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The Roof Garden Commission

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08 Tue Oct 2013

The Roof Garden Commission

The Pakistani artist is best known for contemporary updates on the miniature painting that flourished on the Indian subcontinent during the Mughal era (1526–1857). This approach has been notably put to use in a series of large-scale installations in which pools of wet paint splattered across a floor serve as connecting points for intricate floral patterns that can wind up covering an entire courtyard. Qureshi creates something similar here for the Met roof.

Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Address: 1000 Fifth Ave, at 82nd Street, Upper East Side, New York, 10028

Price: Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, members and children under 12 free

Event Phone: 212-535-7710

Website: www.metmuseum.org

Time: 9:30 AM

Dates: Present - November 3, 2013