Museum of Modern Art

Museum of Modern Art

Exhibit At Museum Of Modern Art Highlights Black Migration From The South

The artist Jacob Lawrence was only 23 years old in 1941 when he made his series, called “The Migration of the Negro,” telling the story in abstract, stylized paintings full of color, movement and words.


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Several NYC Museums Ban Use Of ‘Selfie-Sticks’ By Patrons

The so-called “selfie stick” is no longer welcome in some of the city’s great museums.



NYC’s 6 Best Contemporary Art Galleries

Choosing a contemporary art gallery to visit from the city’s many offerings can be a daunting exercise. Here are five of the best choices available in New York City.


Interactive "Rain Room" Exhibit At MoMA (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Eye On New York: Diabetes App, Inside MoMA’s Rain Room And More

The Rain Room continues to be a hugely popular installation at the Museum of Modern Art. MoMA’s curator-in-chief, Klaus Biesenbach, discussed the exhibit.


Visitors gather outside the new 'Rain Room' installation at the Museum of Modern Art on Thursday, July 18, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Visitors Brave Heat, Long Lines For Chance To View MoMA Exhibit

Visitors say they are waiting up to nine hours to enter the Rain Room, an interactive exhibit in which water rains down except where sensors detect people.


Tilda Swinton arrives for the screening of "Moonrise Kingdom" and the opening ceremony of the 65th Cannes film festival on May 16, 2012 in Cannes. (credit: VALERY HACHE/AFP/GettyImages)

MoMA Hosts Actress Tilda Swinton’s Performance Art Piece

In “The Maybe,” Swinton lies sleeping in a glass box for the day. The exhibit will move locations within the museum every time Swinton performs.


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MoMA P.S. 1 Announces Winner For Design Of New Green Architecture Project

The Museum of Modern Art’s P.S. 1 in Queens this week announced the winner of its Young Architects Program, whose experimental work will be mounted at the museum this summer.


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Art, Once Deemed Worthless, Going Up At MoMA Ending $40.9 Million I.R.S. Dispute

The painting “Canyon,” by Robert Rauschenberg had been in the collection of Ileana Sonnabend until her death in 2007.


Edvard Munch's "The Scream'' (credit: CBS 2)

Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’ Going On View At MoMA

The painting sold for nearly $120 million earlier this year, making it the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction.


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The Rolling Stones To Play Two Shows In Newark

The Rolling Stones got together 50 years ago and will be celebrating that anniversary with concerts in New Jersey.


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Looking For Some Culture? Take Advantage Of Free Museum Day!

30 museums across the city are opening their doors free of charge on Saturday, and more than 1,500 cultural institutions nationwide are participating.


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Robert Pattinson Makes First Public Appearance Since Kristen Stewart’s Affair

Fans had been lining up for days outside the Museum of Modern Art to catch a glimpse of Pattinson when appeared at the premiere of his new movie “Cosmopolis” on Monday night.


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The 8 Best Art Galleries In NYC

New York City is home to world-class galleries, featuring both legendary artists and up-and-coming names you’ll need to know tomorrow. Pop into any of these eight galleries for an all-access pass to some of the art scene’s most stunning works.

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Free NYC: New York City for Free

There’s plenty to do in the city that never sleeps for both the insomniac and broke young professional.


Reception attendees look at a work by Henri Matisse on display at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City

MoMA To Hike Admission Price Amid Rising Operating Costs

MoMA says the increase is needed due to escalating costs in virtually all aspects of operating the museum.