a timeline of the dana schutz emmett till painting controversy
A painting at the Whitney Biennial has sparked a fierce debate about race and cultural ownership.
black artists urge the whitney biennial to remove painting of murdered black teenager emmett till
A painting by a white woman artist of Emmett Till, a black teenager killed by white men for looking at a white woman, has been described as racist and exploitative.
7 things you can’t miss at the 2017 whitney biennial
The 78th edition of the American art behemoth exists in a turbulent political climate, but navigates it with a sense of future progress. From trippy inception mirror mazes addressing economic discrepancy to magical beaded sculptures presenting chaos as...