The Studio Museum in Harlem

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8 / 10

9 expert reviews

“Showcases the work of artists who are inspired by their African heritage.”

– Condé Nast Traveler

Fodor's Fodor's
"Contemporary art by African-American, Caribbean, and African artists is the focus of this small museum with a light-filled sculpture garden." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"This small, cultural gem has been exhibiting the works of African American artists for more than four decades." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Opened in 1968 in a rented loft at Fifth Avenue and 125th Street, the Studio Museum in Harlem has long been showcasing the works of artists of African descent." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"When Studio Museum opened in 1968, it was the first black fine-arts museum in the country, and it remains the place to go for historical insight into African-American art." Full review
On the Grid On the Grid
" Inside, the installations are a carefully curated collection of work by artists, local and international, of African descent." Full review
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