Is This New York's Best Little Museum?

Mackenzie Stroh

Under a trailblazing director, the often-overlooked Jewish Museum has become a design powerhouse.

It started in March with “Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History,” a retrospective of the popular fashion designer and TV personality. Then, in May, came “Roberto Burle Marx: Brazilian Modernist,” dedicated to the prolific landscape designer. Rounding out the year is the November opening of “Pierre Chareau: Modern Architecture and Design,” about the celebrated Frenchman (1883–1950) who bui...

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