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Description: This exhibition explores William Kent's (1919-2012) calamitous life through his art, highlighting his skill and creativity as well as the paradoxes that drove him, bringing his erotically charged work back to New York for the first time in nearly 50 years. From rising art star to recluse, self-taught printmaker and sculptor William Kent in many respects embodied the title of his semi-autobiographical 1964 print, "My Life Ruined By Sex."
Venue Description: The most stimulating museum in New York. Current exhibitions include: Spotlight on the Permanent Collection, with objects and ephemera drawn from over 9,000 objects in the permanent collection. Present this guide at the front desk and receive $4 off admission.