Engage with artists, curators, writers, and scholars through innovative programs that explore the Whitney’s current exhibitions and permanent collection.
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Greenwich House Pottery at the Whitney
FRI, Feb 7, 2020
Join us for a hands-on workshop exploring the ceramic arts with Greenwich House Pottery (GHP). Participants will take inspiration from works on view in Making Knowing: Craft in Art 1950–2019 and learn about different hand-building techniques in order to create their own artworks.
Registration is required ($45 adults; $40 members).
The Fight for Clean Water
SUN, Mar 8, 2020
On the occasion of the exhibition Pope.L: Choir, this program brings together four leaders in the field of water safety to talk about drinking water, health, environmental justice, and community activism.
Tickets are required ($10 adults; $8 members, students, seniors, and visitors with a disability).
This program offers advanced graduate students the opportunity to work directly with the Whitney’s collection and audiences within a supportive community of their peers and museum educators.
Whitney courses are multi-week programs that examine key issues in twentieth- and twenty-first-century American art and culture.
College and university students are invited to come as a class to explore the Whitney, guided by either their professor or one of our Teaching Fellows.
The Burning Child: Screening and Conversation with Joseph Leo Koerner and David Breslin
Sun, Nov 17, 2019
Contemporary Indigenous Art in a Global Context: Alan Michelson in Conversation with Wanda Nanibush and Richard Bell
Sat, Oct 26, 2019