Wednesday, May 7, 2008
Jeff Koons on the Roof@ The Metropoltian Museum of Art
Jeff Koons on the Roof
April 22, 2008–October 26, 2008 (weather permitting)
The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden
On view is an installation of sculptures by American artist Jeff Koons (b. 1955), featuring three of the artist�s meticulously crafted works that have never before been on public display. The works are set in the most dramatic outdoor space for sculpture in New York City: The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden, which offers a spectacular view of Central Park and the Manhattan skyline. Beverage and sandwich service is available from 10:00 a.m. until closing, including Friday and Saturday evenings.
Café serving sandwiches, espresso, cappuccino, iced tea, soft drinks, wine, and beer open 10:00–8:15 (Friday, Saturday), 10:00–4:30 (Sunday, Tuesday–Thursday). Martini Bar open 5:30–8:00 (Friday, Saturday).
The exhibition is made possible by Bloomberg.
Additional support is provided by Cynthia Hazen Polsky and Leon B. Polsky.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028
All text and imagery courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.