Access

Whitney Signs: Biennial

SAT, Apr 1, 2017
4–6 pm

Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center and Floor Five, Kaufman Gallery

Experience the Whitney’s world renowned collection of modern and contemporary American art in American Sign Language. Join us for a free tour in ASL of the Whitney Biennial led by an expert Deaf educator and accompanied by a voice interpreter. The tour begins at 5 pm, with a pre-tour wine and cheese reception from 4–5 pm in the Laurie M. Tisch Education Center.

Admission to the tour and reception is free with RSVP. A limited number of spaces are available for ASL students to observe.

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The Hearst Artspace and the Seminar Room are equipped with induction hearing loops and infrared assistive listening systems. Accessible seating is also available.

The Kaufman Gallery is equipped with an induction hearing loop. To use, please switch your hearing aid to “T.”  Some video monitors in the galleries have headphone jacks; you are welcome to plug in your own headset or neck loop. Large Print Guides are available at the visitor services desk in the Main Lobby. Transcripts for works with sound and experiential videos for works that are inaccessible are available on our multimedia guide and are free for people with disabilities.

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