New Museum of Contemporary Art

Founded in 1977, the New Museum is a leading destination for new art and new ideas. It is Manhattan's only dedicated contemporary art museum and is respected internationally for the adventurousness and global scope of its curatorial program. The New Museum began as an idea in the mind of founding Director Marcia Tucker. As a curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art from 1967 through 1976, Tucker observed firsthand that new work by living artists was not easily assimilated into the conventional exhibition and collection structure of the traditional art museum.


Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|89.01 Score

Financial

(4/4)|93.27 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|86 Score

EIN

13-2986881


Headquarter Address

235 Bowery
New York, NY 10002