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Teen Event: New York City teens in grades 9–12
Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center, Hearst Artspace

New York City high school teens are invited to the Whitney to explore Collected by Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner, an exhibition celebrating American and international work from the 1960s to the present day. Youth Insights Leaders guide interactive gallery activities, performances, and art-making projects. Refreshments and art materials will be provided.

This event is free to attend, and no RSVP is required—bring a friend! Questions? Email youthinsights@whitney.org

Installation view of I was just thinking, 2009, by Ricci Albenda (b. 1966), with Youth Insights Leaders, Logan, Iga, Jocelyn, and Juliana. Photograph by Dyeemah Simmons

Installation view of I was just thinking, 2009, by Ricci Albenda (b. 1966), with Youth Insights Leaders, Logan, Iga, Jocelyn, and Juliana. Photograph by Dyeemah Simmons

Teen Event: New York City teens in grades 9–12
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! Coming up in 2016:

February 12, 26

March 4, 11, 18, 25

April 1, 8, 15, 22,

May 6, 13, 20

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

Teens create masks in a workshop, July 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak

Teens create masks in a workshop, July 2015. Photograph by Filip Wolak

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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