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Sketching Tour: Transforming Objects

Siblings draw together at a family program during the Whitney Biennial, May 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak

Family Tours 

Sketching Tour: Transforming Objects

Sat, July 26, 2014  10:30–11:30 AM

For families with kids ages 6–10

Join us to explore Jeff Koons: A Retrospective through drawing! Look closely at works of art and create experimental sketches inspired by Koons’s process.

$10 per family (free for Family Series members or Friend-level members and higher). Registration is recommended.

John SloanSixth Avenue Elevated at Third Street, 192836.154
Jasper JohnsThree Flags, 195880.32
Cory ArcangelSuper Mario Clouds, 20022005.10
Charles BurchfieldNoontide in Late May, 191731.408
James RosenquistFahrenheit 1982 Degrees, 198282.35
Jackson PollockNumber 18, 1951, 19512002.258
Zoe LeonardThe Fae Richards Photo Archive, 1993–9697.51a-dddd
Jack GoldsteinMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 19752003.220
Bruce ConnerEVE-RAY-FOREVER, 1965 and 20062009.41
Grant WoodDinner for Threshers (right section), 193333.80
Christian JankowskiThe Holy Artwork, 20012002.293
Kalup Linzy Conversations Wit de Churen V: As da Art World Might Turn, 20062009.134
Charles SheelerBucks County Barn, 191571.162
Ellen GallagherDeLuxe, 2004–052006.340a-hhh
Matthew BarneyDRAWING RESTRAINT 7, 199393.33
Louis LozowickNew York, 192577.12
Lorna SimpsonCounting, 199193.94
Adam McEwenUntitled (Jeff), 20042006.94.2

Art Everywhere U.S. Launches August 4

See Eleven Whitney Works on Billboards, buses, and trains

Art Everywhere US will transform outdoor advertising spaces into a free, open-air art gallery across the country.


Kids draw together at a family program during the Whitney Biennial, May 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Family Tours
10:30–11:30 AM
Jeff Koons, Lobster, 2003. Polychromed aluminum and coated steel chain; 57 7⁄8 x 37 × 17 1⁄8 in. (147 × 94 × 43.5 cm). Collection of the artist. © Jeff Koons
Free Events
11:30 AM–2:30 PM
Jeff Koons, Gazing Ball (Belvedere Torso), 2013. Plaster and glass; 71 1⁄2 x 29 7⁄8 x 35 1⁄8 in. (181.6 × 75.9 × 89.2 cm). Private collection
Member Events: Learning Series Members in the Curate Your Own Program
5:30–7 PM
Jeff Koons, Michael Jackson and Bubbles, 1988. Porcelain; 42 × 70 1⁄2 x 32 1⁄2 in. (106.7 × 179.1 × 82.6 cm). Private collection. © Jeff Koons
Member Events: Patron, Circle, Fellow, Sponsor, and Contemporaries members.
7 PM

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