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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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Georgia O’KeeffeSummer Days, 193694.171
Lyonel FeiningerGelmeroda, VIII, 192153.38
Anne CollierWoman with a Camera (35mm), 20092011.21
Weegee (Arthur Fellig)The Critic, 194396.90.2
Philip PearlsteinPortrait of Andy, Warhola, 195074.115
Georgia O’KeeffeFlower Abstraction, 192485.47
Hans HaackeShapolsky et al. Manhattan Real Estate Holdings, a Real-Time Social System, as of May 1, 1971, 19712007.148a-gg
Edward HopperNew York Interior, c. 192170.1200
Kay SageNo Passing, 195455.10
Robert IndianaThe X-5, 196364.9a-e
Susan RothenbergFor the Light, 1978–7979.23
Alfred StieglitzThe City of Ambition, 1910 (printed 1911)2007.49
Danny LyonTwo SNCC Workers, Selma, 196395.6
Wade GuytonUntitled, 20082011.22a-h
William J. GlackensHammerstein’s Roof Garden, c. 190153.46
Jasper Johns0 through 9, 19612002.222
Dan Flavinuntitled (for Robert, with fond regards), 197778.57
Leon GolubWhite Squad I, 198294.67

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