american legends: from calder to o'keeffe

See work by Alice Neel, born today in 1900, in the newest installation of American Legends: From Calder to O'Keeffe.

Alice Neel (1900–1984), Andy Warhol, 1970. Oil on canvas, 60 × 40 in. (152.4 × 101.6 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; gift of Timothy Collins 80.52

The most recent rotation of American Legends: From Calder to O'Keeffe is full of work to discover, including this 1977 sculpture by Roy Lichtenstein, Gold Fish Bowl. To illustrate the rich dialogue between America’s pre- and post-war art, Lichtenstein’s work is installed alongside paintings by Edward Hopper.

Warm up at the Whitney! We’re open extended hours today, 11 am–9 pm. Explore American Legends: From Calder to O'Keeffe, T. J. Wilcox: In the Air, Robert Indiana: Beyond LOVE, and more.

Vija Celmins (b. 1938), Heater, 1964. Oil on canvas. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase with funds from the Contemporary Painting and Sculpture Committee 95.19