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November 14, 2006
Gallery Talks: Barnaby Furnas on Picasso and American Art 

Max Weber, Chinese Restaurant, 1915. Oil on canvas, 40 × 48 in. (101.6 × 121.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  31.382
Max Weber, Chinese Restaurant, 1915. Oil on canvas, 40 × 48 in. (101.6 × 121.9 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase 31.382

Included in the 2004 Biennial exhibition, Barnaby Furnas’s paintings tackle American history, violent imagery, gesture, and lush color as they more effortlessly between abstraction and figuration. He is joined in this gallery talk by Whitney associate curator Dana Miller, who coordinated the exhibition.