Open Studio: Drawing People with Jason Polan

SAT, May 7, 2016
10:30 am–3 pm

Floor Three, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center and Susan and John Hess Family Theater

Bring your family to a special Open Studio focusing on our new exhibition Human Interest: Portraits from the Whitney’s Collection. Join artist and illustrator Jason Polan for a large-scale portrait drawing workshop in the Susan and John Hess Family Theater.

Jason Polan’s illustrations have appeared in publications such as The New York Times and The New Yorker among others. As creator of the project Every Person In New York, he draws people in subway stations, museums, restaurants, and on street corners, representing the characters he sees with expressive black lines. 

Free with Museum admission. Skip the line: become a member or buy your admission ticket in advance.

The Hearst Artspace and the Seminar Room are equipped with induction hearing loops and infrared assistive listening systems. Accessible seating is also available.

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