About MoMA

Founded in 1929 as an educational institution, The Museum of Modern Art is dedicated to being the foremost museum of modern art in the world.

Through the leadership of its Trustees and staff, The Museum of Modern Art manifests this commitment by establishing, preserving, and documenting a permanent collection of the highest order that reflects the vitality, complexity and unfolding patterns of modern and contemporary art; by presenting exhibitions and educational programs of unparalleled significance; by sustaining a library, archives, and conservation laboratory that are recognized as international centers of research; and by supporting scholarship and publications of preeminent intellectual merit.

Central to The Museum of Modern Art’s mission is the encouragement of an ever-deeper understanding and enjoyment of modern and contemporary art by the diverse local, national, and international audiences that it serves.

 

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The Mythic Being- I Embody Everything You Most Hate and Fear, 1975
Adrian Piper Brings Issues of Racism to MoMA in a Monumental Show

Art Exhibitions | Balasz Takac

The never seen before retrospective of Adrian Piper's several-decades-long artistic practice is going to be presented in Museum of Modern Art in New York.

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Cindy Sherman (American, born 1954) Untitled Film Still #21 1978
MoMA Moves to Paris and Lands at Fondation Louis Vuitton!

Art Exhibitions | Andrey V.

For the next few months, Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris will be showing the masterworks of modern and contemporary art borrowed from MoMA's collection.

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Louise Bourgeois - Untitled, from the installation, À l’infini. 2008
Louise Bourgeois in a New Light at New York's MoMA This Fall

Art Exhibitions | Angie Kordic

The Louise Bourgeois - An Unfolding Portrait exhibition at the MoMA New York provides us an insight into the creative process of the celebrated sculptor.

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