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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Megan Heuer on Boat Composite by I. Rice Pereira

Fri, June 12, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Eight

Megan Heuer, Director of Public Programs and Public Engagement, will address Boat Composite, 1932 by I. Rice Pereira (1902–1971).

Named in honor of the Whitney’s new address, 99 Gansevoort Street, 99 Objects is a series of in-gallery programs focusing on individual works of art from the Museum’s collection on view in America Is Hard to See. Speakers include artists, writers, Whitney curators and educators, and an interdisciplinary group of scholars. Programs take place daily.

Free with Museum admission.

I. Rice Pereira (1902–1971). Boat Composite, (1932).  Oil on linen, 48 1/8 × 59 5/8 in. (122.2 × 151.4 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Modern Painting and Sculpture Committee  95.24  Reproduced with permission from Djelloul Marbrook / © I. Rice Pereira Estate

I. Rice Pereira (1902–1971). Boat Composite, (1932).  Oil on linen, 48 1/8 × 59 5/8 in. (122.2 × 151.4 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Modern Painting and Sculpture Committee  95.24  Reproduced with permission from Djelloul Marbrook / © I. Rice Pereira Estate