Artnet News: "Art World: 10 Great New York Shows to See Before Labor Day"

Artnet News: "Art World: 10 Great New York Shows to See Before Labor Day"

Not many paintings get to be the third lead in a film starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds, but Gustav Klimt's brilliant, golden Secessionist masterpiece Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer (1907) is just that beautiful. At the Neue Galerie, viewers can learn more about the history of the painting through preparatory sketches, vintage photos, jewelry, and other archival materials. [read the article]