“Grant Wood: American Gothic and Other Fables”
March 2, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort St, New York, NY 10014


Surveying the career of the seminal painter whose work illuminated the hopes and anxieties of 1930s rural America, this exhibition encompasses Grant Wood’s early decorative objects and oils, as well as his mature paintings and murals, anchored by “American Gothic,” his emblematic double portrait of Midwest America.

Grant Wood, “American Gothic (1930).
© Figge Art Museum, successors to the Estate of Nan Wood Graham/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.
Photo: courtesy Art Institute of Chicago/Art Resource, NY.

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