Putting Artists on the Map

A History of the Whitney Biennial in New York City

The Whitney Biennial has shaped conversations around art and culture for nearly a century. Hundreds of artists have been part of this landmark exhibition. The legacies they left behind continue to shape our world today and are part of the fabric of New York. 

The hidden history of the Biennial is everywhere and the Whitney mapped a snapshot. Select a pin on the map or view all locations by clicking on the key button in the upper left hand corner to learn more about historical Biennial moments—from real-life locations depicted in Biennial artworks to MTA subway station artworks by Biennial artists.

This map is also available on Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app. Check it out.

View the map on Bloomberg Connects