Rubin Museum of Art

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  • Today: 11 a.m - 9 p.m.

  • The museum is closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving, and New Year's Day.

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Featured Programs

Clemente x 8

On September 5, 2014 The Rubin opens the first museum exhibition devoted to the extensive Indian influences in Francesco Clemente’s work, Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India. To further explore the chief motivations in his life and work, the artist will take to the Rubin stage eight times with eight personalities from very different walks of life. Both artist and guest will bring to the conversation a ‘found object’ that will act as catalyst to a freewheeling conversation. It could roll in any direction… Learn More


Asian Jewelry Conference

Presentations on Asian jewelry by leading scholars in the decorative arts.
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Waking Up: Dan Harris and Sam Harris in conversation

Book launch of Sam Harris’ Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality without Religion. Broadcaster, meditator, and author (10% Happier) Dan Harris engages mind scientist and renowned sceptic Sam Harris about his new exploration of spirituality, Waking Up. Learn More



Naked Soul

Unplugged, but totally connected. An entirely acoustic singer/songwriter series allowing you to hear artists as they really sound. Featured artists inlcude Martha Wainwright, Erin McKeown, Melissa Ferrick and more. Learn more


Harlem in the Himalayas

Acoustic jazz concerts presented with the National Jazz Museum in Harlem. Fridays at 7:00 p.m. Upcoming performances include John Escreet & Sirius Quartet and Anja Lechner & Francois Couturier - ECM CD Release Concert. Learn More


Cabaret Cinema: "My Formative Years" 

September 26 – December 5, 2014
A film series selected by artist Francesco Clemente. Part of the exhibition Francesco Clemente: Inspired by IndiaLearn More