A Tribute to Leonard A. Lauder

A commemoration of the lifetime dedication to American art by renowned businessman Leonard Lauder (of Estee Lauder).  By gifting masterpieces by artists such as Jasper Johns, Chuck Close and Andy Warhol, and ultimately donating a large endowment, Lauder made good on his belief in and commitment to sharing great art with the American people.


Director

Whitney Whitney Museum of American Art

As the preeminent institution devoted to the art of the United States, the Whitney Museum of American Art presents the full range of twentieth-century and contemporary American art, with a special focus on works by living artists.

 

Additional Projects

 
 

Building a New Whitney