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NYC.hapter 2


New York City's museums are world class. I could live in the Met feeding off of the richness of the artistry alone. Below find a photographic tour of pieces that inspired me for those that are unable to be present with the physical work itself at this moment.

museum grand tour

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Museum of Arts & Design

2 Columbus Cir
New York, NY 10019
to begin, the gift shop with a stunning array of jewelry, pottery, and beautiful craft

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graphite functional writing art objects


lacey geometric woodcut bowls

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cutting, serving, and pizza boards


glass bowls with inset chopstick rest


within the museum


cornrow styles across the globe

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highly styled high heels

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found object guitar

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bullet bespeckled chair

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nutty nut chair

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hexagonal geometic lattice shadow

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innovative chair design - settled chair converts into rocking chair by flipping it over

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fluid tentacle organic alien beadwork DSC_6514_396 DSC_6515_397 DSC_6516_398 DSC_6517_399 DSC_6518_400 DSC_6519_401 feathered cloth chandelier

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knit woven chair

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houndstooth  weaving  DSC_6532_414 DSC_6533_415 DSC_6534_416 DSC_6535_417 DSC_6536_418 DSC_6537_419 beaded dia de los muertos skull DSC_6538_420 DSC_6539_421 DSC_6541_422 DSC_6542_423 DSC_6543_424

QR code woven tapestry - old school technology, new school interconnectivity design

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Amazonian handwoven rug

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parachute garment

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glass blown birthing

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micro seed bead jewelry

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fabulous for handwashing


snoozing at the whole


public service announcements regarding pole usage on subway : however I beg to differ


clipping one's nails in the subway was a major issue in new York before these signs


share the pole


museum of modern art

11 West 53 Street, New York City, NY 10019


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befuddling weather ahead : storm fronts in all dimensions

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gustav klimt

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marcel Duchamp

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henri matisse DSC_6794_601 DSC_6795_602 DSC_6796_603 DSC_6798_604 DSC_6799_605 DSC_6800_606 DSC_6801_607

waiting for green bananas to ripen

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Pablo Picasso

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human construction maze

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staircase slit

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Frida Kahlo

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furry cup and spoon


zipper eyes

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piet Mondrian

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Andrew Wyeth

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jolly loudly man in subway

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courtesy counts -unguaranteed

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eat yourself - 34 street


penn station


Madison square garden


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what are you up to tonight ?

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play party rules - dos and don'ts


choose choice


Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10028 DSC_6981_717 DSC_6982_718 DSC_6983_719 DSC_6985_720DSC_6988_721DSC_6989_722



downward dog gargoyle


Iching turle


Buddhist gallery


the head of the Buddha


carved garment stone folds


ring and disk stones


intricate gold scrollwork