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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Lauren O’Neill Butler on JULY 4, 1967 by On Kawara

Thurs, July 2, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Six

Lauren O’Neill Butler, writer, will address JULY 4, 1967, 1967 by On Kawara (1933–2014). 

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.

On Kawara (1933–2014). JULY 4, 1967, 1967. Acrylic on canvas, 13 1/4 × 17 in. (33.7 × 43.2 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee  2014.150 © On Kawara, Courtesy David Zwirner, New York/London

On Kawara (1933–2014). JULY 4, 1967, 1967. Acrylic on canvas, 13 1/4 × 17 in. (33.7 × 43.2 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee  2014.150 © On Kawara, Courtesy David Zwirner, New York/London