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Whitney Biennial

  1. art
    Whitney Biennial Artists Share Mood Boards for Their WorksWhat were they thinking about when they made that?
  2. whitney biennial
    The New Whitney Biennial Made Me See Art History in a New WayThis show demonstrates unmistakably that subject matter is just as important as form.
  3. art
    Henry Taylor’s Wild Heart Can’t Be BrokenEven after a star turn at last year’s Whitney Biennial, the art world still wants to see the master painter as an outsider.
  4. art and design 2017
    Is Political Art the Only Art That Matters Now?The art world is going to war with Trump. If it doesn’t shoot itself in the foot first.
  5. controversies
    Open Casket Artist Defends Her Emmett Till Painting, Says It Needs Context“I knew the risks going into this. What I didn’t realize was how bad it would look when seen out of context.”
  6. Artists Are Asking the Whitney to Take Down a Painting of Emmett TillThe painting, entitled Open Casket, is by Dana Schutz.
  7. art
    The 2017 Whitney Biennial Is the Most Politically Charged in DecadesThe first, last, and only Hillary Clinton biennial.
  8. The Reviled Identity Politics Show That Forever Changed ArtHow identity politics became for this era what Impressionism and Cubism were for theirs.
  9. seeing out loud
    Jerry Saltz on the Whitney BiennialCareful correctness abounds.
  10. art
    Meet 7 Artists Showing at the Last Whitney Biennial on MadisonThey will engage with the old building as they close it down.
  11. art
    Jerry Saltz: As Massimiliano Gioni Takes Over, New Hope for the Biennale“It’s not beyond Gioni to do a bad show, but I’m hopeful that he won’t for several reasons.”
  12. the take
    Video: Jerry Saltz Tours the Whitney BiennialNew York art critic Jerry Saltz walks us through the highlights.
  13. news reel
    The Whitney Biennial: Behind Eduardo Sarabia’s Tequila BarIs tequila art?
  14. news reel
    Opening Night at the Whitney Biennial: The Art Crowd Is Not ImpressedIt was hip to be squared at last night’s opening.