1. We’re thrilled to announce the relaunch of Douglas Davis’s The World’s First Collaborative Sentence (1994). Comprised of more than 200,000 posts in a dozen languages, the visionary work is a living document of the Internet’s evolution. View both a historical and a live version—to which visitors can contribute again for the first time in years—on whitney.org.Douglas Davis (b. 1933), The World’s First Collaborative Sentence, 1994–, conserved 2012. HTML and CGI script. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Barbara Schwartz in honor of Eugene M. Schwartz 95.253. Originally commissioned by the Lehman College Art Gallery, The City University of New York, with the assistance of Gary Welz, Robert Schneider, and Susan Hoeltzel

    We’re thrilled to announce the relaunch of Douglas Davis’s The World’s First Collaborative Sentence (1994). Comprised of more than 200,000 posts in a dozen languages, the visionary work is a living document of the Internet’s evolution. View both a historical and a live version—to which visitors can contribute again for the first time in years—on whitney.org.

    Douglas Davis (b. 1933), The World’s First Collaborative Sentence, 1994–, conserved 2012. HTML and CGI script. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Barbara Schwartz in honor of Eugene M. Schwartz 95.253. Originally commissioned by the Lehman College Art Gallery, The City University of New York, with the assistance of Gary Welz, Robert Schneider, and Susan Hoeltzel

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