Bronx Museum of the Arts

About the Museum


Interior View, Bronx Museum of the Arts

Interior, Bronx Museum of the Arts

Interior View, Bronx Museum of the Arts
Joel Greenberg

Interior View, Bronx Museum of the Arts

Exterior View, Bronx Museum of the Arts
Norman McGrath, Photo: Norman McGrath. Courtesy The Bronx Museum of the Arts

Exterior View, Bronx Museum of the Arts

The Bronx Museum of the Arts is an internationally recognized cultural destination that presents innovative contemporary art exhibitions and education programs and is committed to promoting cross-cultural dialogues for diverse audiences. The Museum was founded in 1971 and has played a vital role in the Bronx by helping to make art accessible to the entire community and connecting with local schools, artists, teens, and families through its robust education initiatives and public programs. The Bronx Museum of the Arts is a contemporary art museum that connects diverse audiences to the urban experience through its permanent collection, special exhibitions, and education programs. It serves as a crossroad where artists, local residents, national and international visitors meet. In its 40th anniversary, the Museum implemented a universal free admission policy, supporting its mission to make arts experiences available to all audiences.

Collection Highlights


Alvin Baltrop

Pier 52 (Gordon Matta-Clark's "Day's End" building cuts with two people)

Vito Acconci

Trademarks

Charles LeDray

Untitled

Huma Bhabha

Clifton

Abraham Cruzvillegas

Autorretrato ciego saliendo de mi terapia de rehabilitación...[Blind Self-Portrait While Walking Out of My Rehabilitation Therapy...]
Bronx Museum of the Arts: Collection Highlights

Alvin Baltrop

Pier 52 (Gordon Matta-Clark's "Day's End" building cuts with two people), 1975-86
Gelatin silver print
Purchased with funds from the Ford Foundation. Courtesy The Bronx Museum of the Arts

Vito Acconci

Trademarks, 1970-2004
Black and white mounted photomontage 2004 AP, 52 x 102 inches
Purchase from Sue and Joseph Berland. Courtesy The Bronx Museum of the Arts

Charles LeDray

Untitled, 1991
Velvet, silk, cotton, linen, thread, embroidery floss, cotton padding Sawdust, shoe buttons, mother of pearl, wood, glass, drawer-pulls and nails, 16 x 10 1⁄4 x 5 1⁄2 inches
Collection of the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Gift of Carol Dorsky Courtesy of The Bronx Museum of the Arts

Huma Bhabha

Clifton, 2010
collage, 201.9 x 124.5 cm
Collection of the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Purchased with funds provided by Carole Server and Oliver Frankel with additional funds from Salon 94. Courtesy of The Bronx Museum of the Arts

Abraham Cruzvillegas

Autorretrato ciego saliendo de mi terapia de rehabilitación...[Blind Self-Portrait While Walking Out of My Rehabilitation Therapy...], 2015
Neutron gray acrylic paint on newspaper clippings, cardboard, photographs, drawings, postcards, envelopes, tickets, vouchers, letters, drawings, posters, flyers, cards, recipes, napkins and steel pins on wall, variable (installation of 223 pieces)
Collection of the Bronx Museum of the Arts, Purchased with funds from The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Foundation. Courtesy of The Bronx Museum of the Arts

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