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The Woman in White
Joanna Hiffernan and James McNeill Whistler
For the first time, nearly all of Whistler’s depictions of Hiffernan will be shown together. Explore their partnership and the iconic works of art resulting from their life together.
Identity and Difference in Art since 1900
Discover how and why artists use doubled formats to explore perceptual, conceptual, and psychological themes. This multimedia presentation features works by Kerry James Marshall, Glenn Ligon, Roni Horn, Yinka Shonibare, and more.
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The Double: Identity and Difference in Art Since 1900 Exhibition Trailer
Teresita Fernández’s Stacked Landscapes
American Silence Exhibition Trailer
The Past Is Present | Carrie Mae Weems and the 54th Regiment
The Renaissance in the North Exhibition Trailer
Time Lapse Art | Installing Daniel Lind-Ramos's "Figura de Poder"
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Browse through the works from our collection on display in the West Building, East Building, and Sculpture Garden.
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