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Jeff Koons' Whitney retrospective ending with 36-hour marathon viewing
Jeff Koons' Whitney retrospective ending with 36-hour marathon viewing

This is the final weekend for “Jeff Koons: A Retrospective,” the controversial exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art that occupies all four floors of exhibition space. It will be the last show prior to the museum’s departure from Manhattan's Upper East Side for a brand new facility in the meatpacking district on the Lower West Side, opening next spring. When I stopped by Friday, the line of visitors waiting to enter stretched out the front door to Madison Avenue and around the corner down 75th Street. The show has been a popular hit. When all is said and done, attendance — long past a quarter-million — will put it at or near the top of...

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