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The plaza viewed from under the High Line
Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph by Nic Lehoux

Events

View of the Whitney Shop. Photograph by Ed Lederman. 
Member Events: All members
Toyo Miyatake (1895–1979), Michio Ito, 1929. Gelatin silver print, 14 x 10 7/8 in. (35.6 x 27.6 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Photography Committee 2014.241. © Toyo Miyatake Studio
 
 
Member Events: Circle, Fellow, Sponsor, and Contemporaries Patron members
7:30–10 PM
View of the Whitney Shop. Photograph by Ed Lederman. 
Member Events: All members
Barkley L. Hendricks (b. 1945), Steve, 1976. Oil, acrylic, and Magna on linen canvas, 72 x 48 in. (182.9 x 121.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase and gift with funds from the Arthur M. Bullowa Bequest by exchange, the Jack E. Chachkes Endowed Purchase Fund, and the Wilfred P. and Rose J. Cohen Purchase Fund 2015.101. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
Member Events: Friend, Patron, and Contemporaries members
8–10 PM
View of the Whitney Shop. Photograph by Ed Lederman. 
Member Events: All members
Teens participate in a special "Bad Painting" workshop, March 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Teen Event: New York City teens in grades 9–12
4–6 PM
ASL Slam. Image courtesy Jon Savage
Access Programs
6–8 PM
View of the Whitney Shop. Photograph by Ed Lederman. 
Member Events: All members
Jason Polan (b. 1982), Drawing of a little boy drawing, 2016. Courtesy the artist
Family Programs
10:30 AM–3 PM
Danny Lyon (b. 1942), Self-portrait, Chicago, 1965. Gelatin silver prints montage, 12 1/4 x 10 15/16 in. (31.2 x 27.8 cm). Collection of the artist. © Danny Lyon. Courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Member Events: Learning Series members in the Curate Your Own Membership program
6–7 PM
Families create artworks in Open Studio, March 2016. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Family Programs
10:30 AM–3 PM
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A Marisol sculpture of three women, a child, and a dog
A Lorna Simpson photograph of a woman's back
A red, abstract painting by Alma Thomas
A painting of Jack Dempsey and Luis Firpo by George Bellows
Two works by Mike Kelley, a blanket with stuffed toys and a pedestal with wax candles
An abstract work by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Hollywood Africans

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.