Tag Archives: New York museums

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most comprehensive and extensive museum of modern art in the world.  Established in 1929 with the goal of helping people enjoy and understand contemporary art, its permanent collection dating from the late nineteenth century to the […]

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Guggenheim Museum – New York

Complete with a preeminent collection of 7,000 Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, Modernist and Contemporary works, approximately 600 of which are on display inside an extraordinary, Frank Lloyd Wright designed, landmark building, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York is truly one of the world’s most renowned arts institutions. The seashell shaped building opened in 1959, where […]

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The Frick Collection – New York

Visiting the Frick Collection is like traveling back in time to the Gilded Age at the dawn of the twentieth century.  Housed in the one of the last remaining Fifth Avenue mansions that characterized the opulence of that bygone era, the art collection and the landmark building itself stand as a testimony to the aesthetic […]

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Brooklyn Museum – New York

As the second largest museum in New York after the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan, the Brooklyn Museum boasts a vast collection of more than 1.5 million works of art, thousands of which are displayed in a gracious Beaux-Arts landmark overlooking Prospect Park. Embracing the inherent diversity of the global experience, the museum focuses […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York

A treasury of more than 2 million individual objects, tens of thousands of which are permanently on display including many of mankind’s greatest masterpieces, New York’s Metropolitan Museum is the Western Hemisphere’s most important art institution. Spanning the entire history of human civilization, the collection features not only paintings, drawings, prints, etchings, sculptures and photographs, […]

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Neue Galerie – New York

Tightly focused and intimate yet broad and deep, the Neue Galerie in New York is a jewel box museum housing one of the world’s most preeminent and extensive collections of early twentieth century German and Austrian art and design. An absolute must see destination for all art lovers, the cornerstone of the collection and the museum’s […]

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James Turrell at the Guggenheim Museum – New York

June 21, 2013 through September 25, 2013 – Acclaimed for his groundbreaking explorations of perception, light, color and space, the Guggenheim presents, “James Turrell,” the first New York exhibition since 1980 dedicated to the contemporary artist, focusing specifically on the role site specificity plays in his creations.  Works from throughout Turrell’s forty year career are […]

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CURRENT EXHIBITIONS   AI WEIWEI: ACCORDING TO WHAT? AT THE BROOKLYN MUSEUM APRIL 18, 2014 THROUGH AUGUST 10, 2014 This is the first major exhibition in the United States devoted to Ai Weiwei, one of the world’s most controversial and iconoclastic contemporary artists, showcasing his remarkable interdisciplinary career as an architect, conceptualist, photographer, sculptor and activist. […]

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Palace of the Legion of Honor – San Francisco

Grand in form and content yet still intimate and inviting, the California Palace of the Legion of Honor features an […]

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) – New York

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, the Museum of Modern Art in New York or MoMA is the most […]

Whitney Museum of American Art – New York

Sculptor and philanthropist Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney created the Whitney Museum of American Art because she believed it was necessary to […]

Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) – Paris

As home to the most treasured and comprehensive collection of the works of renowned French sculptor Auguste Rodin, the Rodin […]

Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) – Paris

The Louvre Museum (Musée du Louvre) in Paris is the most visited museum in the world and for good reason. […]

Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) – Paris

For lovers of Impressionism, a pilgrimage to the Marmottan Monet Museum (Musée Marmottan Monet) is absolutely essential.  Keeper of the […]