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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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Steven ParrinoUntitled, 19912008.174
Arthur DoveThe Critic, 192576.9
Oscar BluemnerA Situation in Yellow, 193367.66
Edward HopperArtist’s ledger—Book III, 1924–6796.210a-hhhh
Robert IndianaThe X-5, 196364.9a-e
Donald JuddUntitled, 196868.36
Hans HaackeShapolsky et al. Manhattan Real Estate Holdings, a Real-Time Social System, as of May 1, 1971, 19712007.148a-gg
Edward HopperEarly Sunday Morning, 193031.426
Alexander CalderSuitcase filled with elements from Calder’s Circus, 1926–3183.36.65a-c
Ben ShahnThe Passion of Sacco and Vanzetti, 1931–3249.22
Jasper JohnsSavarin, 19822002.238
Jasper JohnsSavarin, 19822002.233
Ralston CrawfordSteel Foundry, Coatesville, Pa., 1936–3737.10
Jasper JohnsSavarin, 19822002.228
Jamel ShabazzFlying High, 1982 (printed 2001)2010.132
Jacob LawrenceWar Series: Alert, 194751.9
Joseph KosuthFive Words in Green Neon, 196593.42a-c
Jacob LawrenceWar Series: Another Patrol, 194651.8

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