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MoMA’S RENOWNED COLLECTION OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE RETURNS TOVIEW IN ELEGANT AND EXPANSIVE GALLERIESInaugural Installation in Newly Expanded Building Presents Key Movements, Artists,and Styles that Shaped the Evolution of Modern and Contemporary ArtNew York, November 15, 2004—The newly renovated and expanded Museum of Modern Art,opening on November 20, 2004, will present the Museum’s renowned collection of painting andsculpture in a completely new reinstallation that dynamically illustrates the movements, artists,and influences that have shaped modern and contemporary art over the last 125 years. Worksfrom the collection will be exhibited on three floors of expansive galleries, including the Museum’sfirst galleries devoted exclusively to contemporary art. Architect Yoshio Taniguchi has designedsuites of carefully calibrated spaces in which to trace the developments of art from the late 19thcentury to the present day, following a layout established by John Elderfield, The Marie-Josée ...