With New York's art scene being so prominent yet ever changing, you'll want to be sure to catch significant shows. Time Out New York rounds up the top five art exhibitions of the week, from offerings at the best photography and art galleries in NYC to shows at renowned institutions like the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art and the Guggenheim.
Monday, October 10–Sunday, October 16
Lee’s surreal and often slickly produced sculptures and tableaux combine different items to challenge the way we sort things into hierachical categories, like the one between fine art and functional objects.
Photograph: Courtesy Jack Hanley Gallery
The 2005 Turner Prize winner explores the influence of Japanese Noh theater on modern art in his restaging of W.B. Yeats’s Noh-inspired dance play from 1916.
Simon Starling with Yasuo Miichi, At Twilight/Mask of W.B. Yeats, 2016
Photograph: Courtesy of Simon Starling & The Modern Institute