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
ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s
October 10, 2014–January 7, 2015
V. S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life
October 24, 2014–February 11, 2015
Wang Jianwei: Time Temple
October 31, 2014–February 16, 2015
Kandinsky Before Abstraction, 1901–1911
June 27, 2014–Spring 2015
A Long-Awaited Tribute: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Usonian House and Pavilion
July 27, 2012–Ongoing
Collection on View
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Exhibition Tour in Mandarin—Wang Jianwei: Time Temple
Saturday, December 20, 12 pm
This public tour led by Mandarin-speaking gallery educator Fuchiawen Lien focuses on themes and artworks in the exhibition Wang Jianwei: Time Temple.
Plan Your Visit
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
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Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children under 12 Free
Multimedia guides are free with admission.
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Learn more about the work of the ZERO network in the ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s–60s exhibition videos.