Celebrate the Chinese Lunar Year of the Monkey at the Met (Through Sunday, July 24)

    Date: 01/08/2016 - 07/24/2016

    Time: 12:00 am

    Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Ave., Manhattan)

    Price: Included with pay-what-you-wish admission

    The traditional East Asian lunar calendar consists of a repeating twelve-year cycle, with each year corresponding to one of the twelve animals in the East Asian zodiac. This Lunar New Year, which begins on February 8, 2016, is the Year of the Monkey. In celebration, the Metropolitan Museum is pleased to present this small exhibition in the Charlotte C. Weber Galleries for the Arts of Ancient China, featuring depictions of monkeys in various media—including painting, ceramics, metalwork, and jade carving.

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