Whitney Open Studios: Art This Way
November 9 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
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.
See room-size installations, autonomous sculpture, photography, and drawing in Rachel Harrison’s first full-scale survey. Her complex works—in which readymades collude with invented forms—bring together the breadth of art history, the impurities of politics, and the artifacts of pop and celebrity culture.
Boundary-bursting artist Jason Moran grounds his practice in the composition of jazz, bridging the visual and performing arts through spellbinding stagecraft. See the range of work Moran has explored, from his own sculptures and drawings to collaborations with visual artists to performances. Three mixed-media “set sculptures” pay homage to an…
See bold, often interactive modern contemporary art in a gorgeous modern building with a stunning view of the Hudson River.