Community

The Whitney’s Community Programs build sustained connections that go beyond the single museum visit, bringing art, ideas, and dialogue to classrooms, senior centers, and community-based organizations around the city.


Neighborhood Initiatives

The Whitney’s Education department has been engaged in research, outreach, and an inclusive planning process in our new neighborhood.

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Community Partnerships

Sustained relationships that bring Whitney educators and artists into an organization for extended programming which promotes the Museum as an essential resource.

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Study Sessions: Baseera Khan

FRI, Jul 21, 2017
7:30–9 pm

Photograph of artist Baseera Khan

For each Study Session, an artist, writer, or cultural worker selects a work of art on view in the Whitney’s galleries as a departure point for thinking through an urgent question in our contemporary political landscape. This session is led by Baseera Khan.

Free with Museum admission. Pre-register to skip the line. 


Senior Programs

We partner with community-based senior organizations to create customized programs that challenge seniors to actively engage with the Whitney’s collection and exhibitions, share ideas, and relate what they learn to their own lives and experiences.

Senior Center Partners

Learn about the Whitney’s collaboration with a select number of community-based senior organizations.

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