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Open Letter Implores New Museum to Allow Employee Union

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

New Museum Staff Takes Steps to Unionize

Saturday, January 12th, 2019

New York – Sarah Lucas: “Au Naturel” at New Museum Through January 20th, 2019

Friday, December 14th, 2018

WSJ Looks at New Museum in Swiss Town

Friday, December 14th, 2018

New York – Marguerite Humeau: “Birth Canal” at the New Museum Through January 6th, 2019

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

New York – John Akomfrah: “Signs of Empire” at New Museum Through September 2nd, 2018

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Margot Norton and Jamillah James Tapped for 2021 New Museum Triennial

Monday, July 9th, 2018

New Museum Reveals Artist List for 2018 Triennial

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Rem Koolhaas’s OMA to Design Expansion for New Museum

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

New Museum’s Margot Norton Promoted to Curator

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

New Museum’s Lisa Phillips Profiled in NYT

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

New York – Raymond Pettibon: “A Pen of All Work” at the New Museum Through April 9th, 2017

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

New Museum Partners with Nokia Bell Labs to Benefit NEW INC

Monday, February 27th, 2017

New Museum Adds Three to Board of Trustees

Friday, December 9th, 2016

New York – Pipilotti Rist: “Pixel Forest” at New Museum Through January 15th, 2107

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Pipilotti Rist Speaks to Artforum on New Museum Survey

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

New Museum to Show Major Raymond Pettibon Exhibition

Monday, August 29th, 2016

New York — “The Keeper” at New Museum Through September 25, 2016

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

New Museum Announces New Residency Collaboration with China’s K11 Art Foundation

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

NYC ID Program Sees 400,000 New Museum Memberships

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

New York – Nicole Eisenmann: “AL-UGH-ORIES” at the New Museum Through June 26th, 2016

Monday, June 27th, 2016

New Museum to Launch Major Expansion Plan

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

New York – Anri Sala: “Answer Me” at the New Museum Through April 10th, 2016

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Jerry Saltz on Jim Shaw’s New Museum Show

Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Protests Lead to Calls for Removing Sackler Family Name from Harvard Buildings

January 23rd, 2019

Sackler Protests, via ArtforumFollowing the continued protests against the Sackler Family, a number of politicians and activists are pressuring Harvard to remove the Sackler name from a number of its buildings, including its arts museum. The news comes a day after The Met announced it was reviewing its gift acceptance policies over similar criticism and legal threats.
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Lehmann Maupin Accuses Former Director of Stealing Trade Secrets

January 23rd, 2019

Bona Yoo, Art NewsLehmann Maupin Gallery filed suit against former director Bona Yoo, accusing the dealer of “stealing trade secrets” and altering the gallery’s files before moving on to Lévy Gorvy Gallery in New York as sales director.  “Lehmann Maupin brought this lawsuit purely out of spite towards a former employee who, in Lehmann Maupin’s own words, was ‘a valuable leader at the gallery.’ Ms. Yoo intends to vigorously defend herself against her former employer’s baseless and vengeful claims,” Yoo’s lawyer, Tibor Nagy says.
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Foundation for Contemporary Arts Names 2019 Grant Recipients

January 23rd, 2019

Tania Bruguera at Tate Modern (Installation View), via Art ObservedThe Foundation for Contemporary Arts in New York has named 18 artists who will receive unrestricted grants of $40,000, including Tania Bruguera and Mika Tajima. “It’s always an overwhelming but fantastic experience seeing how much amazing stuff is out there that you might not otherwise know about,” says board member Cecily Brown. “One big thing is that [receiving a grant] is a sign of respect from your peers, and hopefully it can really help someone to not do their day job for a while and buy the time to really put into one’s own work. Even just being able to focus on one’s work full-time is a huge difference.“
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