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Whitney Biennial 1979
Feb 6–Apr 1, 1979


The Whitney Biennial 1979 was curated by John G. Hanhardt, Barbara Haskell, Richard Marshall, Mark Segal, and Patterson Sims.

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.


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A 30-second online art project:
LaTurbo Avedon, Morning Mirror / Evening Mirror

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