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 (Photograph: Randel Urbauer)1/10
Photograph: Randel UrbauerLlyn Foulkes at New Museum of Contemporary Art
 (Photograph: Sheldan Collins/Spontaneous Acco)2/10
Photograph: Sheldan Collins/Spontaneous Acco"Swing Time: Reginald Marsh and Thirties New York" at New-York Historical Society
 (Photograph: Jonathan Muzikar)3/10
Photograph: Jonathan Muzikar"Le Corbusier: An Atlas of Modern Landscapes" at Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
 (Photograph: Rendering Andreas Tjeldflaat)4/10
Photograph: Rendering Andreas TjeldflaatJames Turrell at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
 (Photograph: Pablo Esteva)5/10
Photograph: Pablo Esteva"Fashion Jewelry: The Collection of Barbara Berger" at Museum of Arts & Design
 (Photograph: Avshalom Avital)6/10
Photograph: Avshalom Avital"As Subject and Object: Contemporary Book Artists Explore Sacred Hebrew Texts" at Museum of Biblical Art (MoBiA)
 (Photograph: Warren Silverman)7/10
Photograph: Warren Silverman"Robert Irwin: Scrim veil—Black rectangle—Natural light, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (1977)" at Whitney Museum of American Art
 (Photograph: Courtesy of The Bruce High Quality Foundation.)8/10
Photograph: Courtesy of The Bruce High Quality Foundation."The Bruce High Quality Foundation: Ode to Joy, 2001-2013" at Brooklyn Museum
 (Photograph: Courtesy of MGM Media Licensing / Core collection)9/10
Photograph: Courtesy of MGM Media Licensing / Core collection"Persol Magnificent Obsessions: 30 Stories of Craftsmanship in Film" at Museum of the Moving Image
 (Photograph: Courtesy The Morgan Library & Museum)10/10
Photograph: Courtesy The Morgan Library & MuseumMonika Grzymala, Volumen at The Morgan Library & Museum

Best New York museum exhibits to see this summer

Be sure to hit these New York museums to check out some of the summer’s hottest exhibits.

By Catherine Ellsberg and Amy Plitt

When the temperature rises, head indoors: These museum exhibits are among the best things to do this summer in New York. Check out exhibits at the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim, Museum of the Moving Image and more.

RECOMMENDED: Museums in New York

Portrait in A Flat
Randel Urbauer

Llyn Foulkes

Art Mixed media

This retrospective features 103 pieces, ranging from beautiful portraiture to narrative tableaux.


James Turrell

Art Installation

Turrell hasn’t shown work in an NYC museum for more than 30 years; expect early works and a site-specific piece at this massive retrospective.


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