News

The Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Magazine selects the Neue Galerie as one of its "10 More Reasons" to visit New York, proclaiming the museum to be "truly one of the city’s hidden museum treasures." [Read more]

17 October 2010,

Federico de Vera has designed three exhibitions for the Neue Galerie, including the current Messerschmidt show. Judith Nasatir writes in this T Magazine profile that de Vera is "a believer in a democracy of beauty." [Read more]

17 October 2010,

Writes Ariella Budick, "The small show’s wallop vastly exceeds its size. Messerschmidt is not a household name here, but he deserves to be, and the Neue Galerie steps outside its usual purview...to give him a stunning presentation." [Read more]

17 October 2010,

Sanda Weigl is immersed in the musical traditions of her heritage: the folk songs of her native Romania and the Kabaret lyrics penned by her uncle Bertolt Brecht. Sanda answered our five questions about the ways her personal history affects the performer she is today. [Read more]

25 March 2013,

When asked to recommend a "few great" museum gift shops, T+L contributing editor Raul Barreneche, author of the forthcoming The Tropical Modern House, recommends the Neue Galerie Design Shop. [Download the article as a pdf]

29 September 2010,

"Franz Xaver Messerschmidt (1736–1783) is one of those elusive 18th-century figures who confront us with the nocturnal side of the enlightenment. In the eyes of his contemporaries, he was not only a madman but also a mad artist." [Read more]

29 September 2010,

"Once in the same room with Klimt's portrait, though, I stopped and stared for a long and fascinated while. The work is flat-out beautiful, neither giddy nor gaudy. Its masses of not-quite-regular ornament draw the viewer into the painting..." [Read more]

29 September 2010,

Patricia Racette is a beloved operatic soprano, honored by Opera News as "an integral component of the American opera landscape today." We spoke with Patricia, and asked her five questions about herself, her inspirations, and the program she is preparing for Sabarsky audiences. [Read more]

25 March 2013,

"Sculptures by Austro-Bavarian artist Franz Xaver Messerschmidt made their U.S. debut at the Upper East Side's Neue Galerie. Messerschmidt’s exhibition also marks the first time that Neue Galerie...has collaborated with the Louvre Museum." [Read more]

29 September 2010,

"A distinguished group of individuals queued outside the Neue Galerie's 86th Street entrance for a private preview of Franz Xaver Messerschmidt’s arresting sculptural grimaces which hinted of mental unrest." [Read more]

29 September 2010,