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Jeff Koons, Lobster, 2003. Polychromed aluminum and coated steel chain; 57 7⁄8 × 37 × 17 1⁄8 in. (147 × 94 × 43.5 cm). Collection of the artist. © Jeff Koons

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Try This! Gallery Experiments

Sat, Aug 2, 2014  11:30 AM–2:30 PM

For families with kids of all ages

Bring your family to check out these pop-up activity stations in Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. Each month families will engage with works on view through discussions, sketching, and explorations of different materials.

Free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

Dana SchutzSelf-Eater, 20052006.35
Jackson PollockNumber 27, 1950, 195053.12
Jean-Michel BasquiatHollywood Africans, 198384.23
Robert LongoUntitled, 198191.55
Mark RothkoAgitation of the Archaic, 194485.43.1
Richard ArtschwagerDescription of Table, 196466.48
Philip PearlsteinPortrait of Andy, Warhola, 195074.115
James Welling0806, 20062010.71
Richard TuttleDrift III, 196583.18a-b
Arshile GorkyThe Artist and His Mother, c. 1926–3650.17
R. H. QuaytmanDistracting Distance, Chapter 16, 20102010.54
Mabel DwightBrothers, 192831.719
Liza LouKitchen, 1990–952008.339a-x
Man RayLa Fortune, 193872.129
ChristoThe Gates, Project for Central Park, New York City, 20032004.419a-b
Corita KentHa, 19662007.44
Stephen DeanPulse, 20012002.140
Alexander CalderCalder’s Circus, 1926–3183.36.1-95
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Art Everywhere U.S. Launches August 4

See Eleven Whitney Works on Billboards, buses, and trains

Art Everywhere US will transform outdoor advertising spaces into a free, open-air art gallery across the country.

Events

Jeff Koons, Gazing Ball (Belvedere Torso), 2013. Plaster and glass; 71 1⁄2 x 29 7⁄8 x 35 1⁄8 in. (181.6 × 75.9 × 89.2 cm). Private collection
Member Events: Learning Series Members in the Curate Your Own Program
5:30–7 PM
Jeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988. Porcelain; 42 × 70 1⁄2 x 32 1⁄2 in. (106.7 × 179.1 × 82.6 cm). Private collection. © Jeff Koons
Member Events: Patron, Circle, Fellow, Sponsor, and Contemporaries members.
7 PM
Kids draw together at a family program during the Whitney Biennial, May 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Family Tours
10:30–11:30 AM
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