The Block Museum is closed through September 21. Join us this fall.
September 21-December 8, 2019
Pop América, 1965–1975
Pop América is the first exhibition to unify Latin American expressions of Pop and explore how its bold and colorful imagery, references to mass culture, and representations of everyday objects, signs, and symbols were embraced by artists working across the hemisphere.
September 21 - December 8, 2019Pop América, 1965–1975
Coming in 2020
January 21-April 5, 2020
Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Grey Collection“Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Grey Collection” surveys art from three nations where unique and vibrant forms of modernism sprang forth in the 1960s and 1970s.
January 21 - April 5, 2020Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Grey Collection
April 28-July 26, 2020
Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s – 1980sFrom the 1950s through the 1980s, painters and sculptors throughout the Arab world explored the challenges and possibilities of abstraction in art. “Taking Shape”, an exhibition of works from the collection of the Barjeel Art Foundation in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE), presents the work of Middle Eastern and North...
April 28 - July 26, 2020Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s – 1980s
January 21-April 26, 2020
Terence Gower: Ciudad ModernaWorking in video, sculpture, drawing and photography, New York-based artist Terence Gower (b. British Colombia, 1965) investigates the material and intellectual histories of postwar positivism in art and architecture. The contemporary built environments of 1960s Mexico are the focus of his 2004 video, Ciudad Moderna.
January 21 - April 26, 2020Terence Gower: Ciudad Moderna