Commissions

Access original works of art commissioned specifically for Artport by the Whitney.


Proxy, 5-WM2A

Commissioned for the 2014 Whitney Gala and Studio Party, Proxy, 5-WM2A is a virtual designer drug by Will Pappenheimer.

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Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise/Sunset is a series of Internet art projects commissioned by the Whitney specifically for whitney.org to mark sunset and sunrise in New York City every day.

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America's Got No Talent

“America’s Got No Talent” is a web-based software project by Jonah Brucker-Cohen and Katherine Moriwaki that attempts to synthesize and process the steady stream of Twitter feeds for several American reality television shows.

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Clickistan

CLICKISTAN references early net art and classic coin-operated arcade games.

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Tripolar

Originally commissioned by the Whitney for its 2002 CODeDOC exhibition, Scott Snibbe’s Tripolar animates the tangled, abstract, and ever-changing forms a pendulum makes as it swings over a magnetic base.

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Screening Circle

Screening Circle adapts the cultural tradition of the quilting circle into an online format.

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The Battle of Algiers

This work recomposes scenes from the 1965 film of the same name by director Gillo Pontecorvo.

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The Dumpster

The Dumpster is an interactive online visualization of the romantic lives of American teenagers.

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Follow Through

Follow Through is a mobile, audio-visual artwork that was created for the Museum’s fifth floor.

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{Software} Structures

Restored in 2016, {Software} Structures (2004) explores conceptual art's relationship to software as art.

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CODeDOC

CODeDOC takes a reverse look at ‘software art’ projects by focusing on the ‘back end’ of code.

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IDEA LINE

IDEA LINE displays a timeline of net artworks, mapping lines of thought through time.

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VOYEUR_WEB

VOYEUR_WEB collapses the private and public by connecting the blueprint of an apartment with images of its rooms.

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