Talks & Readings

Curating the Whitney Biennial 2019

Thurs, June 6, 2019
7 pm

Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater

Join Whitney Biennial 2019 co-curators Rujeko Hockley and Jane Panetta in conversation with Scott Rothkopf, Senior Deputy Director and Nancy and Steve Crown Family Chief Curator, as they discuss the making of the seventy-ninth edition of the Whitney Biennial. The conversation addresses the curators' research process, observations about contemporary art across the United States, and the challenges they faced in planning the exhibition.  

Tickets are required ($10 adults; $8 members, students, seniors, and visitors with a disability). 

The Susan and John Hess Family Theater is equipped with an induction loop and infrared assistive listening system. Accessible seating is available.

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