Museums

New Museum

The museum is located at 235 Bowery New York

Founded in 1977, The New Museum is the only museum in New York City exclusively devoted to presenting contemporary art from around the world. It is respected internationally for the global scope of its curatorial programme, including exhibitions, information, and documentation about living artists from around the world. Since its very beginning, the New Museum has established itself as a place of experimentation and a hub of new art and ideas.

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
tue, wed, fri, sat, sun 11:00 am – 6:00 pm; thu 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

T: +1 212 219 1222
M: info@newmuseum.org
W: Website

ADDRESS
235 Bowery

ESTABLISHED
1977
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Chris Ofili: Night and Day
The New Museum presents the first major solo museum exhibition in the United States of Chris Ofili‘s...
29 Oct 2014 - 25 Nov 2014
Exhibitions
Sarah Charlesworth: Doubleworld
Over the course of a thirty-five-year career, Conceptual artist and photographer Sarah Charlesworth...
24 Jun 2015 - 20 Sep 2015
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Pia Camil: A Plot for a Latch
In January 2016, the New Museum will host the first solo museum presentation in New York of the work...
13 Jan 2016 - 17 Apr 2016
Exhibitions
Anri Sala: Answer Me
The New Museum presents a major exhibition of the work of Anri Sala (b. 1974), one of the most acclaimed...
03 Feb 2016 - 10 Apr 2016
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Cheryl Donegan: Scenes and Commercials
Working across video, painting, and performance, Cheryl Donegan (b. 1962, New Haven, USA) explores the...
20 Jan 2016 - 10 Apr 2016
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Cally Spooner: On False Tears and Outsourcing
The New Museum presents a new installation by Cally Spooner which will be her first solo and institutional...
27 Apr 2016 - 19 Jun 2016
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Andra Ursuta: Alps
In spring 2016, the New Museum will present the first museum exhibition in New York of Andra Ursuta. Ursuta’s...
27 Apr 2016 - 19 Jun 2016
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Beatriz Santiago Muñoz: Song, Strategy, Sign
Beatriz Santiago Muñoz: Song, Strategy, Sign will mark the first New York museum solo exhibition of...
20 Apr 2016 - 12 Jun 2016
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Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric
“Time as Fabric” is the first New York museum exhibition of work by London-based artist Goshka...
04 May 2016 - 26 Jun 2016
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Nicole Eisenman: Al-ugh-ories
The New Museum will present the first New York survey show of the work of Nicole Eisenman (b. 1965, Verdun,...
04 May 2016 - 26 Jun 2016
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The Keeper
“The Keeper” is an exhibition dedicated to the act of preserving objects, artworks, and images, and...
20 Jul 2016 - 25 Sep 2016
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Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest
Over the past thirty years, Rist (b. 1962) has achieved international renown as a pioneer of video art...
26 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
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Cheng Ran: Diary of a Madam
For his first solo museum exhibition in the United States, Cheng Ran debuts a new multi-video installation...
19 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
Exhibitions
Raymond Pettibon: A Pen of All Work
Curated by Gary Carrion-Murayari, Kraus Family Curator, and Massimiliano Gioni, Edlis Neeson Artistic...
08 Feb 2017 - 09 Apr 2017
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Jonathas de Andrade: O Peixe
Curated by Natalie Bell and titled “Jonathas de Andrade: O Peixe”, Brazilian artist Jonathas de Andrade...
25 Jan 2017 - 09 Apr 2017
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A.K. Burns: Shabby but Thriving
Power (the sun), water, land, void, and body are the key elements that constitute the exhibition by A.K....
18 Jan 2017 - 23 Apr 2017
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RAGGA NYC: All the threatened and delicious things joining one another
Curated by Sara O’Keeffe, the exhibition and residency aims to engage a growing community of more than...
