Whitney Independent Study Program: Critical Studies Symposium

FRI, May 26, 2017
5–9:30 pm

The 2017 Critical Studies Symposium is an evening-long program in which each of the six participants from the Whitney Independent Study Critical Studies Program presents a short paper on their current research. Two discussants respond to these papers.

Admission is free. Please request tickets at the Will Call desk in the main lobby.

Leroy F. Moore: Black/Brown International Disability Art and Hip-Hop

FRI, Jun 2, 2017
6:30 pm

Biennial artist Park McArthur and collaborators Carolyn Lazard and Constantina Zavitsanos present an evening of performance and discussion with poet, community activist, and Krip-Hop nation creator Leroy F. Moore.

Free with registration.


Family Workshop and Teatime with Susan Cianciolo

SAT, Jun 17, 2017
1–3 pm

For families with kids ages 6 and up
Join 2017 Biennial artist, filmmaker, and fashion designer Susan Cianciolo to create a communal space for afternoon tea with your family!

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The Laurie M. Tisch Education Center

For the first time in its history, the Whitney Museum has a dedicated space for education with the opening of the Laurie M. Tisch Education Center. Centrally located on the Museum’s Third Floor and adjacent to the Susan and John Hess Family Theater, the Education Center provides opportunities for museum educators to work in innovative ways, offering audiences drop-in programming, hands-on learning, and in-depth and interdisciplinary programming. The Laurie M. Tisch Education Center is a hub where visitors can engage with artists and enliven and enrich their museum experience.

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