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THE WHITNEY IS CLOSED IN PREPARATION FOR THE OPENING OF OUR NEW BUILDING in spring 2015


Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the new building will vastly increase the Whitney’s exhibition and programming space, providing the first comprehensive view of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.

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Whitney Museum of American Art, October 2014. Photograph by Timothy Schenck
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Looking Back at _Black Male_: A Conversation with Thelma Golden, Hilton Als and Huey Copeland

Installation view of Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art (Whitney Museum of American Art, November 10, 1994–March 5, 1995). Fred Wilson, Guarded View, 1991. Photograph by Geoffrey Clements

Lectures, Talks, Readings 

Looking Back at
Black Male

Fri, Dec 12, 2014  6:30 PM

On the twentieth anniversary of her groundbreaking exhibition Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in American Art, curator Thelma Golden speaks with writer Hilton Als, and art historian and critic Huey Copeland.

Please note: This event takes place at The New School Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street.

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Robert MapplethorpeCalla  Lily, 198897.103.4
Stephen DeanPulse, 20012002.140
Gerald MurphyCocktail, 192795.188
Tina BarneyThe Landscape, 198893.11
Brice MardenSummer Table, 1972–7373.30
Garry WinograndHouston, Texas, 197798.40.3
Ross BlecknerCount No Count, 198989.28
Glenn LigonSelf-Portrait at Eleven Years Old, 20042005.11
George BellowsDempsey and Firpo, 192431.95
Raphael SoyerBowery Nocturne, 193396.68.253
Mel BochnerStupid, 20032004.48
Eva HesseNo title, 197088.17a-b
Raymond PettibonNo Title, 198797.19.1
Joseph StellaThe Brooklyn Bridge: Variation on an Old Theme, 193942.15
Hannah WilkeS.O.S. Starification Object Series (Curlers), 19742005.33
Edward HopperArtist’s ledger—Book III, 1924–6796.210a-hhhh
James Welling0806, 20062010.71
Arshile GorkyThe Artist and His Mother, c. 1926–3650.17

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