Museum of Modern Art

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The Olive Trees (1889), a van Gogh painting at the MoMA.

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is a modern art museum in New York, New York, United States, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. It has been called the most important museum of modern art in the world.[1] Some of the artists featured at the museum include Jackson Pollack, Vincent van Gogh, Andy Warhol, and Robert Indiana.

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  1. Kleiner, Fred S.; Christin J. Mamiya (2005). "The Development of Modernist Art : The Early 20th Century". Gardner's Art Through The Ages : The Western Perspective. Thomson Wadsworth. pp. 796. ISBN 0495004782. http://books.google.com/books?id=kuJ6RxgVXa0C&pg=PA796&dq=%22the+institution+most+responsible+for+developing+modernist+art%22+%22the+most+influential+museum+of+modern+art+in+the+world%22&sig=n8w_n5xiSMUp0zCZx3IkQn6reso. "The Museum of Modern Art in New York City is consistently identified as the institution most responsible for developing modernist art ... the most influential museum of modern art in the world."

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