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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Allan Doyle on Large Bather (quicksand) by Carroll Dunham

Fri, July 17, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Five

Allan Doyle, scholar, will address Large Bather (quicksand), 2006–12 by Carroll Dunham (b. 1949).

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.

Carroll Dunham (b. 1949). Large Bather (quicksand), 2006–2012. Polyurethane and pigment and pencil on linen, 96 1/8 × 119 1/4in. (244.2 × 302.9 cm) Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Director’s Discretionary Fund, the Painting and Sculpture Committee, and an anonymous donor 2014.40. © Carroll Dunham; courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels

Carroll Dunham (b. 1949). Large Bather (quicksand), 2006–2012. Polyurethane and pigment and pencil on linen, 96 1/8 × 119 1/4in. (244.2 × 302.9 cm) Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Director’s Discretionary Fund, the Painting and Sculpture Committee, and an anonymous donor 2014.40. © Carroll Dunham; courtesy of the artist and Gladstone Gallery, New York and Brussels