Museum of Modern Art and Volkswagen Announce Innovative Two-Year Partnership


NEW YORK, NY.- The Museum of Modern Art, MoMA PS1, and Volkswagen announced details of a two-year partnership today at a press conference at MoMA. The major components of the partnership are the support for an international contemporary art exhibition at MoMA PS1 in 2013, and the expansion of MoMA’s online course offerings beginning in March 2012. It also includes sponsorship of a series of installations in MoMA’s Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden and of the exhibition Francis Alÿs: A Story of Deception, as well as the donation of two works by artist Francis Alÿs to MoMA’s collection. This unprecedented partnership supports MoMA and MoMA PS1’s leadership role in contemporary art and culture, and our goal of reaching a diverse and global audience. “We are pleased to have a strong partner in Volkswagen, whose commitment to i