Contemporary Art Benefit Auction
CONTEMPORARY ART BENEFIT AUCTION
FOR THE SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM FOUNDATION
Monday, November 7, 6:30 pm
Phillips de Pury & Company
450 Park Avenue (at 57th St)
New York City
In conjunction with the Guggenheim International Gala, a benefit auction to support the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation will be held on the evening of Monday, November 7, at Phillips de Pury & Company immediately preceding the Contemporary Art Part I sale. To be auctioned are twenty-two works generously donated by an extraordinary group of artists, including Cai Guo-Qiang, Maurizio Cattelan, Dan Colen, George Condo, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Subodh Gupta, Jenny Holzer, Idris Khan, Bharti Kher, Anselm Kiefer, Lee Bul, Lee Ufan, Nate Lowman, Adam McEwen, Richard Phillips, Rob Pruitt, Sterling Ruby, Doris Salcedo, Richard Serra, Francesco Vezzoli, Lawrence Weiner, Christopher Wool, and Haegue Yang.
Funds raised are dedicated to maintaining the Guggenheim's innovative exhibitions, acquisitions, and educational programs.
An open preview of the auction works at Phillips de Pury’s Park Avenue location will take place October 29–November 6. Browse selections from the auction catalogue.
Admission to the Guggenheim Benefit Auction is by ticket only—registration required.
To attend the auction and place a bid in-person or via absentee bid, please submit a registration form to Peter Flores at email@example.com or fax to 212 924 3185.
If you have any questions, please contact us by phone at 212 360 4309 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
On View Now
Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe
February 21–September 1, 2014
Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video
January 24–May 14, 2014
Kandinsky in Paris, 1934–1944
June 28, 2013–April 23, 2014
A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing
Collection on View
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Art After Dark
Friday, March 7, 9 pm
Join us for an after-hours party and private viewing of current exhibitions, including Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video.
Workshop for Educators
Saturday, March 8, 10 am–1 pm
Educators are invited to a workshop focusing on Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video.
Plan Your Visit
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
Hours & Ticketing
Sun 10 am–5:45 pm
Mon 10 am–5:45 pm
Tue 10 am–5:45 pm
Wed 10 am–5:45 pm
Fri 10 am–5:45 pm
Sat 10 am–7:45 pm
See Plan Your Visit for more information on ticketing.
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children 12 and under Free
Multimedia guides are free with admission.
FUTURISM BLOG SERIES
See British cartoonists’ satiric take on Futurism on the Guggenheim blog.