1. Helen Frankenthaler's Blue Form in a Scene (1961) and Grace Hartigan's Sweden (1959) in Shaping a Collection: Five Decades of Gifts.
Photograph via heatherripleyart.

    Helen Frankenthaler's Blue Form in a Scene (1961) and Grace Hartigan's Sweden (1959) in Shaping a Collection: Five Decades of Gifts.

    Photograph via heatherripleyart.

  2. We’re thrilled to announce a gift of seventy-five iconic photographs from Sondra Gilman Gonzalez-Falla and Celso Gonzalez-Falla.
Alfred Stieglitz (1864–1946), Equivalent, 1923. Gelatin silver print. Promised gift of Sondra Gilman Gonzalez‑Falla and Celso Gonzalez‑Falla to Whitney Museum of American Art, New York and The Gilman and Gonzalez‑Falla Arts Foundation T.2014.251. Alfred Stieglitz: © 2014 Georgia O’Keeffe Museum/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

    We’re thrilled to announce a gift of seventy-five iconic photographs from Sondra Gilman Gonzalez-Falla and Celso Gonzalez-Falla.

    Alfred Stieglitz (1864–1946), Equivalent, 1923. Gelatin silver print. Promised gift of Sondra Gilman Gonzalez‑Falla and Celso Gonzalez‑Falla to Whitney Museum of American Art, New York and The Gilman and Gonzalez‑Falla Arts Foundation T.2014.251. Alfred Stieglitz: © 2014 Georgia O’Keeffe Museum/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

  3. "A painting is not a picture of an experience; it is an experience." —Mark Rothko, born today in 1903. 
Photo via crabmink.

    "A painting is not a picture of an experience; it is an experience." —Mark Rothko, born today in 1903. 

    Photo via crabmink.

  4. Jeff Koons's Cat on a Clothesline (Aqua) courtesy cplu. 

    Jeff Koons's Cat on a Clothesline (Aqua) courtesy cplu

  5. "My work is about the viewer more than anything else." —Jeff Koons
Installation view Jeff Koons: A Retrospective (June 27–October 19, 2014) Whitney Museum of American Art, N.Y. © Jeff Koons. Photograph by Ron Amstutz

    "My work is about the viewer more than anything else." —Jeff Koons

    Installation view Jeff Koons: A Retrospective (June 27–October 19, 2014) Whitney Museum of American Art, N.Y. © Jeff Koons. Photograph by Ron Amstutz

  6. Did you know this organ sounds like a race car? Learn more about Jeff Koons’s Hulk/Elvis series. 
Installation view of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, June 27–October 19, 2014). Jeff Koons, Hulk (Organ), 2004–14; Liberty Bell, 2006–14. © Jeff Koons. Photograph by Ronald Amstutz

    Did you know this organ sounds like a race car? Learn more about Jeff Koons’s Hulk/Elvis series. 

    Installation view of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective (Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, June 27–October 19, 2014). Jeff Koons, Hulk (Organ), 2004–14; Liberty Bell, 2006–14. © Jeff Koons. Photograph by Ronald Amstutz

  7. Perfect for a rainy, late summer day: Pat Steir’s September Evening Waterfall (1991). 

    Perfect for a rainy, late summer day: Pat Steir’s September Evening Waterfall (1991). 

  8. One of the amazing things about art is that it changes every day, and its meaning to you changes every day.

    — Jeff Koons

  9. Sketch of a Jeff Koons selfie by 1011drawings.

    Sketch of a Jeff Koons selfie by 1011drawings.

  10. Close looking: Gregory Crewdson’s Untitled (north by northwest) (2004) on view in Edward Hopper and Photography.

    Close looking: Gregory Crewdson’s Untitled (north by northwest) (2004) on view in Edward Hopper and Photography.

  11. A look at the fourth floor galleries of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective.

  12. The fifth floor in fifteen seconds. 

  13. The sculptures in Jeff Koons's Banality series are mash-ups of stuffed animals, gift shop figurines, and images taken from magazines, product packaging, films, and even Leonardo da Vinci.

  14. My purpose is to paint the life of my people as I know it.

    — Romare Bearden

  15. In response to the popularity of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective, we’ll be open six days a week starting today! Visit us 11 am–6 pm.

    In response to the popularity of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective, we’ll be open six days a week starting today! Visit us 11 am–6 pm.