10 Best Art Museum Exhibits To See in New York City (10-6)
10. China Prophecy: Shanghai. Skyscraper Museum, 39 Battery Place, Financial District. Closing March 10th, the China Prophecy: Shanghai exhibit displays the changing landscape of the largest city in the world. The changes are shown through photography, drawings and computer animation. A must see, especially for architecture lovers. Tickets are only $5. Also, see 10 Best Architecture Sites in NYC.
9. Leonardo Da Vinci’s Workshop. Discovery Times Square Exposition, 226 West 44th Street, Theater District. An exciting exhibit where you can see Da Vinci’s inventions brought to life. Explore and understand the symbolism behind Da Vinci’s pieces. The Leonardo Da Vinci’s Workshop closes March 14th. Purchase tickets in advance for a mere $19.50.
8. Tino Sehgal’s Kiss Exhibit. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue, Upper East Side. British-German artist Tino Sehgal choreographs an erotic living sculpture. Professional dances strike erotic poses in Guggenheim’s rotunda during standard museum hours. This exhibit closes March 10th. Ticket prices are $18.
7. A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy. The Morgan Library & Museum, 225 Madison Avenue, Midtown. Explore the life and work of the legendary English author, Jane Austen. Austen’s manuscripts, personal letters, and related materials are shown along with a documentary film with well known artists and scholars. Author of the famous Pride and Prejudice and Emma, A Woman’s Wit: Jane Austen’s Life and Legacy exhibit closes March 14th. Admission is $12. Also, see 10 Best Novels Set in NYC.
6. Legacy: The Preservation of Wilderness in New York City Parks. Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue, Harlem. Closing March 21st, the Legacy: The Preservation of Wilderness in New York City Parks displays the photographs of Joel Meyerowitz of the wilderness in the five boroughs of NYC. The photographs display the secret beauty of the big apple. Suggested museum admission is $10. Also, see 10 Best Parks in NYC.