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Jeff Koons, Lobster, 2003. Polychromed aluminum and coated steel chain; 57 7⁄8 × 37 × 17 1⁄8 in. (147 × 94 × 43.5 cm). Collection of the artist. © Jeff Koons

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Try This! Gallery Experiments

Sat, Aug 2, 2014  11:30 AM–2:30 PM

For families with kids of all ages

Bring your family to check out these pop-up activity stations in Jeff Koons: A Retrospective. Each month families will engage with works on view through discussions, sketching, and explorations of different materials.

Free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

Joseph StellaThe Brooklyn Bridge: Variation on an Old Theme, 193942.15
Joan JonasMirage, 1976/20012002.158
Betye SaarMother and Children in Blue, 19982000.46
Joan JonasVertical Roll, 19722000.189
Barbara KrugerUntitled (Thinking of You), 1999–20002000.217
Kay SageNo Passing, 195455.10
Michal RovnerDecoy #3, 199197.88
Alexander CalderObject with Red Discs, 193186.49a-c
Carroll DunhamPine Gap, 1985–8686.36
Stephen VitielloWorld Trade Center Recordings: Winds After Hurricane Floyd, 1999 and 20022003.89
Robert LongoBody of a Comic, 198491.59.2a-o
Jean-Michel Basquiat“LNAPRK”, 198291.83
John SloanBefore Her Makers and Her Judge, Illustration for “The Masses”, August 1913, 191336.38
William WegmanMan Ray Under Sheet, 197679.7a-c
Elizabeth PeytonLive to Ride (E.P.), 20032005.41
George SegalWalk, Don’t Walk, 197679.4a-f
Edward RuschaKnox Less, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 19622004.479
Elie NadelmanTango, 1920–2488.1a-c

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.


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
Kids draw together at a family program during the Whitney Biennial, May 2014. Photograph by Filip Wolak
Family Tours
10:30–11:30 AM

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