A Visit to The New Whitney

The opening for Laura Poitras’s first solo museum exhibition gave me the opportunity to visit the Whitney, the “New Whitney” and only Whitney which relocated as of May 1, 2015 to a fabulous building designed by Renzo Piano in the Chelsea Meatpacking district of Manhattan. The former location on Madison and 75th Street housed the…

Priscilla Heep-Coll, long time CLWAC board member and the current sculpture chair was the 2015 honored member of the Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club.

Out and About as of Mid Dec. 2015

(from the CLW website, clwac.org) Catharine Lorillard Wolfe (1828-1887) was a prominent New York philanthropist and art collector, and the only woman among the 106 founders of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In addition to bequeathing her painting collection to the museum, Ms. Wolfe left an endowment to Grace Church in Manhattan to promote “women’s work.” At…