Museum of Modern Art in Boston

280 Broadway, Manhattan, NY 10007, USA

1112223456

11:00 to 08:00

http://citynation.com

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.

It has been important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identified as the most influential museum of modern art in the world. It is also one of the largest. The museum’s collection offers an overview of modern and contemporary art, including works of architecture and design, drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, prints, illustrated books and artist’s books, film and electronic media.

The Library’s holdings include approximately 300,000 books and exhibition catalogs, over 1,000 periodical titles, and over 40,000 files of ephemera about individual artists and groups. The archives holds primary source material related to the history of modern and contemporary art.

When Abby Rockefeller’s son Nelson was selected by the board of trustees to become its flamboyant president in 1939. At the age of thirty, he became the prime instigator and funder of its publicity, acquisitions and subsequent expansion into new headquarters on 53rd Street. His brother, David Rockefeller, also joined the museum’s board of trustees in 1948 and took over the presidency when Nelson was elected Governor of New York in 1958.

Visited 286 times, 1 Visits today

Add a Review to Jack Click here to cancel reply.

Your Rating for this listing:

Related Listings

Rickys Lounge in Boston

(243) 222-12344

437 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

Daily : 10 am to 11 pm

Rickys Lounge is the only option in town that I am aware of. Their food and drinks are very good. Good to have tots as a potato option. My son enjoyed the rich gravy and mashed potatoes. You can even play pool in the back room at Rickys Lounge. Read more…

Harbor Motel in Boston

1112223456

240 W 52nd St New York, NY 10019

11:00 to 08:00

The Harbor Motel offers rooms with two double beds, 2 queen beds or 1 King. All rooms are air conditioned and have private decks. Side ocean rooms have small refrigerators and coffee makers. Read more…

Hobstreet Residence in Boston

0261 222 3232

57 E 57th St, New York City, New York, USA

11:00 to 08:00

The Hobstreet Residence is the right choice for visitors who are searching for a combination of charm, peace and quiet, and a convenient position from which to explore Venice. It is a small, comfortable hotel, situated at the nearby lake. Read more…