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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Matthew Israel on Saigon by Peter Saul

Mon, July 20, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Six

Matthew Israel, curator, will address Saigon, 1967 by Peter Saul (b. 1934).

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.

Peter Saul (b. 1934). Saigon, 1967. Acrylic, oil, enamel, and ink on canvas, 93 1/4 × 142 1/4 in. (236.9 × 361.3 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 69.103 © Peter Saul

Peter Saul (b. 1934). Saigon, 1967. Acrylic, oil, enamel, and ink on canvas, 93 1/4 × 142 1/4 in. (236.9 × 361.3 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 69.103 © Peter Saul