The Whitney has what they term a "special concentration" of Edward Hopper's
paintings. They are on continuous view:
Leonard & Evelyn Lauder Galleries, Floor 5
An entire century of American art can be seen through the rich holdings of
the Whitney?s permanent collection. The first half of the exhibition
chronicles the development of American art from the exuberant expressions of
early twentieth-century realists to later modernist experiments in
abstraction. Highlights of the exhibition include a special concentration of
Edward Hopper paintings, George Bellows?s boxing masterpiece Dempsey and
Firpo (1924), Georgia O?Keeffe?s sexually suggestive abstraction Music?Pink
and Blue II (1919), and Joseph Stella?s paean to mechanization, The Brooklyn
Bridge: Variation on an Old Theme (1939).
You might try finding Powell's Bookstore online for a used copy of the
Bartell book. Powell's is a great used bookstore in Portland, OR and in
Chicago that will find books for you and ship them.
Good luck and enjoy NYC!
>From: subha de <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Reply-To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
>To: "TeacherArtExchange Discussion Group"
>Subject: [teacherartexchange] hi i am here
>Date: Sat, 27 May 2006 14:36:56 +0100 (BST)
>I am in New York from India having a good time.
>yesterday visited MO MA that was a Friday treat. Today
>would visit Whitney Museum and Strand book store. Can
>anyone suggest a museum where I could find a display
>of Edward Hooper's paintings. Is there any museum
>exclusively for women artists?
>Yesterday I had also been to the Pearl Paints and got
>to see many art materials which I read about in the
>list.I was most inquisitive about sharpies, and found
>it is very similar to what we use.
>My daughter had a good time in Hillsdale Junior School
>as a visiting student for few hours.
> If you have any suggestions regarding what I should
>be seeing or visiting as a art teacher do let me know.
>Marvin Bartell's book on amazon .com was too expensive
>is there a store where I can get a used copy?
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