Joel Wachs, Dorothy Lichtenstein. Photo credit: Clint Spaulding, Patrick McMullan.
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At the Whitney's American Art Award Gala, Remembering a Little Lichtenstein at Florent

At last night’s gala at Highline Stages, the Whitney Museum gave its 2014 American Art Award, designed this time around by artist Josephine Meckseper, to Roy Lichtenstein’s widow Dorothy Lichtenstein, The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the Maramotti Family, the latter known not only for the Max Mara line of clothing but for its philanthropic contributions to visual art, particularly Max Mara Art Prize for women artists.

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