Whitney Museum of American Art

A man looks at the art work of Jeff Koons during a media preview of his retrospective at The Whitney Museum of American Art on June 24, 2014 in New York City.  Nearly the entire museum will be filled with four decades of Koons' work; it opens to the public June 27th.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Report: Artist Arrested After Allegedly Spraying Blood ‘X’ On Whitney Museum Wall

A performance artist from Toronto was reportedly arrested this week, after he allegedly sprayed his own blood on the wall of the Whitney Museum of American Art, amid the sculptures of Jeff Koons.

08/21/2014

Art Everywhere display in Times Square (Credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

American Artworks Take Over Times Square As National Art Exhibit Kicks Off

The nationwide exhibit launched Monday and runs through Aug. 31.

08/04/2014

Artist Alex Katz (Credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for MOCA)

Massive Mural By Alex Katz To Be Mounted Near New Whitney Museum

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.

07/30/2014

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, left, Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer, third left, and Whitney Museum Director Adam Weinberg, right, shovel dirt around artist Elizabeth Streb during ground breaking ceremonies for a new Whitney Museum, in New York,  Tuesday, May 24, 2011.  (credit: Richard Drew/AP)

Whitney Museum Breaks Ground On Future Home In Downtown Manhattan

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.

05/24/2011

The Whitney Museum of American Art - Madison Avenue - New York, NY - Jul 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Whitney Museum Of American Art Sells 8 Buildings

The fate of the Marcel Breuer-designed museum on Madison Avenue is uncertain.

10/15/2010