The 2017 Whitney Biennial Is a Moving, Forward-Looking Tour de Force—a Triumph

Two of John Riepenhoff's "Handlers" works, in collaboration with Saige Rowe, left, and Peter Barrickman, in the 2017 Whitney Biennial. MAXIMILÍANO DURÓN/ARTNEWS

Two of John Riepenhoff’s “Handlers” works, in collaboration with Saige Rowe, left, and Peter Barrickman, in the 2017 Whitney Biennial.

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