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Gallery Program

99 Objects: Branden Jacobs-Jenkins on Warm Broad Glow II by Glenn Ligon

Thurs, Aug 6, 2015  5 PM

Location: Floor Five

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, playwright, will address Warm Broad Glow II, 2011 by Glenn Ligon (b. 1960).

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.

View of Glenn Ligon (1960-), Warm Broad Glow II, 2011. Neon, paint, and powder-coated aluminum. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Purchase, with funds from Marcia Dunn and Jonathan Sobel 2011.114a-b. Photograph by Ed Lederman

View of Glenn Ligon (1960-), Warm Broad Glow II, 2011. Neon, paint, and powder-coated aluminum. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Purchase, with funds from Marcia Dunn and Jonathan Sobel 2011.114a-b. Photograph by Ed Lederman