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Aliza Nisenbaum, La Talaverita, Sunday Morning NY Times, 2016. Oil on linen, 68 x 88 in. (172.7 x 223.5 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy T293 Gallery, Rome and Mary Mary, Glasgow
Free Events
6:30–8:30 PM
Aliza Nisenbaum, La Talaverita, Sunday Morning NY Times, 2016. Oil on linen, 68 x 88 in. (172.7 x 223.5 cm). Collection of the artist; courtesy T293 Gallery, Rome and Mary Mary, Glasgow
Teen Event: New York City teens
5–7 PM
Anicka Yi (b. 1971), still from The Flavor Genome, 2016. 3D high-definition video, color, sound; 22 min. Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist and 47 Canal, New York 
Free Tours: En Español
8 PM
Cauleen Smith (b. 1967), In the Wake, 2017. Satin, poly-satin, quilted pleather, upholstery, wool felt, wool velvet, indigo-dyed silk-rayon velvet, indigo-dyed silk satin, embroidery floss, metallic thread, acrylic fabric paint, acrylic hair beads, acrylic barrettes, satin cord, polyester fringe, poly-ilk- tassels, plastic-coated paper, and sequins. Sixteen components, 60 × 48 in. (152.4 × 121.9 cm) each. Collection of the artist; courtesy Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago, and Kate Werble Gallery, New York. Sewed by: Keeley Haftner, Elgee King, Jinn Bronwen Lee, Kate S. Lee, Elizabeth Van Loan, April Martin, Nicole Mauser, Magritte Emanuel Nankin, Carolina Poveda, Darling Shear, Danielle Wordelman
Family Programs
10:30 AM–3 PM
Families engaging with works on view, July 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Family Programs
10:45–11:15 AM
Families engaging with works on view, July 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Family Programs
11:30 AM–12 PM
Puppies Puppies (b. 1989), Liberty (Liberté), 2016. Performance, Galerie Balice Hertling, Paris, France, July 7, 2016. Courtesy the artist. Photograph by Stephan Tanbin Sastrawidjaja
2017 Biennial Performances
12–4 PM
Families engaging with works on view, July 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Family Programs
1:30–2 PM
Photograph by Matthew Carasella
Whitney Signs
4–6 PM
James N. Kienitz Wilkins (b. 1983), still from B-ROLL with Andre, 2015. High-definition video, color, sound; 19 min. Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist
2017 Biennial Film Program
6 PM
James N. Kienitz Wilkins (b. 1983), still from B-ROLL with Andre, 2015. High-definition video, color, sound; 19 min. Collection of the artist; courtesy the artist
2017 Biennial Film Program
8:30 PM
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