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This Week's NYC Museum and Exhibition Openings (June 15-21)

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Colors of the Universe - Chinese Hardstone Carving (6/16-1/6) at the Metropolitan Museum of Art features stone carvings from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), including: personal adornments such as rings, bracelets, and pendants; articles for daily use (mainly in the scholar's studio) such as brush holders, water pots, and seals; and display pieces such as copies of antiques, miniature mountains, and animal and human figures.

Also opening: Ellsworth Kelly: Sculpture (6/19-9/9) at the Morgan Library and Museum; Sharon Hayes: There's So Much I Want to Say to You (6/21-9/9) at the Whitney Museum.

Posted on June 14, 2012 - by

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