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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Eleonora Nagy on Walk, Don’t Walk by George Segal

Mon, June 15, 2015  3 PM

Location: Floor Six

Eleonora Nagy, conservator of 3-D Works of Art at the Whitney will address Walk, Don’t Walk, 1976 by George Segal (1924–2000).

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.

George Segal (1924–2000). Walk, Don't Walk, 1976. Plaster, cement, metal, painted wood and electric light, 109 1/8 × 72 × 74 3/8 in. (277.2 × 182.9 × 188.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Louis and Bessie Adler Foundation, Inc., Seymour M. Klein, President, the Gilman Foundation, Inc., the Howard and Jean Lipman Foundation, Inc. and the National Endowment for the Arts 79.4a-f Art © George and Helen Segal Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.

George Segal (1924–2000). Walk, Don’t Walk, 1976. Plaster, cement, metal, painted wood and electric light, 109 1/8 × 72 × 74 3/8 in. (277.2 × 182.9 × 188.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Louis and Bessie Adler Foundation, Inc., Seymour M. Klein, President, the Gilman Foundation, Inc., the Howard and Jean Lipman Foundation, Inc. and the National Endowment for the Arts 79.4a-f Art © George and Helen Segal Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, N.Y.