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The Whitney Studio at New York Studio School Named National Treasure
“The Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Studio in Greenwich Village, operated out of the New York Studio School, has been named a National Treasure by the National Trust. The studio, which was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1992, and was included on the World Monument Fund’s 2012 Watch List, was built in 1877 as a carriage house. In 1907 artist and patron Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney had it converted into a studio and salon, and in 1929 it became part of the original site of the Whitney Museum.” – by M.H. Miller Posted 10/08/14. See full article in ARTnews: Whitney Studio Named National Treasure – http://www.artnews.com/2014/10/08/whitney-studio-named-national-treasure/
Located within the New York Studio School is located a National Treasure, the Whitney Room. Here are some recent articles that has been published recently one of the School’s treasures.
Untapped Cities: The Whitney Studio at New York Studio School Named National Treasure – http://untappedcities.com/2014/10/08/the-whitney-studio-at-new-york-studio-school-named-national-treasure/
ArtFixdaily: Whitney Studio Designated “National Treasure” by National Trust of Historic Preservation – http://www.artfixdaily.com/news_feed/2014/10/12/1946-whitney-studio-designated-national-treasure-by-national-trust-of
Hyperallergic: Whitney Studio, a Landmark in Need of Repair, Designated “National Treasure” – http://hyperallergic.com/154267/whitney-studio-a-landmark-in-need-of-repair-designated-national-treasure/