New Museum

New Museum
235 Bowery
New York, NY 10002
212 219 1222


Founded in 1977, the New Museum is a leading destination for new art and new ideas. It is Manhattan's only dedicated contemporary art museum and is respected internationally for the adventurousness and global scope of its curatorial program.
The New Museum has been amassing a wealth of materials now available through the New Museum Digital Archive. The Digital Archive currently contains over 6,000 exhibition images, exhibition descriptions, publications, public program chronology, and a searchable database of over 3,700 artists, curators, and institutions associated with the New Museum's programming.

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Nils Bech with Bendik Giske and Sergei Tcherepnin
Look Inside
  • Fri. Nov 11, 7:00 pm
Songs around sculpture chart a chronology of emotional events from the artist’s recent life. $12 Members, $15 General Public
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Wu Tsang
Full Body Quotation
  • Sat. Nov 19, 7:00 pm
Full Body Quotation is a choral performance, a living sculpture, and a party, in which Tsang and his performers channel a chorus of voices sampled from the known (and unknown) canon of transgender cinema. With DJ Total Freedom.
$10 New Museum Members, $12 General Public
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Spartacus Chetwynd
The Lion Tamer
  • Wed. Nov 2, 7:00 pm
  • Wed. Nov 2, 8:00 pm
  • Thu. Nov 3, 7:00 pm
  • Thu. Nov 3, 8:00 pm
Exploring the truths and fallacies of history making, through chambers and antechambers and among large costumed insects. Live performance, projected film, and interactivity all play a part in this other-worldly experience. $12 New Museum Members / $15 General Public
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