On view
January 12–March 6, 2021 East Gallery

Jeffrey Meris
Still Standing

January 12–March 6, 2021 West Gallery

White Room: Julius Caesar Bustamante

On view
Coming up

“Never Created, Never Destroyed”

A reading and conversation featuring S*an D. Henry-Smith with Justin Allen, Elliott Jerome Brown Jr., and Kearra Amaya Gopee

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
5pm EST

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Printed Matter’s Virtual Art Book Fair

February 25–28, 2021
Opening February 24, 2021


On view
Archive in Progress

The White Columns Archive spans fifty years of archival holdings from White Columns. The initial contents of the Archive In Progress will continue to be augmented with current materials as well as further historical materials, in the hope of being a comprehensive reflection of our actual physical history.

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Exhibition October–November 1970

Inaugural Group Show

Exhibition January 21–February 11, 1978

A Lesbian Show

Exhibition May 4–8, 1983

Speed Trials

Exhibition February 6–28, 1987

Resistance (Anti-Baudrillard)

Exhibition June 25–July 31, 1988

ACT-UP at White Columns

Exhibition January 23–March 1, 1998


Exhibition September 13–October 20, 2002

Gloria: Another Look at feminist Art in the 1970s

June 17–July 23, 2005

Post No Bills

June 14–July 27, 2013

The Cat Show

Exhibition June 21–August 5, 2017

I [heart] John Giorno

On view

Dedicated by Jessi Reaves

The New York Artists’ Memorial Garden

The New York Artists’ Memorial Garden is a collaborative project created for Jackson Square, set in a neighborhood that has a long-standing history with New York’s arts communities.