Philosophy Club goes to the MET

Students photographed in front of Lo Spagnoletto's The Tears of Saint Peter.

SPU students found a familiar face in Lo Spagnoletto’s The Tears of Saint Peter, ca. 1612-13 (oil on canvas) during their annual trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. From left to right: Hunter Criollo ’20, Gineen Abuali ’21, Dashawn Evans ’21, Sara Gonzalez ’20, and Tory Longer ’22.

On Saturday, April 20, 2019 the John T. Coughlin History Club and the Philosophy Club took a trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art. While there, they explored items from the museum’s permanent collections, as well as the current exhibits “The World Between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East,” “In Praise of Painting: Dutch Masterpieces at The Met,” “Play It Loud: Instruments of Rock & Roll.”