Current and Upcoming Exhibitions & Installations

Press releases for current and upcoming exhibitions at the City Museum. Press and Media, please contact the Museum’s Department of Communications at pressoffice@mcny.org for additional information on current, ongoing, or upcoming exhibitions.

The City Museum in the News

  • "Hip Hop Revolution at the Museum of the City of New York" NBC New York
  • "Hip-Hop? She Won’t Stop" The New York Times
  • "Photographing The Birth of Hip-Hop" American Photo Magazine
  • "'Hip-Hop Revolution' Displays the Early Days of the Music Genre" Eyewitness News 7 Online
  • "Hip-Hop's Roots Traced in New East Harlem Exhibit" The Warner Cable News 1
  • "'Hip-Hop Revolution: Photographs' chronicles the rise of rap music" amNewYork
  • "Nostalgia-Inducing Photos Of Hip-Hop's Golden Age" Huffington Post
  • "Blast Into Hip-Hop’s Past With This New NYC Photo Exhibit" Vibe
  • "Hip hop's 'baby pictures': Unseen photos offer glimpse inside the formative years of New York's subculture" The Daily Mail Online
  • "Review of 'Everything Is Design: The Work of Paul Rand' at the Museum of the City of New York," The Wall Street Journal
  • "Everything Is Design: The Work of Paul Rand," NBC New York
  • "Review: ‘Everything Is Design’ Showcases Paul Rand, Master of Brand Identity," New York Times
  • "The Designer Who Humanized Corporate Design," The Atlantic
  • Museum of the City of New York Celebrates Paul Rand," amNewYork
  • "Everything is Design: The Work of Paul Rand at the Museum of the City of New York," Untapped Cities
  • "Paul Rand's Work Exhibited at the Museum of the City of New York," Architect Magazine
  • "How Paul Rand Pioneered The Era Of Design-Led Business," Co.Design
  • "'Everything is Design: The Work of Paul Rand' on view at the Museum of the City of New York," Art Daily
  • "Museum Asks Visitors To Listen To New York's Buildings," NPR News
  • "'Soundscape' Exhibits Audiovisual Interpretations of Architecture at the Museum of the City of New York" Architect Magazine
  • "Precious Windows on a Vanished World," New York Times
  • "In Hands of Hungarian Artist, Jewish Home Movies of the ’30s a Warning of Coming Holocaust," The Daily Beast
  • "New Film Exhibit Gives Moving Glimpse of Pre-WWII Jewish Poland," The Times of Israel
  • "Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao’s ‘Assembled Realities’ Opens at City Museum," The Wall Street Journal
  • "Truly Capturing the Frenzy of New York's Streets," City Lab
  • "Paying Homage to an Illustrator From the Industry’s Golden Era," The New York Times
  • "A New York Life" at the Museum of the City of New York, NBC New York
  • “Guastavino in New York: A Conversation with John Ochsendorf, Jill Lerner, and Santiago Calatrava,” WNYC
  • "Martin Wong: A Medici to Spray Paint and Graffiti Artists," The New York Times
  • "Approval Matrix: City As Canvas is Brilliant/ Highbrow," New York Magazine
  • "Design Review: Back to the Future with Norman Bel Geddes," Mark Feeney for The Boston Globe
  • "How the Original 1 Percent Showed Off: 'Gilded New York' and 'Beauty's Legacy,' Two Lifestyle Shows," The New York Times
  • The City Museum's presentation of the Louis Auchincloss Prize to Stephen Sondheim in New York Social Diary
  • "New Book, Gilded New York Coincides with MCNY Exhibit," WWD
  • "Gilded Gotham," Gotham Magazine
  • VIDEO: "Photo exhibit marks one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy," NBC Nightly News
  • VIDEO:"Sandy anniversary marked by photography exhibit," CBS This Morning
  • "Recalling the Wave of Water and Panic," The New York Times
  • "Back to the Future: A New Look at Modernist Hero Norman Bel Geddes," Vanity Fair
  • "'Rising Waters: Photographs of Sandy' at Museum of the City of New York," Huffington Post
  • "Rising Waters: Photographs of Hurricane Sandy," Downtown Magazine
  • "Superstorm Sandy, One Year Later: Self-Portraits by Communities in Distress," Time
  •  Pictures from the Museum's Director's Council "New York After Dark" gala from W Magazine
  • "Picture this: Central Park meets canvas at Museum of the City of New York," Columbia Spectator
  • "Major exhibition on polymath designer Norman Bel Geddes to open at MCNY," Archinect.com
  • "Museum of the City of New York," Art Nerd New York
  •  Slideshow: NYC's Off-the-Beaten Path Museums, Conde Nast Traveler