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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Ken Okiishi on Hemlock by Joan Mitchell

Sat, July 11, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Seven

Ken Okiishi, artist, will address Hemlock, 1956 by Joan Mitchell (1925–1992).  

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.

Joan Mitchell (1926-1992), Hemlock, 1956. Oil on canvas, 91 × 80 in. (231.1 × 203.2 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 58.20 © The Estate of Joan Mitchell

Joan Mitchell (1926-1992), Hemlock, 1956. Oil on canvas, 91 × 80 in. (231.1 × 203.2 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 58.20 © The Estate of Joan Mitchell