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Arcade Fire and Jazzman Vijay Iyer Star in Met Museum's Fall Performance Lineup

This fall, the Metropolitan Museum of Art will debut a particularly inventive and intense slate of performances and performance-art projects.

Perhaps most notably, when it comes to marquee name value, November offers a collaboration between Richard Reed Parry of the superstar band Arcade Fire and Bryce Dessner of The National celebrating the centennial of the Department of Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  198 more words


On May, 1st the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, opened his doors with a special guest. The museum designed by the famous architect… 88 more words


Whitney Museum of American Art

The Whitney Museum of American Art just opened in the Meatpacking District, in NYC. The Whitney previously was on the Upper East Side and I hadn’t been there in many years. 122 more words


Welcome to the Whitney’s New Home

For more than 30 years, the Whitney Museum of American Art has been bursting at the seams. It was 1985 when the museum unveiled its first proposal for an addition to its Marcel Breuer–designed headquarters on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. 608 more words

A Tour of the New Whitney with the Museum’s Curators

New Post Goes Up Every Wednesday     Second in a Series on the New Whitney

Re-Blogged from ARTSY EDITORIAL APR 23RD, 2015 10:00 AM

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Museums I Want to Go to (And never went before)

  1. The Whitney Museum of American Art.  Haven’t been there before the remodel, so I’m pretty excited to see the whole thing.  I do wish I had something to compare it with though.
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Michelle Obama 'Fell In Love' With New Whitney Museum

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — First Lady Michelle Obama was on hand Thursday for a dedication ceremony at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

The first lady was given as brief tour of the museum, which has relocated from the Upper East Side to the Meatpacking District. 259 more words