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THE WHITNEY IS CLOSED IN PREPARATION FOR THE OPENING OF OUR NEW BUILDING in spring 2015


Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the new building will vastly increase the Whitney’s exhibition and programming space, providing the first comprehensive view of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.

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A child designs his own Museum-of-the-Future at the annual HarvestFest celebration in Gansevoort Plaza, 2013. Photograph by Danielle Linzer

Watch: Lize Mogel on Counter-Cartography

Lize Mogel discusses counter-cartography, an approach that involves looking beyond a map’s surface to reveal the politics of place.
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Looking Back at Black Male: A Conversation with Thelma Golden, Hilton Als, and Huey Copeland, December 12, 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak