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Images, Video, and Information

The Whitney's building viewed from Gansevoort Street
New Building
Hito Steyerl (b. 1966), Installation view of <i>Factory of the Sun</i>, 2015 (German Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale, 2015). Video, color, sound; 21 min., looped; with environment, dimensions variable. Collection of the artist; courtesy Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York. Photograph by Manuel Reinartz; image courtesy the artist and Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905- 2016
Oct 28, 2016- Feb 5, 2017
Carmen Herrera, <i>Wednesday</i>, 1978. Acrylic on canvas, 66 x 42 in. (167.6 x 106.7 cm). Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany, M 12-346 © Carmen Herrera; courtesy Lisson Gallery
Carmen Herrera: Lines of Sight
Sept 16, 2016-Jan 2, 2017
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
2017 BiennialSpring 2017
2017 Biennial
Spring 2017
Two red-tinged photographs. A person jumping in the first, laying down in the second.
MPA: Red in View
Nov 11, 2016-Feb 27, 2017
Sophia Al-Maria: Black FridayJuly 26-Oct 31, 2016
Sophia Al-Maria: Black Friday
July 26-Oct 31, 2016
Virginia Overton, <i>Untitled (mirrors for Randall’s Island)</i>, 2012. Commissioned and produced by Frieze Projects New York 2012.
Virginia Overton: Winter Garden
October 28 -February 5, 2017
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-
Sibyl Kempson, 12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens
Sibyl Kempson: 12 Shouts to the Ten Forgotten Heavens

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