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The best art galleries in New York City

If you’re in New York City and you want to see some of the local art or you have a budget and you want to pick up a few pieces here are a few recommendations for great art galleries in NYC. You can start in Chelsea and check out David Zwirner’s place on 19th Street to see the work of contemporary artists and get a head start on who’s sure to be the next big hit in the New York art scene.

From there try the Lehmann Maupin Gallery for a different style of art as they tend to specialize in those that like to work outside the usual boundaries. Even if you’re just going to walk by you should really see the New Museum of Contemporary Art since the building itself is a work of art. The design is striking from several blocks away and when viewed up close will capture your attention. If you want to have your mind blown then check out L&M Arts for works by some of the most famous artists the world has ever seen.