Verbal Description Online: Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019

FRI, June 19, 2020
10–11:30 am

Verbal Description Online provides an opportunity for visitors who are blind or have low vision to experience the richness and diversity of twentieth and twenty-first century American art through vivid description. Ninety-minute sessions are free-of-charge and are offered monthly on Friday mornings through Zoom and over the phone. This session will focus on the various ways artists use textiles in works from the exhibition Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019, including works by Elaine Reichek, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Nick Cave, and others.

Space is limited, and reservations are required. Please contact accessfeedback@whitney.org or call (646) 666-5574 to learn more or register. A Zoom link will be provided upon confirmation of reservation.

FM assistive listening devices with headsets or neck loops are available for public and private gallery tours and public programs. You may request receivers for tours at the Mobile Guide counter at the admissions desk on Floor 1.

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