Whitney Museum of American Art
New York, NY 10014
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Dreamlands Sleepwalks Through the Art of Cinema
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 9 a.m. by Jennifer Krasinski
As an exhibition, the Whitney's "Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016" is a real disappointer. Its premise is unwieldy, unfocused: to trace the ways in which moving-image technologies have changed how artists present (and...
Finally in the Picture: Two Documentaries Give Undersung Artists Their Due
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. by Julia Cooke
About halfway through the documentary Everybody Knows...Elizabeth Murray, the neoexpressionist artist's contemporary Joel Shapiro and her gallerist Paula Cooper address the tension that hangs around the careers of many artists who a...
Gulf and Gucci: Sophia Al-Maria Goes Deep Into the Malls of Doha
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at 9:15 a.m. by Ryan Lee Wong
Sophia Al-Maria is a polymath: memoirist (author of The Girl Who Fell to Earth), theorist (she coined the concept of "Gulf Futurism"), and visual artist. Her interests converge in "Black Friday," a small but engrossing exhibition at...
Danny Lyon Slows Life Down in Potent Images and Films
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 8:45 a.m. by Danny King
Over the course of a six-decade career making images, the Brooklyn-born, Kew Gardens–raised Danny Lyon has been a tireless pulse-taker of an ever morphing landscape, documenting pivotal scenes in American history. He was there in th...