Whitney Biennial

In further news: Marisa Merz (1926-2019); and artists withdraw from Whitney Biennial

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From the High Line Plinth to the Whitney Biennial and the Guggenheim, the artist’s sculptures celebrate the architecture of the Black female body

By Rianna Jade Parker

Most works carry a subtle political charge that amounts to a thoughtful critique of the injustice of our times

By Evan Moffitt

In further news: Met rejects Sackler gifts; Indigenous Womxn’s Collective protests Warren B. Kanders at Whitney Biennial opening

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In further news: decline in arts industry hiring; call for MoMA to divest from private prison companies

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In further news: backlash over Serpentine Pavilion architect’s unpaid interns; Whitney Museum hit by further protests

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In further news: Decolonize This Place plans 9 weeks of protest ahead of Whitney Biennial; Rothko Chapel to undergo major restoration

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The Iraqi-American artist withdrew in protest over the Whitney’s vice chairman Warren B. Kanders and his links to tear gas producers

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In further news: documenta artists protest ‘profit-above-everything’ motive; Monir Museum opens in Tehran; Beijing artist on the run over eviction footage

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From Hannah Black to Not Surprised, the changes demanded by today’s letter writers are still a long way from being assured

By Ellen Mara De Wachter
Rendering of the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi. Courtesy: © Gehry Partners

The Emmett Till painting saga continues; Guggenheim Abu Dhabi ‘should be postponed or downsized’ says former director

The work of filmmaker James N. Kienitz Wilkins on the occasion of his inclusion in the 2017 Whitney Biennial film programme

By Nick Pinkerton