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First Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Watercolors and Prints
Dec 5, 1933–Jan 11, 1934

View the full exhibition catalogue at the Internet Archive.



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Learn more about the Whitney Biennial, the longest-running survey of American art.


In the News

“The biennial [. . .] contains, assuredly, several very fine pieces and, as an ensemble, reflects credit both upon the sculptors who have contributed and upon the museum, which has so unerringly arranged the work that it may appear to the best advantage.” —The New York Times

“. . . many excellent surprises . . .” —The American Magazine of Art


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Sunrise

Sunset

A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

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Learn more about Sunrise/Sunset on whitney.org