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Adam Weinberg Responds to Controversy Over Whitney Board Vice Chair Warren Kanders

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Whitney Director Adam Weinberg Issues Statement on N.E.A. Funding

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Adam Weinberg Receives Insignia of Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters from France

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Adam Weinberg Notes Doubled Attendance at Whitney Since Its Opening

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Whitney Museum Lays Off 76 Employees

Monday, April 6th, 2020

Tiona Nekkia McClodden Wins Whitney’s Bucksbaum Award

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

William Pope L. Wins 2017 Bucksbaum Award at Whitney Biennial

Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Whitney Names New Meatpacking District Complex After Leonard Lauder

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Whitney Announces 2017 Biennial Curators

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

Whitney and Centre Pompidou Announce Exhibitions of Donations from Thea Westreich Wagner and Ethan Wagner

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Whitney Names New Officers to Board of Trustees

Monday, June 29th, 2015

Scott Rothkopf Taking Over as Chief Curator of Whitney

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Whitney Museum to Remain Open for 36 Hours at End of Koons Exhibition

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

Whitney’s Chelsea Museum to Feature Elevators Designed by Richard Artschwager

Saturday, June 8th, 2013

AO On Site: The 76th Whitney Biennial 2012 VIP Pre-Show and Overview at the Whitney Museum through May 27, 2012

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

AO On Site for the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Preview (with photoset) of Allora & Calzadilla’s “Gloria” at the U.S. Pavilion

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

AO On Site Report #2 – Art Basel, Switzerland, Focus on Quality Drives Buyers

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Whitney downtown branch to open in 2012 in Meatpacking district

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

AO On Site: WHITNEY BIENNIAL 2008

Saturday, March 8th, 2008

2007 Whitney Gala & Studio Party

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

Whitney Curator Barbara Haskell Profiled in NYT

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

New Plans for Public Art Emerge from Ashes of Barry Diller’s Hudson Island Proposal

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Whitney Curator Scott Rothkopf Profiled in New York Times

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

The Whitney Loans Two Edward Hopper Paintings to White House

Monday, February 17th, 2014
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New Kerry James Marshall Pieces Delved Into Mystery of John James Audubon

August 4th, 2020

Kerry James Marshall unveils a body of new works in the NYT this week, inspired by the drawings of John James Audubon, and by historical assertions and evidence that the ornithologist and artist was black. “I didn’t know what to make of it, honestly,” he says. “If somebody did the research and put it in a book, then maybe it must be true. And I never forgot that assertion was made.”
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Hank Willis Thomas Interviewed in The Guardian

August 4th, 2020

Artist Hank Willis Thomas has an interview in The Guardian this week, as he exhibits a new sculpture in Atlanta’s Fourth Ward Park.  “To me, the work is a celebration and a provocation,” Thomas says. “It’s a symbol of community, strength, justice and belonging that aims to inspire action and demand social change.”
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Sotheby’s Announces $2.5 billion in Revenue for First Half of 2020

August 3rd, 2020

Sotheby’s announced earnings for the first half of 2020 at $2.5 billion with sales volume for the year down 25%, but impressive gains shown in online sales. “The art and luxury markets have proven to be incredibly resilient, and demand for quality across categories is unabated.” says CEO Charles Stewart.
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