Whitney Museum of American Art (99 Gansevoort Street)
$22, $18/students & seniors, free/ages 17 & under
This large-scale overview of New York–based artist Zoe Leonard includes photography and sculpture dealing a with a range of themes, including the history of photography, gender and sexuality, loss and mourning, migration, displacement, and the urban landscape. Using repetition, subtle changes of perspective, and shifts of scale, Leonard draws viewers into an awareness of the meanings behind otherwise familiar images or objects.
Eats & Treats: The lobby restaurant Untitled is delicious, surprisingly kid-friendly and has one of the best chocolate chip cookies in the city. Brunch at Bubbes across Washington Street or go down the block for ton of yummy options at Gansevoort Market.
- Where We Are: Selections from the Whitney’s Collection, 1900–1960 Monday, January 1–Monday, December 31 11:00 am–6:00 pm
- Mary Corse: A Survey in Light Sunday, July 1–Sunday, November 25 11:00 am–6:00 pm
- Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay: Indigenous Space, Modern Architecture, New Art Friday, July 13–Monday, September 3 11:00 am–6:00 pm
- Whitney Pay-As-You-Wish Hours Friday, August 24 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
- Whitney Open Studio Saturday, August 25 10:30 am–3:00 pm
- Whitney Open Studio Sunday, August 26 10:30 am–3:00 pm
- Whitney Pay-As-You-Wish Hours Friday, August 31 7:00 pm–10:00 pm
- Whitney Open Studio Saturday, September 1 10:30 am–3:00 pm
- Whitney Open Studio Sunday, September 2 10:30 am–3:00 pm
- Whitney Pay-As-You-Wish Hours Friday, September 7 7:00 pm–10:00 pm