Monthly archives of “December 2015

Design for Eternity: Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, October 26, 2015 – September 18, 2016

“From the first millennium B.C. until the arrival of Europeans in the 16th century, artists from the ancient Americas created small‐scale architectural models to be placed in the tombs of important individuals. These works in stone, ceramic, wood, and metal range from highly abstracted, minimalist representations of temples… Read More