About Whitney Museum of American Art
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I went and saw the Grant Woods exhibit which was revelatory- who knew he had such a productive - and often, sad, body of work. I fell in love with him as an artist- much more than from just seeing his iconic picture of what...More
I enjoyed the Grant Woods exhibit, based on the other reviews I am glad I skipped the 'political art' floor. I was a little disappointed that the photo exhibit on the 3rd floor was so small. Beautiful building, nice location, great views a little pricey...More
Building is nice, big terraces with a view. after seeing the exhibits I left with a very depressed feeling. All sad subjects. I really didn't like and very boring. The political floor is not really art just provokation and remind us oldies the sad times.
I was initially inspired to visit here to see the Grant Wood exhibit which is absolutely amazing, but this place is so much more! You have to see it if you are an aficionado of art and all things American. The exhibition on protests was...More
Really enjoyed this museum. The Grant Wood exhibit was so much better than I imagined. Our docent was wonderful...informative and extremely interesting.
Loved the building. Loved walking the High Line to get there. Appreciated the outdoor spaces/views on a sunny day. Always enjoy their permanent collection and really liked exposure to a Grant Wood I would not have expected.
Absolutely delighted with our visit to this reinvigorated cultural icon. One of the best museum buildings we have seen, with stunning views out every window, plus great facilities. All the exhibits were great, but Grant Wood totally blew us away.