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Scandinavian art comes to America, Knuffle Bunny appears at Skirball Center, one-act comedies at Brooks Atkinson Theatre, and more.

"Fiber Futures" at Japan Society, "We Live Here" at Manhattan Theatre Club, drawings from The Louvre at the Morgan Library, and more.

This week's arts and culture picks include free-of-charge showcases and workshops, as well as discussions with acclaimed novelists and filmmakers.

In this episode of SundayArts: Philippe de Montebello interviews American fashion designer Kasper about the drawings and photographs from his collection currently on view at the Morgan Library & Museum, a look at silver pieces on display in the Met's American Wing, and the latest SundayArts News.

Philippe de Montebello interviews American fashion designer Kasper about the drawings and photographs from his collection currently on view at the Morgan Library & Museum.

Presenting over one hundred works that underscore the great scope of the Morgan’s collecting interests, the exhibition includes old master and modern drawings, literary and musical manuscripts, illuminated texts, and rare printed books and bindings. The selections were drawn from more than 1,200 works acquired since 2004 and include seminal figures from various genres. The [...]

The James Fuld Collection of music manuscripts, renowned for its outstanding first-edition scores, was formally acquired by the Morgan earlier this year. The collection also contains exemplary manuscripts, including this sketch by Beethoven for his Seventh Symphony. This rare work is the lower part of a leaf from the Petter Sketchbook, named after Gustav A. [...]

Protecting the Word: Bookbindings of the Morgan presents a selection of outstanding works from the collection. Highlights include a bejeweled eighth-century binding used on the famous Lindau Gospels, a magnificent seventh-to-eighth ­century Coptic work, and a seventeenth-century English Bible and prayer book in stump work embroidery. Together, these and approximately 50 additional works in the [...]

If you haven’t been to the Morgan Library & Museum lately, then you might be under the impression that it’s a musty, gilded mansion stuck in the olden days, albeit laden with treasured works on paper. But one of the current shows, On the Money, shows that the Morgan has a sense of humor and [...]

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