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Barkley Hendricks and Alice Neel were friends, and paintings by both artists are included in the exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection. Here, Hendricks describes his connection to Neel and her work.
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Inspired by Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection, a new Whitney Stories series invites artists to discuss portraits that are meaningful to them. Here, Martha Wilson discusses honesty in John Coplans’s work and her own.