Tag Archives: Whitney


Koons Kalamity: Whitney Wall Tagged in Late-Night Graffiti Strike [Updated]

A vandal hit the Whitney Museum of American Art after midnight today, spray painting a string of black letters across a fourth-floor wall. The museum was open all night as part of a 36-hour swan song for “Jeff Koons: A Retrospective.” According to a … Read More

Installation view of the Koons show at the Whitney.RONALD AMSTUTZ/WHITNEY

‘I Really Like the Feelings’: Koons Converses With Whitney Director

“If Jeff Koons didn’t exist we would have to invent him,” Adam D. Weinberg, director of the Whitney Museum, said Tuesday night at the SVA Theater. A few hundred people had gathered there to watch a conversation between Weinberg and … Read More


Meet the Artist Who’s Co-Curating the Whitney Biennial

As an artist, Michelle Grabner makes labor-intensive abstractions. As a curator, she runs a gallery in her backyard—and has organized an entire floor of the Whitney’s much anticipated show

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That Seventies Sensibility

A wave of exhibitions shows how the open-ended, experimental, hardscrabble, less cynical esthetic of the ’70s is appealing to artists and curators Read More


Fantastic Voyage

Visit the Adobe Museum of Digital Media without leaving your computer. Read More


Through Photoshop, Darkly

Lucas Samaras on collecting exotic species of the art world and beyond. Read More