American Folk Art Museum
2 Columbus Circle (between Broadway and Eighth Avenue)
The Museum of Arts and Design has five floors, and over 54,000 square feet of gallery space will be exclusively dedicated to its growing permanent collection, an exhibition gallery for contemporary jewelry, open artist studios that allow visitors to watch the creative process and a wide range of films, lectures, artists talks and workshops for the whole family. The Museum of Arts and Design collects, displays, and interprets objects that document contemporary and historic innovation in craft, art and design. In its exhibitions and educational programs, the museum celebrates the creative process through which materials are crafted into works that enhance contemporary life.