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Book Discussion: All the Beauty in the World: The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Me

October 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

by Patrick Bringley

Patrick Bringley’s memoir offers an intimate look at his decade-long career as a museum guard at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Through his experiences, Bringley explores themes of art, beauty, loss, and the human connection to creative expression.The memoir provides a behind-the-scenes look at one of the world’s most renowned museums. Bringley shares stories about the daily life of a museum guard, the inner workings of the institution, and the diverse array of people who visit.