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Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Ed Lederman
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Teen Opening

YI Artists collaborating with artist-in-residence Jacolby Satterwhite in front of a green screen, April 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak

Teen Event 

Teen Opening

Sat, May 30, 2015  6–8:30 PM

New York City teens are invited to celebrate the opening of the new Whitney at this special event organized by Youth Insights Leaders. Refreshments and art materials provided!

This event is free to attend; no RSVP is required. Bring a friend! 


Donald Judd (1928-1994), Untitled, 1968. Stainless steel and plexiglass, 33 × 68 × 48 in. (83.8 × 172.7 × 121.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Howard and Jean Lipman Foundation, Inc.  68.36. © artist or artist’s estate
Laurie Simmons, Walking Camera II (Jimmy the Camera), 1987. Gelatin silver print, 82 13/16 × 47 1/2 in. (210.3 × 120.7 cm). Edition of 5. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Photography Committee  94.107  Video
© 1987 Laurie Simmons
Edward Ruscha, Large Trademark with Eight Spotlights, 1962. Oil on canvas, 66 3/4 × 133 1/4 in. (169.6 × 338.5 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Mrs. Percy Uris Purchase Fund  85.41. © Ed Ruscha
Georgia O’Keeffe (1887-1986), Music, Pink and Blue No. 2, 1918. Oil on canvas; 35 × 29 15/16 in. (88.9 × 76 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Emily Fisher Landau in honor of Tom Armstrong  91.90
© 2009 Georgia O’Keeffe Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Eva Hesse, No title, 1970. Latex, rope, string, and wire, dimensions variable. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from Eli and Edythe L. Broad, the Mrs. Percy Uris Purchase Fund, and the Painting and Sculpture Committee 88.17a-b. © The Estate of Eva Hesse. Hauser & Wirth; photograph by Sheldan C. Collins
Fred Wilson, Guarded View, 1991. Wood, paint, steel, and fabric, dimensions variable. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of the Peter Norton Family Foundation 97.84a-d. © Fred Wilson

The Whitney’s collection contains some of the most significant and exciting work created by artists in the United States during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.