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Whitney Biennial 2012

2 Jun

Whitney Biennial 2012

Jim and I have been on somewhat of an art kick lately. The last day of the Whitney Biennial was last Sunday, so we decided to check it out.

All in all, I wasn’t blown away by any of the pieces in the show, but there was still a lot of great art to look at. In particular, my favorite piece was an installation with a room filled with baseballs and a very serene soundtrack playing. It was quite stunning, especially being it consumed you as soon as you stepped off the elevator.

Another highlight of the show was this installation of this animatronic dummy who would speak in this incredibly creepy voice. I for the life of me couldn’t figure out what the piece meant, but it was so creepy while I was in there a kid came in and was so terrified started screaming and broke down crying. Does that being the highlight make me a bad person?

Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

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Whitney Biennial 2012

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Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

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Whitney Biennial 2012

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Whitney Biennial 2012

Whitney Biennial 2012

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