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A work by Rachel Harrison. A self-portrait drawing by the artist with her reflection abstracted.

For New York City Teens

Location: Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center, Hearst Artspace     

New York City teens are invited to a teen event at the Whitney Museum! Join us for gallery experiences and art-making inspired by the exhibitions on view. Refreshments and art materials will be provided. 

This event is free to attend. Snacks and art materials are provided. No RSVP required—bring a friend! Questions? Email youthinsights@whitney.org.

Teen Event: New York City teens
Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center, Hearst Artspace

New York City teens are invited to a free drop-in art making program on Friday afternoons. Bring your works-in-progress or create something entirely new. All supplies are provided and no previous art experience is required—everyone is welcome!

July 8, 15, 22, 29

Free for teens. Pick up a ticket from a teen volunteer in the lobby when you enter the Museum. The program takes place on Floor Three. 

Teens use painting techniques to make are in an open studio workshop

Upcoming Programs

Teens participate in a special "Bad Painting" workshop, March 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Teen Event: New York City teens
1–4 PM
Teens participate in a special "Bad Painting" workshop, March 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Teen Event: New York City teens
1–4 PM
Teen Opening, May 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Teen Event: New York City Teens
4–6 PM
Teens participate in a special "Bad Painting" workshop, March 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Teen Event: New York City teens
1–4 PM
Teens participate in a special "Bad Painting" workshop, March 2016. Photograph by Andrew Kist
Teen Event: New York City teens
1–4 PM
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PAST EVENTS

Since 1997, Youth Insights teens have explored the Whitney, organized fun public programs, and helped audiences to interpret and access American art and artists. This archive presents a selection of recent events, programs, and resources developed by and for teens.

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