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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Exhibition held at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York: March 4-J fourth floor; February J third floor; February J second floor; March 4-J Film/Video Gallery and Lobby Gallery ; Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris: Ma Ap 21, 28, 26, June 2. Installation view of the Biennial Exhibition (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, March 4–J ). Photograph by Geoffrey ClementsStart Date: Get this from a library! Whitney Biennial: biennial exhibition // Whitney Museum of American Art. [Homi K Bhabha; Elisabeth Sussmann; Whitney Museum of American Art].   Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Biennial Exhibition (Whitney Biennial) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

  biennial exhibition by Whitney Museum of American Art ; Sussman, Elisabeth, ; Golden, Thelma ; Hanhardt, John G ; Phillips, Lisa ; Bhabha, Homi K., ; Fusco, Coco ; Rich, B. Ruby ; Ronell, AvitalPages:   Abstract It is a reasonable claim to say that the Whitney Biennial was one of a number of shows that fixed the terms of critical debate in the late s and early s.   The first Biennial to be completely organized during the tenure of David A. Ross, the museum's director, the '93 version is a pious, often arid show .   "Largely reviled at the time, the Biennial Exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art has come to be considered among the most important of all Whitney biennials. This is not only due to its specific content, but because it focused on particular subject matter, rather than presenting an overview of contemporary practice.

  Twenty years ago, at the Whitney Biennial, fault lines opened up and the ground shifted. What was quickly labeled the “politically correct” or “multicultural” Biennial contained little. NEW YORK — The good news about the newly opened “ Biennial Exhibition” at the Whitney Museum of American Art is that, for the first time ever, it’s not a show dominated by recent work made. The Whitney Biennial is the longest-running survey of American art, and has been a hallmark of the Museum since Initiated by the Museum's founder Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney as an invitational exhibition featuring artwork created in the preceding two years, the biennials were originally organized by medium, with painting alternating with sculpture and works on paper. The Venice Biennale (/ ˌ b iː ɛ ˈ n ɑː l eɪ,-l i /; Italian: La Biennale di Venezia [la ˈnaːle di veˈnɛttsja]; in English also called the "Venice Biennial") refers to an arts organization based in Venice and the name of the original and principal biennial exhibition the organization presents. The organization changed its name to the Biennale Foundation in , while the.