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Educator Workshop—The Unicorn Tapestries: Where Magic and Science Meet

Date and Time

Thursday, June 3, 2021

3:30–5:30 pm



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Join experts for an interdisciplinary, virtual exploration of The Met Cloisters' famous Unicorn Tapestries. Learn about the artistry and innovation behind the tapestries and consider the complex and enduring relationship between humanity and nature. The program includes practical curriculum connections for teaching and learning with science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). For educators of all disciplines and grade levels.

Please note: This live event takes place on Zoom. Space is limited; advance registration is required. Registration closes May 21, 2021, 5 pm (ET), or when registration is full.

Autogenerated captioning is available.

Image: The Unicorn Rests in a Garden (from the Unicorn Tapestries) (detail), 1495–1505. Made in Paris, France (cartoon); Made in Southern Netherlands (woven), Wool warp with wool, silk, silver, and gilt wefts, Overall: 144 7/8 x 99 in. (368 x 251.5 cm). The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1937 (37.80.6)


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