Whitney Museum of American Art
The nationwide exhibit launched Monday and runs through Aug. 31.
A monumental mural by artist Alex Katz will soon be mounted directly across from the new location of the Whitney Museum of American Art in the Meatpacking District.
The groundbreaking ceremony for the $720 million museum on Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District was attended by its architect, Renzo Piano, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and other dignitaries.
The fate of the Marcel Breuer-designed museum on Madison Avenue is uncertain.