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New Museum, New York City

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The New Museum is the only museum in New York City exclusively devoted to contemporary art. Found­ed in 1977, the New Museum is a center for exhibitions, information, and documentation about living art­ists from around the world. From its beginnings as a one-room office on Hudson Street to the inauguration of its first freestanding building on the Bowery designed by SANAA in 2007, the New Museum continues to be a place of experimentation and a hub of new art and new ideas.
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  • I went to the New Museum of contemporary art. There were a few different exhibitions. They were all available on the audio-guide. It is not a standard museum and the exhibits can make you think (an ai...  more »
  • Loved my visit ! Thought provoking, discovery of great artists in inspiring setting .. full sensory art experience  more »
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  • Great experiences here. Thank you for making this art available to people! Minor note: in the future, when you 'sell out' of a book, but still have multiple display copies lying around, swap those out for printed sheets of paper that display the cover and a note with info on the book. Sell those display copies to the people in the meanwhile.
  • This place constantly changes exhibition featuring international artists that have really unconventional ways of expressing art of have unconventional messages in conventional forms of art (like paintings or sculptures). It's really surprising. It's also near Little Italy so you can grab a bite before or after. Tickets are around $20 and you don't need to buy them in advance.
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