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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Stuart Horodner on Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Jack Whitten

Wed, July 22, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Five

Stuart Horodner, University of Kentucky Museum Director and curator, will address Sorcerer’s Apprentice, 1974 by Jack Whitten (b. 1939).

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.

Jack Whitten (b. 1939). Sorcerer’s Apprentice, 1974. Acrylic on canvas with string, 88 1/4 × 51in. (224.2 × 129.5 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee 2015.49 © 2015 Jack Whitten/Artist Rights Society (ARS) New York.  Image Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, N.Y.

Jack Whitten (b. 1939). Sorcerer’s Apprentice, 1974. Acrylic on canvas with string, 88 1/4 × 51in. (224.2 × 129.5 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee 2015.49 © 2015 Jack Whitten/Artist Rights Society (ARS) New York.  Image Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, N.Y.