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Whitney Open Studios: Art This Way

Whitney Open Studios- Art This Way

November 9 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

Whitney Museum of American Art

99 Gansevoort Street Chelsea/Meatpacking
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

Join a special Open Studio collaboration with authors Jason Fulford and Tamara Shopsin to celebrate the publication of their new kids book, Art This Way, featuring works from the Whitney’s permanent collection. Create six-sided, self-portrait sculpture inspired by Marisol’s Women and Dog.

We love Fulford and Shopsin’s other books, Find Colors and These Colors Are Bananas and loved their last workshop.

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