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Whitney Biennial 2022
Apr–Aug 2022


The Whitney Biennial was introduced in 1932 by the Museum's founder, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney. Established to chart developments in art of the United States, it is the longest-running exhibition of its kind. To date, more than 3,600 influential and innovative artists have participated in a Whitney biennial or annual. A constellation of the most relevant art and ideas of our time, our 2022 exhibition will be the Biennial's eightieth edition.

The 2022 Whitney Biennial is co-organized by David Breslin, DeMartini Family Curator and Director of Curatorial Initiatives, and Adrienne Edwards, Engell Speyer Family Curator and Director of Curatorial Affairs, with Margaret Kross, senior curatorial assistant.

Whitney Biennial 2022 is presented by

   

Generous support is provided by The Brown Foundation, Inc., of Houston; The Rosenkranz Foundation; and the Whitney's National Committee.

Major support is provided by The Keith Haring Foundation Exhibition Fund and the Pollock-Krasner Foundation. 

Funding is also provided by special Biennial endowments created by Melva Bucksbaum, Emily Fisher Landau, Leonard A. Lauder, and Fern and Lenard Tessler. 


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Face coverings are still required, even for vaccinated visitors. Learn more about the Whitney’s safety guidelines.