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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Alhena Katsof on Quarantania by Louise Bourgeois

Mon, Aug 31, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Seven

Alhena Katsof, curator and educator, will address Quarantania, 1941 by Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010).

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.

Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010). Quarantania, 1941. Painted wood, 84 × 29 1/4 × 31 1/4 in. (213.4 × 74.3 × 79.4 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 77.80 Art © Louise Bourgeois Trust, licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.

Louise Bourgeois (1911–2010). Quarantania, 1941. Painted wood, 84 × 29 1/4 × 31 1/4 in. (213.4 × 74.3 × 79.4 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of an anonymous donor 77.80 Art © Louise Bourgeois Trust, licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.