Whitney Museum Enters Three-Year Partnership With Grand Rapids Art Museum

36 Whitney Museum Enters Three Year Partnership With Grand Rapids Art Museum For the next three years, the Whitney Museum will ship selected exhibitions to the Grand Rapids Art Museum in Michigan, MLive.com reports. The partnership begins Saturday in Grand Rapids, with Robert Rauschenberg’s “Synapsis Shuffle,” which ran at the Whitney in 2000.

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Grand Rapids Art Museum director and CEO Dana Friis-Hansen said it’s an honor to have masterpieces of American art from the early 20th century through the beginning of the 21st century come to town.

“The exhibitions will inspire discovery, enjoyment, and learning about art, creative thinking, and culture,” Friis-Hansen said

Next on the agenda: “Real/Surreal,” beginning in Grand Rapids on Oct. 19.