through this exhibit, which uses African sculpture as a means of exploration.
New York's most spectacular annual orchid show displayed in the Botanical Garden's Conservatory.
American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition
Unearthing a Masterpiece - Penn Musem
The 1920s and Prohibition era come roaring to life in the form of a 5,000-square-foot exhibit featuring more than 120 rare artifacts from the period.
More than 300 square feet and nearly 2,000 years old, this ancient Roman floor mosaic is one of the world’s largest and best preserved. Discovered in 1996 in Lod, Israel (near Tel Aviv), the "Lod Mosaic" is often characterized as an archaeological gem.
Great and Mighty Things at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Due to a generous donation from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz collection, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will be presenting a collection of artwork created by 27 self-taught artists. This exhibition will enhance the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s collection of outsider art.
Better Angels of Our Nature: Art During the Civil War and Reconstruction
There is no better way to understand an event then through the eyes of its contemporaries, so why not experience the Civil War through the eyes of the painters of the time?
Don't miss this Tony-winning musical farce based on the play The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder. Jerry Herman's memorable music and enchanting lyrics make for an unforgettable experience at Washington's Ford theater.