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New on #WhitneyStories: Our head preparator looks back on the challenges of installing #Koons.
Until 12 pm: #Koons activity stations for fams w/ kids of all ages. Free w/ admission!
It's 1 am and there is a line around the block! Less than 24 hours left of #Koons. #Koonsathon
I always like looking at Jasper Johns' Three Flags, 1958 from the side. #itweetmuseums
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Thoughts on #Koons #ArtSelfie craze? "Proto-selfie objects that are coming into full bloom right now."
Other exhibitions you wanted to show before the close of the building uptown? Robert Irwin's Scrim Veil. #Koons
Surprised by critical range of exhibition? Rothkopf says, "It's hard to make art that's still challenging 30 yrs after it's made." #Koons
The most physically challenging work? Play-Doh and Gorilla (which weigh 16K and 15K lbs respectively!). #Koons
Cat on a Clothesline balances w/ a rod that goes thru the custom pedestal, which is reinforced with steel. #Koons
Curator Scott Rothkopf is accepting questions on the fourth floor of the Museum. #AskACurator #IRL #Koons
#Koons and curator Scott Rothkopf are greeting folks in the lobby. What a great crowd!
Book signing in progress! #Koons #Koonsathon @ Whitney Museum of American Art
Visitors are super excited to meet Jeff #Koons and get their catalogues signed!
The line for the book signing with Jeff #Koons opens at 8 pm. (Only the first 100 catalogues will be signed.)
It's worth the wait—promise! MT @ishiinyc: Why do I always wait until the last min? The #Koons line is a block long!
Jeff #Koons discusses the inspiration for Play-Doh, on view through tomorrow (!). WATCH:
Was just at #Koons exhibit at the Whitney -- well worth seeing before it closes this wknd @whitneymuseum
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Don't forget to fill out a postcard when you visit this wknd! We'll mail it to you before we open the #FutureWhitney.
36 hours of #Koons starts now! We're open continuously until Sunday at 11 pm.
To celebrate the last wknd uptown before the opening of the #FutureWhitney this spring, we're open 36 hrs straight!
LAST CHANCE to catch Jeff #Koons: A Retrospective during pay-what-you-wish hours, 6–9 pm.
Lots of late night & early am prgms planned for this wknd. Check it out: #Koons #Koonsathon
"I wanted to make something mythic." #Koons discusses Balloon Dog (Yellow), on view thru Sun.
Last night's midnight #performance of MORTAL KOMBAT, featuring #ArianaReines and #JimFletcher with…
LAST CHANCE! Jeff #Koons retro closes Sun. We're open around-the-clock this wknd to celebrate.
WATCH: #Koons discusses his series The New, on view in his retrospective that closes Sunday.
Today, we're testing the #FutureWhitney's flood barrier system. The walls stand 16.5-feet above sea…
NYC public school students touch a material sample of #PlayDoh during an artist-led visit. #Koons @…
"The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere...It is always on his doorstep." —Paul Strand #HBD
I am wildly excited for the @whitneymuseum to be open 36 hours this weekend. See you at 3AM, b/c we can!
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THURS at midnight: MORTAL KOMBAT, featuring @arianareines and Jim Fletcher with Edley ODowd.
Great sense of scale. #Koons #ArtSelfie #Regram of Moon (Light Pink), 1995–2000, by @killa__instinct.…
Jeff #Koons is signing copies of the exhibition catalogue this Saturday at 9 pm!
This wknd: We're open around-the-clock to celebrate the close of the #Koons retrospective.
FINAL WEEK! Jeff #Koons: A Retrospective closes October 19.
Miss our #OHNYwknd tour of the #FutureWhitney? Stroll on down to Gansevoort & Washington to check out the progress!
Hey, families! Check out activity stations in the galleries from 11:30 am–2:30 pm. #Koons
Nearly 2/3 of the Whitney’s holdings were received as gifts. Check out #ShapingACollection:
"I wanted the work to feel very alive in the present." Scott Rothkopf on planning the #Koons retro. #WhitneyStories
Sarah Michelson's 4 is nominated for @bessieawards! Ceremony on 10/20. [Photo by Paula Court]
See it now or see it never! Jeff #Koons: A Retrospective closes next Sunday.
To make the #sculpture Number 1—1955, #RuthAsawa used a method of “crocheting” wire that she learned…
THURS 12 am: MORTAL KOMBAT, featuring @arianareines and Jim Fletcher with Edley ODowd.
Great #tbt poster sighting at our office! Edward #Hopper and the American Imagination was on view June…
Check out some highlights from our Jeff #Koons: Family Day.