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Mayor Michael Bloomberg is seen at Pier 92 - New York, NY - Mar 2, 2011 - Photo: Edward Reed / Mayor's Office

Mayor Bloomberg Kicks Off Week Of Art Events In NYC

It’s expected to draw 60,000 visitors, produce $40 million in economic activity, and it has already produced a poignant story from the mayor.

03/03/2011

MOMA abstract

The MOMA Goes Abstract In ‘The Big Picture’

A core group of modern artists came into their own right here in New York and all at the same time. Describing their abstract art might be hard to put into words, but you know it when you see it. CBS 2’s Dana Tyler takes us to MOMA.

01/30/2011

Piano exhibit at MOMA

Upside Down Piano Performers Dazzle At MOMA

Standing in a hole carved in the center of a piano, Evan Shinners reaches over the top playing from above and using his feet to push the instrument across floors. It’s not a joke. It’s the latest exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art.

01/06/2011

This undated photo provided by the DC Moore Gallery shows painter Jack Levine in New York in December 1988.  Levine, a social realist artist known for skewering the rich and powerful,  died at his home in New York on Monday, Nov. 8, 2010. He was 95. (AP Photo/DC Moore Gallery, Virginia Schendler)

Artist Jack Levine Dies At NYC Home At Age 95

The social realist artist Jack Levine, who skewered the rich and powerful in paintings that echoed Old Masters like Goya and El Greco stylistically, has died. He was 95.

11/09/2010

"Nu de dos, 4 état (Back IV)" by Henri Matisse is on display during a press preview of Christie's Impressionist and Modern Art Autumn sale in New York, October 29, 2010. Sotheby's will hold its Impressionist and Modern Art sale on November 3-4, 2010. (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Matisse Nude Bronze Sells For Record Auction Price

A 6-foot Henri Matisse bronze of a nude woman seen from behind has been sold for over $48 million in New York City, a record auction price for the artist’s work.

11/04/2010

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Guide To The Best Free Places In New York

New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the world, but the fact that it’s an international cultural capital also means it’s not without its high-quality freebies. Following is a quick guide […]

08/17/2010

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