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Sibyl Kempson, 12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens, Spring Equinox, March 20, 2016, at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Photograph © Paula Court
Sibyl Kempson: 12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens
Chuck Close, <i>Lyle</i>, 1999. Oil on canvas. Whitney Museum of American Art; Gift of The American Contemporary Art Foundation, Inc., Leonard A. Lauder, President. © Chuck Close, courtesy Pace Gallery
Human Interest:
Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection

April 27, 2016–Feb 12, 2017
June Leaf (b. 1929), <i>Mother/Ballroom</i>, c. 1978 (detail). Pen and ink, fiber-tipped pen, graphite pencil, rubbing, and colored pencil on paper, 27 × 21 in. (68.6 × 53.3 cm). Collection of the artist. Photograph by Alice Attie
June Leaf: Thought Is Infinite
April 27–July 17, 2016
Liz Craft, <i>Spider Woman Black Dress</i>, 2015. Papier-mâché, mixed media, dimensions variable. Image courtesy the artist and Jenny’s, Los Angeles. Photograph © Daniel Sahlberg
Mirror Cells
May 13–Aug 21, 2016
Torbjørn Rødland (b. 1970), <i>Blue Portrait (Nokia N82)</i>, 2009-16. Collection of the artist; Courtesy of Eva Presenhuber, STANDARD (OSLO), David Kordansky and Greenspon
Torbjørn Rødland: Blue Nokia (N82)
June 7, 2016-
Stuart Davis (1892–1964), <i>Owh! in San Pao</i>, 1951. Oil on canvas, 52 3/16 x 42 in. (132.6 x 106.7 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase 52.2. © Estate of Stuart Davis/Licensed by VAGA, New York
Stuart Davis: In Full Swing
June 10–Sept 25, 2016
Virginia Overton, <i>Untitled (mirrors for Randall’s Island)</i>, 2012. Commissioned and produced by Frieze Projects New York 2012.
Virginia Overton: Sculpture Gardens
June 10-Sept 25, 2016
Danny Lyon, "Tesca, Cartagena, Colombia," 1966. Cibachrome, printed 2008. Image 25.7 x 25.7 cm (10 1/8 x 10 1/8 in.). Collection of the artist. © Danny Lyon, courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery, New York
Danny Lyon: Message to the Future
June 17- Sept 25, 2016
Sophia Al-Maria: Black FridayJuly 26-Oct 31, 2016
Sophia Al-Maria: Black Friday
July 26-Oct 31, 2016
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