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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Laura Phipps on Madonna and Child by Allan D’Arcangelo

Wed, July 29, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Six

Laura Phipps, assistant curator, will address Madonna and Child, 1963 by Allan D’Arcangelo (1930–1998).

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.

Allan D’Arcangelo (1930–1998), Madonna and Child, 1963. Acrylic and gesso on canvas. Overall: 68 1/2 × 60 1/8 in. (174 × 152.7 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee 2013.2 Art© Estate of Allan D’Arcangelo, Licensed by VAGA, New York; courtesy the Estate of Allan D’Arcangelo and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Allan D’Arcangelo (1930–1998), Madonna and Child, 1963. Acrylic and gesso on canvas. Overall: 68 1/2 × 60 1/8 in. (174 × 152.7 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee 2013.2 Art© Estate of Allan D’Arcangelo, Licensed by VAGA, New York; courtesy the Estate of Allan D’Arcangelo and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York