Monthly Archives: September 2011

Museums and Living

Audrey Hepburn once said, “Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering – because you can’t take it in all at once.” 

On a rainy, grey Wednesday, we strode up the steps of the MET, 152 students and faculty to take in the great works of art. Now, a week later, what are your strongest memories? What did you absorb? What impressions, connections, and feeling-thoughts stick with you about your museum experience? How did “tearing through the museum” relate to your life? [Make sure your post is well written and spell checked. Add your name and cohort]