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THE WHITNEY IS CLOSED IN PREPARATION FOR THE OPENING OF OUR NEW BUILDING in spring 2015


Designed by architect Renzo Piano and situated between the High Line and the Hudson River, the new building will vastly increase the Whitney’s exhibition and programming space, providing the first comprehensive view of its unsurpassed collection of modern and contemporary American art.

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Whitney Museum of American Art, October 2014. Photograph by Timothy Schenck
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Looking Back at _Black Male_: A Conversation with Thelma Golden, Hilton Als and Huey Copeland

Installation view of Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art (Whitney Museum of American Art, November 10, 1994–March 5, 1995). Fred Wilson, Guarded View, 1991. Photograph by Geoffrey Clements

Lectures, Talks, Readings 

Looking Back at
Black Male

Fri, Dec 12, 2014  6:30 PM

On the twentieth anniversary of her groundbreaking exhibition Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in American Art, curator Thelma Golden speaks with writer Hilton Als, and art historian and critic Huey Copeland.

Please note: This event takes place at The New School Auditorium, 66 West 12th Street.

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Edward HopperEast Side Interior, 192270.1020
Man RayNew York, 1917 and 196696.174
Tim HawkinsonDas Tannenboot, 199496.49
Grant WoodStudy for Breaking the Prairie, 1935–3981.33.2a-c
Lewis HineNewsies at Skeeters Branch, St. Louis, Missouri, c. 191098.77.1
Isamu NoguchiWork Sheets for Sculpture, 194574.46
Lucas SamarasChair Transformation Number 12, 1969–7070.1573
Catherine OpieSelf-Portrait, 199394.64
Stuart DavisHouse and Street, 193141.3
John BaldessariI Will Not Make Any More Boring Art, 19712007.121
Jaune Quick-To-See SmithWar is Heck, 20022006.287
Lisette ModelSammy’s, New York, 1940–4497.98.12
Bruce NaumanNo, 19812005.19
Mabel DwightBrothers, 192831.719
Lyonel FeiningerGelmeroda, VIII, 192153.38
Stuart DavisOwh! in San Paõ, 195152.2
Bruce ConnerPortrait of Allen Ginsberg, 196096.48
Franz KlineMahoning, 195657.10

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