03 May 2017 - 25 Jun 2017
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Elaine Cameron-Weir: Viscera Has Questions About Itself
Curated by Natalie Bell, Assistant Curator, the exhibition traces the artist’s interest in the...
03 May 2017 - 03 Sep 2017
Exhibitions
Kaari Upson: Good Thing You Are Not Alone
The exhibition, curated by Margot Norton, Associate Curator, is the first New York museum presentation...
03 May 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Under-Song For A Cipher
Curated by Natalie Bell, Assistant Curator, and Massimiliano Gioni, the exhibition presents a new body...
03 May 2017 - 03 Sep 2017
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Carol Rama: Antibodies
This is the first New York museum survey of the work of Italian artist Carol Rama (1918 – 2015,...
26 Apr 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
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Alexandra Pirici: Co-natural
The new work  by the artist is conceived especially for the New Museum’s South Galleries and continues...
06 Feb 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
Exhibitions
Nathaniel Mellors: Progressive Rocks
Curated by Margot Norton, the show is exhibited in the New Museum’s recently inaugurated South Galleries....
06 Feb 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
Exhibitions
Anna Craycroft: Motion into Being
The exhibition is the result of the artist’s residence within the Department of Education and...
17 Jan 2018 - 13 May 2018
Exhibitions
Sara Magenheimer: Noon
In her practice, the artist employs a wide range of media including video, sound, performance, sculpture,...
24 Jan 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
Exhibitions
2018 Triennial: Songs for Sabotage
The New Museum Triennial is devoted to emerging artists from around the world, a new generation of artists...
13 Feb 2018 - 27 May 2018
Exhibitions
Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa: The House at Kawinal
The House at Kawinal is the first solo exhibition in US of the artist Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa, born...
06 Jun 2018 - 09 Sep 2018
Exhibitions
Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel
Curated by Massimiliano Gioni and Margot Norton, this is the first American survey of work by British...
26 Sep 2018 - 20 Jan 2019
Exhibitions
MOTHA and Chris E. Vargas: Consciousness Razing—The Stonewall Re-Memorialization Project
Chris E. Vargas is the founder of the Museum of Transgender Hirstory & Art (MOTHA), a semi-fictional...
26 Sep 2018 - 03 Feb 2019
Exhibitions
Asli Çavuşoğlu: The Place of Stone
For her solo show and residency at New Museum, the first in the US, the artist Aslı Çavuşoğlu creates...
18 Sep 2018 - 13 Jan 2019
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Jeffrey Gibson: The Anthropophagic Effect
The solo exhibition “The Anthropophagic Effect” is the result of Jeffrey Gibson‘s...
13 Feb 2019 - 09 Jun 2019
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The Art Happens Here: Net Art’s Archival Poetics
Leveraging on Rhizome’s expertise in the field, the exhibition “The Art Happens Here: Net Art’s...
22 Jan 2019 - 26 May 2019
Exhibitions
Adelita Husni-Bey: Chiron
The New Museum presents the first solo exhibition by Italian artist Adelita Husni-Bey in New York, curated...
22 Jan 2019 - 14 Apr 2019
Exhibitions
Mariana Castillo Deball: Finding Oneself Outside
The title of the exhibition dedicated to Mariana Castillo Deball at New Museum describes a feeling encountered...
22 Jan 2019 - 14 Apr 2019
Exhibitions
Genesis Belanger: Holding Pattern
The installation by the artist Genesis Belanger revives a series of Storefront Window interventions...
22 Jan 2019 - 14 Apr 2019
Exhibitions
Nari Ward: We The People
The New Museum presents the first museum survey in New York dedicated to the work of Nari Ward. Featuring...
13 Feb 2019 - 26 May 2019
Exhibitions
Mirror/Echo/Tilt
With the title inspired by Miguel de Cervantes’s famous novel Don Quixote (1605–15) written from...
18 Jun 2019 - 06 Oct 2019
Exhibitions
Lubaina Himid: Work from Underneath
Turner Prize–winning British artist Lubaina Himid is having her first solo show in the US at the New...
26 Jun 2019 - 06 Oct 2019
Exhibitions
Mika Rottenberg: Easypieces
Curated by Margot Norton, “Easypices” is the first New York solo museum presentation of work...
26 Jun 2019 - 15 Sep 2019