Education

Spotlight Tours

Fridays, 3 PM

Man leaning out window to view various scenes of life

Spotlight tours offer an opportunity to slow down and look closely at select highlights from the Whitney Museum's Collection. Guided by a Museum docent, participants are encouraged to study and discuss works together. 

Free with Museum admission.

Stan Brakhage’s Metaphors on Vision

SUN, Nov 19, 2017
4 pm

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To celebrate the new, definitive 2017 edition of Stan Brakhage’s book Metaphors on Vision, this program presents a screening of his groundbreaking cameraless film Mothlight (1963), followed by a conversation.

 Tickets are required.

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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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